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The Electric Company Previous Broadcasts

The Unmuffins (Episode #212)

KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 30, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Something funny is going on. The Pranksters are being very helpful and The Electric Company is being awfully unfriendly. Will Jessica be able to fix things so everyone is back to normal?

Goodnight Robot (Episode #206H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 30, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

The Electric Company circulates a petition to save a famous literary landmark from destruction.

The Unmuffins (Episode #212)

KQED Plus: Sun, Sep 30, 2012 -- 10:30 AM

Something funny is going on. The Pranksters are being very helpful and The Electric Company is being awfully unfriendly. Will Jessica be able to fix things so everyone is back to normal?

Goodnight Robot (Episode #206H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 29, 2012 -- 7:30 AM

The Electric Company circulates a petition to save a famous literary landmark from destruction.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 30, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 30, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 29, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 29, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

The Incredible Return-A-Ball (Episode #303H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 28, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Marcus sees a commercial for Francine's latest invention, The Return-a-ball, a ball that is supposed to come right back to you when you throw it. He can't resist buying it, but quickly discovers that it doesn't work. The rest of The Electric Company pitches in to help Marcus prove that Francine faked her commercial so he can get his pride and his money back.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 29, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 28, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Wordball Games (Episode #302H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 27, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Right before the yearly Wordball Games, the neighborhood Olympics, Hector sprains his ankle. With Hector unable to compete, The Electric Company does not have enough players to participate against the four Pranksters! But when Manny also gets hurt, the numbers are even once again. Now the question is, can Marcus handle Hector's event the Word Obstacle course?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 28, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 28, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 28, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Sep 27, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Off Target (Episode #301H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 26, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

A neighborhood kid, Marcus Barnes, has just found out he has the wordball power...well, kind of. The Electric Company tries to help Marcus improve his wordball throwing skills so he can join them. Meanwhile, Francine and Gilda, a new resident in Francine's building and Prankster-in-training, ask Manny to build a machine that can help them prevent Marcus from becoming the newest member of The Electric Company.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Sep 27, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Sep 27, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Sep 27, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Sep 26, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

The Unmuffins (Episode #212)

KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 25, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Something funny is going on. The Pranksters are being very helpful and The Electric Company is being awfully unfriendly. Will Jessica be able to fix things so everyone is back to normal?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Wed, Sep 26, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Sep 26, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Sep 26, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 25, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Goodnight Robot (Episode #206H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Sep 24, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

The Electric Company circulates a petition to save a famous literary landmark from destruction.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 30, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 30, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 29, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 29, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 25, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 25, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 25, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 24, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

The Great Compromise (Episode #205)

KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 24, 2012 -- 7:30 AM

The Electric Company and the Pranksters have to work together to preserve their ability to use their special powers in the neighborhood.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 24, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

Friends Or Aunts (Episode #201H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 23, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Annie Scrambler and her aunt go head-to-head with Lisa and Hector on a semi-popular game show.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 24, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

Franscent (Episode #125)

KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 22, 2012 -- 7:30 AM

Francine ruins both her science project and Lisa's. The two rivals need find a way to work together on a new project or they'll both fail.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 23, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 23, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 23, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 22, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 22, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

The Great Compromise (Episode #205)

KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 21, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

The Electric Company and the Pranksters have to work together to preserve their ability to use their special powers in the neighborhood.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 24, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 22, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 21, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Oh Danny Boy (Episode #204H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 20, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Hector and Danny join forces in a doubles ping pong tournament. Will they find friendship in victory?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 21, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 21, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 21, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Sep 20, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

A Whole New Francine (Episode #202H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 19, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Francine decides to be a nicer person, but is it just a ploy to get invited into The Electric Company?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Sep 20, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Sep 20, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Sep 20, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Sep 19, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Friends Or Aunts (Episode #201H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 18, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Annie Scrambler and her aunt go head-to-head with Lisa and Hector on a semi-popular game show.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 24, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Sep 19, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Sep 19, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Sep 19, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 18, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Franscent (Episode #125)

KQED Plus: Mon, Sep 17, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Francine ruins both her science project and Lisa's. The two rivals need find a way to work together on a new project or they'll both fail.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 23, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 23, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 23, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 22, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 22, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 18, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 18, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 18, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 17, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Electric Accompany (Episode #124)

KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 17, 2012 -- 7:30 AM

Annie hypnotizes Keith to sing an annoying jingle. The Electric Company needs to cure Keith in time for him to perform the song he wrote for his dad's birthday.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 17, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

Out to Launch (Episode #119H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 16, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

When Francine calls Hector a liar on a neighborhood billboard, The Electric Company has to work together to help clear Hector's name.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 17, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

The Wordball Is My Oyster (Episode #118H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 16, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

Lisa gets a case of stage fright when she's cast as the lead in Hector's play. Can Lisa overcome her fears in time to save the play, or will she have to give her part to Annie?

Out to Launch (Episode #119H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Sep 16, 2012 -- 10:30 AM

When Francine calls Hector a liar on a neighborhood billboard, The Electric Company has to work together to help clear Hector's name.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 17, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

The Wordball Is My Oyster (Episode #118H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 15, 2012 -- 7:30 AM

Lisa gets a case of stage fright when she's cast as the lead in Hector's play. Can Lisa overcome her fears in time to save the play, or will she have to give her part to Annie?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 16, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 16, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 15, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 15, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

Electric Accompany (Episode #124)

KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 14, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Annie hypnotizes Keith to sing an annoying jingle. The Electric Company needs to cure Keith in time for him to perform the song he wrote for his dad's birthday.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 17, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 15, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 14, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Fromage Here to Eternity (Episode #121H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 13, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Lisa is chosen to write a story on Skeleckian cheese-making for the school paper, but Annie is determined to scoop her.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 14, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 14, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 14, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Sep 13, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

The Limerick Slam (Episode #120)

KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 12, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Jessica and Manny compete in the annual Limerick-Off.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Sep 13, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Sep 13, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Sep 13, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Sep 12, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Out to Launch (Episode #119H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 11, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

When Francine calls Hector a liar on a neighborhood billboard, The Electric Company has to work together to help clear Hector's name.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 17, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Sep 12, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Sep 12, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Sep 12, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 11, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

The Wordball Is My Oyster (Episode #118H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Sep 10, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Lisa gets a case of stage fright when she's cast as the lead in Hector's play. Can Lisa overcome her fears in time to save the play, or will she have to give her part to Annie?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 16, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 16, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 15, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 15, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 11, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 11, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 11, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 10, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

The Junior Assistant (Episode #310H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 10, 2012 -- 7:30 AM

Francine wants to be on the next season of the "The Junior Assistant, " a reality show run by The Ronald, one of the most rich and famous people in the world. She must collaborate with Hector and The Electric Company to make six hundred cookies by five o'clock in order to prove she's worthy of being on the show.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 10, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

Skills (Episode #101H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 9, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Keith is invited to join the Electric Company, but before he can take the oath, Francine swoops in and steals his special skill. Can the Electric Company help him get it back, or will Keith be powerless forever?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 10, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

The Junior Assistant (Episode #310H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 9, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

Francine wants to be on the next season of the "The Junior Assistant, " a reality show run by The Ronald, one of the most rich and famous people in the world. She must collaborate with Hector and The Electric Company to make six hundred cookies by five o'clock in order to prove she's worthy of being on the show.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 10, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

Skills (Episode #101H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Sep 9, 2012 -- 10:30 AM

Keith is invited to join the Electric Company, but before he can take the oath, Francine swoops in and steals his special skill. Can the Electric Company help him get it back, or will Keith be powerless forever?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 10, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

The Junior Assistant (Episode #310H)

KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 7, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Francine wants to be on the next season of the "The Junior Assistant, " a reality show run by The Ronald, one of the most rich and famous people in the world. She must collaborate with Hector and The Electric Company to make six hundred cookies by five o'clock in order to prove she's worthy of being on the show.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 10, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 9, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 9, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 8, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 8, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 8, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 8, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 7, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Lights, Camera, Beetles (Episode #103H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 6, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Jessica and Hector plan to surprise their cousin with a bug zoo for his birthday party. When Francine steals the prized rhino beetle, it's up to the Electric Company to get it back in time to save the party.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 7, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 7, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 7, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Sep 6, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Scent of a Human (Episode #102H)

KQED Plus: Wed, Sep 5, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

On the day he is supposed to star in his own rap video, Hector is hypnotized into thinking he's a dog. Can The Electric Company train Hector to use his human instincts, or will he have to rap with a doggie brain?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Thu, Sep 6, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Sep 6, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Thu, Sep 6, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Sep 5, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Skills (Episode #101H)

KQED Plus: Tue, Sep 4, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Keith is invited to join the Electric Company, but before he can take the oath, Francine swoops in and steals his special skill. Can the Electric Company help him get it back, or will Keith be powerless forever?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 10, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Sep 5, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Sep 5, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Wed, Sep 5, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 4, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

The Junior Assistant (Episode #310H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Sep 3, 2012 -- 5:30 PM

Francine wants to be on the next season of the "The Junior Assistant, " a reality show run by The Ronald, one of the most rich and famous people in the world. She must collaborate with Hector and The Electric Company to make six hundred cookies by five o'clock in order to prove she's worthy of being on the show.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 10, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 9, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 9, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 8, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 8, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 8, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 8, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Fri, Sep 7, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 4, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 4, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Tue, Sep 4, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 3, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

Madame President (Episode #122H)

KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 3, 2012 -- 7:30 AM

Lisa and Francine face off in the election for Book Club President. Can Lisa's campaign message win out over Francine's dirty politics?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 3, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

Spooky Summer Soiree (Episode #307H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 2, 2012 -- 10:00 PM

For the yearly Spooky Summer Soiree costume party, The Electric Company decides to dress up as animals dressed as monsters. Jessica and Marcus don't have their costumes yet, and Annie Scrambler, with the help of Gilda, has bought all of the costumes at the discount costume store. Marcus and Jessica hit the neighborhood sidewalk sales to find what they need while staying within their budget.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 3, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

Madame President (Episode #122H)

KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 2, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

Lisa and Francine face off in the election for Book Club President. Can Lisa's campaign message win out over Francine's dirty politics?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 3, 2012 -- 11:00 AM

Spooky Summer Soiree (Episode #307H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Sep 2, 2012 -- 10:30 AM

For the yearly Spooky Summer Soiree costume party, The Electric Company decides to dress up as animals dressed as monsters. Jessica and Marcus don't have their costumes yet, and Annie Scrambler, with the help of Gilda, has bought all of the costumes at the discount costume store. Marcus and Jessica hit the neighborhood sidewalk sales to find what they need while staying within their budget.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 3, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

Madame President (Episode #122H)

KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 1, 2012 -- 4:00 AM

Lisa and Francine face off in the election for Book Club President. Can Lisa's campaign message win out over Francine's dirty politics?

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Kids: Mon, Sep 3, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 2, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sun, Sep 2, 2012 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 1, 2012 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 1, 2012 -- 11:00 AM
  • KQED Kids: Sat, Sep 1, 2012 -- 7:30 AM
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