The Magic School Bus

Season 2 Episode 3

The Busasaurus

Aired Daily 2:30 PM Sep 24, 1995 on PBS



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Carlos: Let's get out of here before we're DEF!
      Class: DEF?
      Carlos: (running away) Digested... Eliminated... and Forgotten!!

    • (The class is looking for Arnold and Phoebe across from a river of Parasaurolophus dinosaurs)
      Carlos: I bet they're ordering an Arnold burger!
      Keesha: With Phoebe fries to go!

    • Phoebe: C'mon, Arnold, let him go. It's just an egg.
      Arnold: But it's Dr. Skeledon's egg. And it's up to me to get it back to her!
      Phoebe: Gee, what a guy!

    • Miss Frizzle: Just like old times, eh Carmina?
      Dr Skeledon: Like that time we went to Scotland to find the Loch Ness Monster.
      Arnold: That must have been in prehistoric times.

    • Ms. Frizzle: She's just giving them some ABC fruit salad.
      Kids: Already been chewed!!!

    • Arnold: ...only I'm too big to fit in the bus.
      Ralphie: With a few adjustments, you could be the bus!
      Kids: Ralphie!

    • Carlos: It must have been a sneeker-saurus! Get it? Seeker--saurus?

  • Notes

    • This is one of the few episodes where Arnold doesn't say "I knew I should have stayed home today". Instead, Phoebe says, "It's a good thing you didn't stay home today, Arnold".

    • Although it's name was never mentioned, the dinosaur at the nesting ground was a Maiasaura.

  • Allusions