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"Laugh with Blue" is the seventh episode of Season 1 in the reboot series Blue's Clues & You!. It is a remake of "What's So Funny?."


Josh is acting silly today, but he just can't seem to get Blue to laugh. So Josh wants to see what makes Blue laugh. However, he confusedly got a potato instead of his Handy Dandy Notebook from Sidetable Drawer who is giggling.


  • Question: What will make Blue laugh?
  • Clues: All 3 balls
    • 1. Yellow Ball
    • 2. Purple Ball
    • 3. Red Ball
  • Answer to Blue's Clues: Juggling
  • Living room picture: An egg (facial and head features are added with each appearance throughout the episode)
  • Email or Letter?: Letter



Josh is acting silly today, but he just can't seem to get Blue to laugh, so he wants to see what makes Blue laugh.

Clues (all balls)

  • 1. Yellow ball
  • 2. Red ball
  • 3. Purple ball


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This episode is available for streaming on Paramount Global's video streaming service Paramount+.


  • This is the first episode to be a remake of a season 3 episode.
  • A running gag occurred four Times whenever Josh tries to get the notebook, Mr. Sock Puppet suggests him a potato instead which makes the kids' voiceover laugh.
  • Josh does two impressions in this episode. He does a Charlie Chaplin impression when he said: “Remember, Blue’s pawprints will be on the clues. Blue’s Clues.” He winked while doing it. He also does a Sherlock Holmes impression when he calls the gopher a “mastermind” and tells Shovel and Pail that they should figure out his pattern.
  • This is the second episode where the end credits are different. The first time is in "Big News with Blue". It is reused in Happy Birthday Blue.
  • This is the very first episode of the franchise where a purple crayon is used to draw a clue.
  • When Josh goes to the Backward Park and Josh back to the where they started We can here the original Blue's Clues theme (Steve tune) like "We are looking for Blue's Clues" "We just got a Letter"and "We just figured out Blue's Clues". you must be hearing this tune. A kazoo Instrument will hearing.
  • Blue licks at the viewer on the screen right before the credits. The first time this happened was in 123's with Blue.


  • In the original episode, Steve wasn’t able to use a silly way to get rid of Blue's paw print, but in this episode, Josh uses a silly monster hat.
  • In the original, Steve realized the potato in place of the notebook during the theme song and corrected the mistake before continuing. In this one, Josh does notice the potato, but goes along with it and says "potato" instead of "notebook" during the song.
  • The sock puppet in the original episode was a sock puppet that Steve made in "What Does Blue Want to Make?," while the one in this episode was a premade one that came from the Silly Sack.
  • In the original, Steve and Mailbox made each other laugh with Groucho glasses. In this one, Josh and Mailbox made each other laugh with silly monster hats.
  • In the original after the video letter was played, Blue and Steve swap places, but Josh and Blue didn't in the remake.
  • The scenes where Gopher pops up next to circular objects and things that fly were omitted from the original.
  • In the remake episode, Josh wore a jester’s hat since he decided to fit in Silly Town. He called his jester’s hat a Handy Dandy Silly Hat, but in the original episode, Steve didn’t wear a silly hat in Silly Town.
  • In the original episode, Steve uses his regular crayon to draw all the ball clues. In this episode, Josh uses his purple crayon for the second clue and his red crayon for the third clue.
  • After the Silly Town skidoo, Mr. Salt imitating Tickety was omitted. The 3rd ball simply appeared
  • Billy Chicken is Dark Brown instead of Orange.
  • The carrot is used as a screwdriver by a monkey instead of as a drill by a bear.
  • Unlike the original version of this episode, there was no boing sound effect when the worker weasel said "I think I've gone bananas".
  • The center of town isn't featured, but its road can be seen in Backwards Park.
  • Snail can be seen driving a motorcycle backwards in Backwards Park.
    • She can also be seen riding backwards in the credits (specifically from "Live Action Crew" to "Executive in Charge of Nickelodeon").
      • This is the 1st time Snail appeared in the credits of any series.
  • Mr. Salt pretended to Tickety Tock.
  • Blue licks the screen at the end.
  • Blue does not laugh as hard and loud in this episode.
  • In the original, Gopher, Shovel, Pail and Mayor Billy Chicken’s laughing wasn’t heard. It was quiet or muted. In the remake, Gopher, Shovel, Pail and Mayor Billy Chicken’s laughing was heard.
  • In the original, Steve wore Groucho glasses, a silly red wig and a shoe on his head and juggle 3 balls while singing the "So Long Song" and Blue wore Groucho glasses, But in the remake, Josh and Blue didn't do anything or wear anything during the song.
Blue's Clues & You! Episodes
Season 1
"Meet Josh!" • "Playdate with Magenta" • "Big News with Blue" • "ABC's with Blue" • "123's with Blue" • "Sad Day with Blue" • "Laugh with Blue" • "Song Time with Blue" • "Getting Glasses with Magenta" • "Growing with Blue" • "Happy Birthday Blue" • "Story Time with Blue" • "The Thinking Squad" • "Science with Blue" • "Colors Everywhere with Blue" • "Pajama Party with Blue" • "Bluestock Remake" • "Spooky Costume Party with Blue" • "Thankful with Blue" • "Getting Healthy with Blue"
Season 2
"Blue's Big Beat Band" • "Hide and Seek with Blue" • "Blue's Treasure Hunt" • "Welcome to Blue's Bistro" • "Blue's Big Baking Show" • "Blue's Night Before Christmas" • "Sleepy Singalong with Blue" • "Blue's Big Dance Party" • "Blue's Big Imagination" • "What I Like About Blue" • "Blue's Show and Tell Surprise" • "Blue's Rainy Day Rainbow" • "Spring is Here!" • "Blue's Big Neighborhood Adventure" • "Blue's Beach Bonanza" • "Blue's Anywhere Box Surprise" • "Mystery of the Missing Pies" • "Blue Makes a Movie with You!"• "It's Your Birthday!" • "Blue's Big Costume Parade"
Season 3
"Our New Neighbor" • "The Ghost of the Living Room" • "A Blue's Clues Festival of Lights" • "Blue's Snowy Day Surprise" • "Blue's Dino Clues" • "Building with Blue" • "Blue's Backyard Sports Spectacular" • "Blue's Mystery Present" • "Mailtime Mystery" • "Magenta's Case of the Giggles" • "Rainbow Puppy's Skidoo Adventure" • "Blue's Treasure of Clue Lagoon" • "Blue and Little Rainbow Riding Hood" • "Blue's Storytime with Camila" • "Tickety's Big Musical Morning" • "Something New at Blue's School" • "Feelin' Filipino" • "Into the Blueniverse!" • "Sage & Ginger's Baby Book" • "Joshini The Amazing"
Season 4
"The Legend of the Jack O'Lantern" • "A Blue Christmas with You!" • "Blue's Wish Comes True!" • "Magenta's Thank You Day Surprise" • "Firefighter Blue to the Rescue!" • "Knights of the Snack Table" • "Night at the Blueseum" • "A Tale of Shovel & Pail" • "The Case of the Missing Thinking Chair" • "Return of the Thinking Squad" • "Rainbow Puppy's Big Farm Fair" • "Pearl's Kickball Championship" • "The Big Blue Derby" • "Blue's New Pet" • "The Wizard of Skidoo" • "Josh's Crummy Day" • "Josh and Blue's Ice Cream Shop" • "The Silly Smelly Smell" • "Rock On, Rainbow Puppy!" • "Hola, Mexico City!" • "Josh Visits the Philippines!" • "Happy Birthday, Sage & Ginger" • "If You Don't See It, Be It!" • "Hotel Blue" • "Blue's Breaking News" • "Blue's Countdown Celebration"