Homicidal Ham

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (3)

  • Diane: We, mostly I, can save this man's life.

  • [Andy is strangling Diane, dressed as characters from "Othello".] Diane: Help, this psycho is trying to kill me! Coach: That's the only line from Shakespeare I ever understood!

  • Diane: One murder does not a murderer make!

Notes (1)

  • David Lloyd earned an Emmy nomination for Best Writing in a Comedy Series for his excellent, typically dark script. Lloyd, of course, penned the renowned, macabre "Chuckles Bites the Dust" episode of "The Mary Tyler Moore Show," for which he won an Emmy in 1976.

Allusions (1)

  • Professor DeWitt: "I love it! A Desdemona that fights back!" Professor DeWitt is right -- it's very unusual for Desdemona, the demure shrinking violet, to struggle in that scene from Othello.