Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions
Personal journal of Doogie Howser, M.D: FEBRUARY 5, 1993... Santa Claus, the Toothe Fairy, the perfect babysitter -- mythical figures from childhood. I know there's no jolly fat man, I know Dad put the dollar under my pillow, but thank God I'll always have my Rachel Wilson.
The German episode title is "Ein Traum wird wahr", meaning "A Dream Come True".
They keep saying that Rachel was Doogie's babysitter when he was 10 years old. However, when he was 10 years old, he was starting Princeton. How can he be baby-sat in California and attending Princeton at the same time?
Episode title: "You've Come a Long Way, Baby-Sitter" A play on the ad campaign for Virginia Slims cigarettes. The 1968-1986 ads celebrated feminism with photographs of modern women accompanied by the slogan, "You've come a long way, baby."