Seinfeld

The Fix-Up

Season 3, Ep 16, Aired 2/5/92
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  • Episode Description
  • After selling each other on the idea, Jerry and Elaine sell George and Elaine's friend on a blind date, then they await the results. They promise to keep each other updated with "full disclosure," though that doesn't happen. There also may be a problem with a defective condom. "My boys can swim!"

  • Cast & Crew
  • Michael Richards (I)

    Cosmo Kramer

  • Jerry Seinfeld

    Himself

  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus

    Elaine Marie Benes (not in pilot)

  • Jason Alexander

    George Louis Costanza

  • Elaine Pope

  • Fan Reviews (6)
  • About this episode

    By JordanWelch, Aug 05, 2013

  • i like this!

    By denisedel, Apr 18, 2012

  • Terrible episode.

    By cactusjack39, Feb 21, 2009

  • jerry and elaine send george on a blind date with one of elaines friends, the fix-up seems to work out until elaines friend misses her period.

    By drrdheroe, Jan 17, 2008

  • Maggie Wheeler guest stars!

    By Canogaparkcindy, Nov 04, 2008

  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (12)

    • Kramer: (breaking up Jerry and Elaine's fight) Can't you two see… that you're in LOVE with each other?

    • Kramer: (breaking up a fight between Jerry and George) The next one of you that opens up your mouth and says something, you're gonna have to deal with me!

    • Elaine: Cynthia thought we should nuke the rainforest, get rid of it in one sweep, just so we can eliminate it as a topic of conversation.

    • George: She missed her period? Oh, my God. I can't believe it! I'm a father! I did it! MY BOYS CAN SWIM!!!

    • Cynthia: He was uncomfortable because it was our first time so he felt he would perform better if we did it in the kitchen. He said the kitchen is always the most sociable room in the house. And he was serious. Elaine: So, how was it? Cynthia: How good could it be? My head was on a hot plate.

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    Notes (1)

    • Elaine Pope and Larry Charles won an Emmy for writing this episode.

    Trivia (7)

    • Elaine says that George was fired for trying poison his boss when what happened in "The Revenge" was that George quit and slipped something in his boss's drink when he refused to take him back.

    • Maggie Jakobson (Cynthia) also worked with Jason Alexander (George) in the movie Sexual Healing (1993).

    • Jerry and George debate whether "timbre" is pronounced tim-ber or tam-ber. Either is correct.

    • When George is ranting about why he won't go out with Cynthia, Jerry and George both have belts on. However, when George comes back out from behind the wall and says, "What does she look like?" the scene changes. When the scene changes, Jerry's belt disappears!

    • When George calls Jerry on the phone he tells him he just got home, yet later he reveals that he and Cynthia just had sex at his apartment, so he couldn’t possibly have just gotten home.

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    Allusions (1)

    • When Jerry separates George and Kramer during their squabble he says "Spread out!". This alludes to Moe Howard of Three Stooges fame who stopped the other two stooges from fighting with the same phrase.

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