Vanessa's Bad Grade

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (6)

  • Vanessa: Rudy what do you think? (Holding up a sweater on a hanger) Rudy: It looks good. Vanessa: You've said that about everthing I've shown you. Rudy: That's because I like everything. Vanessa: No, it's because you don't know how to dress!

  • Clair: Vanessa, what has gotten into you? I have never, ever seen you act like this. Vanessa: Denise and I have fought over clothes before. Cliff: But not to the death!

  • Vanessa and Denise are fighting Vanessa: Knock it off Denise! You're just mad because this sweater looks better on me!

  • Theo: Robert, do you have any sisters? Robert: No.. Theo: Well, go home tonight and thank your parents!

  • Denise: Mom, come on, Vanessa and I have fought over clothes before. Cliff: But not to the death!

  • Cliff: If you don't mind, I would like the two of you to take a break from studying together. Vanessa: Noooo!!

Notes (2)

  • In honor of Martin Luther King Day, the episode concludes with the Huxtables and Robert watching Dr. King's "I Have a Dream" speech on television.

  • Lisa Bonet said that this episode is one of her favorites.