Scared Straight

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (8)

  • Blanche: Now, Rose, I'm about to say two little words and they are the hardest words for me to say... Rose: 'Not tonight?'

  • Blanche: (coming into the living room) Who's there at the door? Rose: It's me, Blanche.

  • Dorothy: Ma. What are you doing up? Sophia: Someone left the lock off my cage.

  • (After seeing Blanche blowing in Dorothy's ear) Sophia: I'm going to be dead in 24 hours. Couldn't you have stayed in the closet for one more day.

  • Dorothy: (to Rose) Why do I get the feeling they had a maid named Honey Bee while they were growing up.

  • Sophia: The man's as gay as a picnic basket.

  • (Thinking she is in a gay bar) Blanche: I'd be happy if any one of you men went out with my brother!! Man: I'd rather go out with you, lady! Blanche: (gasp) I did the impossible, I converted one!

  • Rose: We should we put out the welcome mat. Blanche: We don't have a welcome mat. Rose: What about the one Dorothy says is at the foot of your bed?

Notes (2)

  • This episode was videotaped on December 02, 1988.

  • This is the first time we meet Blanche's gay brother, Clayton Hollingsworth, played by Monte Markham.

Trivia (1)

  • If you notice in this episode there is a peephole in the front door but you don't see it in any other episodes.