A Different World

Season 2 Episode 21

Citizen Wayne

Aired Unknown Apr 27, 1989 on NBC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • (Kim and Jaleesa tell Freddie they are presenting her with a gift, and the rappers walk downstairs.)
      Freddie: Male strippers!

    • Rev. Jackson: You've gotta stand up. You can't surrender. A man can't be heard if he stops talking.

    • Dwayne (to Ron): Maybe you'll like it better like this. (Begins dancing) I'm out! I'm out! There's nothing left to shout about! I quit! I quit! I'm through with it!

    • Whitley (about LaToya Jackson): Please. That woman has more plastic in her than a Tonka truck.

  • Notes

    • Following his disastrous haircut two episodes earlier, Ron has finally realized his most logical option and just shaved his head.

    • Another scene that was cut for syndication had Lettie meeting Rev. Jackson and shaking his hand. A clip of this can be seen over the closing credits.

    • Rev. Jesse Jackson wears a North Carolina A&T State University sweatshirt. He is a graduate of the famed HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities).

    • Khandi Alexander had some scenes edited out in syndication. One scene includes her talking to Dwayne about the election. Alexander later played Catherine Duke on the NBC sitcom NewsRadio.

    • Sinbad does not appear in this episode.

  • Allusions