All in the Family

Season 8 Episode 8

Archie's Bitter Pill (1)

Aired Unknown Nov 06, 1977 on CBS



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • (When Edith insists that Archie eats breakfast, he takes his pancakes and puts them in his copat pocket. He also takes his sausages and puts them in his shirt pocket and runs off. After he leaves, the family begins to wonder...)
      Mike: That man is on something.
      Gloria: Bananas!
      Edith: He's on bananas?

    • (after giving Archie his pills---or as he calls its, "P-I-L-Z")
      Manuel: You know, Mr. Bunker, you're a real lucky man. You don't have to wait outside a schoolyard to pick up your junk.

    • Archie: I meant you no harm, Edith.
      Edith: (hugs Archie) It's a'right, Awchie.
      Archie: (cries) I meant you no harm. I meant you no harm...

  • Notes

    • This episode was videotaped on October 21, 1977.

    • William C. Rader M.D., a psychiatrist who was given a writing credit for this episode, married Sally Struthers in 1977 after meeting her while working on this episode. They divorced in 1983.

  • Allusions