Boy Meets World

Season 3 Episode 5

Hometown Hero

Aired Friday 8:30 PM Oct 27, 1995 on ABC



  • Trivia

    • In He Said, She Said, Cory talks about Miss Birnbaum being the biology teacher. In this episode, however, Dr. Sorrel is the biology teacher.

  • Quotes

    • Shawn: It's a trash can fire. It'll go out by itself; or tomorrow when they take out the trash.

    • Shawn: I don't know why you didn't just walk through the gate like I did.
      Cory: It was too easy, it looked like a trap.

    • Shawn: Cory, let me tell you something about breaking and entering. You usually don't hang around and vent while your doing it.

    • Shawn: As some famous guy once said: "Let there be light".

    • Shawn: Did you do your paper?
      Cory: No, you?
      Shawn: I didn't even know there was one. So what do we tell Sorrell?
      Cory: The truth.
      Shawn: That aliens abducted us.
      Cory: And ate our papers.

    • Cory: Shawn, it's a chemistry lab. Chemicals explode.
      Shawn: Oh no, this is bad.
      Cory: That's what I'm sayin'!
      Shawn: No, no, no. I ended my paper "In conclusion, chemicals don't explode!"

    • Shawn (to Cory): Quick, rub off your DNA!

    • Mr Feeny: To me a real hero is someone who does the right thing, when the right thing isn't the easy thing to do.

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • Cory (about the school quarterback): He's only fooling himself if he thinks this hero stuff is gonna carry him through life.
      Shawn:Oh yeah, Troy Aikman's really hurting.

      Troy Aikman was a quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys. He lead the team to three Super Bowl titles in four years. ('92, '93, '95)