Boy Meets World

Season 5 Episode 13

The Eskimo

Aired Friday 8:30 PM Jan 16, 1998 on ABC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Freezing guy: That's it. I don't even like football, I like billboards. And you've ruined this for me.

    • Eric: The evening began at 7. Started with some intimate pre-dinner conversation at a quaint little Mexican place I happen to know. Came back here and let's just say my clothes were off within 5 minutes.
      Jack: You opened your big mouth. She walked out. You ate alone at Taco Bell, came home, took off all your clothes, and you were asleep by 8 o'clock.
      Eric: How'd you do?
      Jack: Not as good.

    • Topanga: I've never failed before.
      Mr. Feeny: There's a first time for everything.
      Cory: That argument doesn't get you anywhere with her.

    • Mr. Feeny: QUIET!
      Topanga: You yelled at me, but I'm Topanga.

    • Eskimo: I am warm and you are cold.

    • Shawn: I'm my own worst eskimo.

    • Shawn: Hey, Lucy, Ricky! I'm trying to think up here!

    • Jack: Jill is perfect for me. Jack and Jill, why didn't we see this before?

    • Eric: Hope you brought your fat pants ladies.

    • Cory: Bowl? Can? There's trouble in the Balkans?

    • Mr. Feeny: Look at that!
      Alan: Look at what, George? The play is over.
      Feeny: I'm looking at the crowd! Look at the boy holding up the sign!
      Alan: Which one?
      Cory: The one that says "Hey Feeny, nothing's impossible."

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • Super Bowl References:
      Eric: This is the best Super Bowl since Super Bowl XX.
      Super Bowl XX featured the Chicago Bears vs. New England Patriots. In one of the mot one-sided games in Super Bowl history, Chicago won 46-10.
      Super Bowl XXXIII
      The game was played on January 25 in San Diego. In one of the most exciting Super Bowls, the Denver Broncos defeated the Green Bay Packers 31-24.

    • Topanga holds radio under her arm and sticks other arm straight out

      This is the same pose as the Heisman Trophy. The Heisman is the most prestigious award given to college football players.

    • Feeny: Ah, the third musketeer chimes in.

      The Three Musketeers is a book published by Alexander Dumas. It has been made into multiple movies.

    • Shawn: Hey, Lucy, Ricky!

      This is a reference to Lucy and Ricky Ricardo from I Love Lucy.