Julianne McNamara appeared in the previous version of the series as a friend of the daughter, and is playing that role again.
Walter: Who's he trying to kid?
Ellen: He'll join in sooner or later.
Adam: And when he does he'll be ours.
Walter: Adam, may I ask why your littering our table with hundreds of little pieces of cardboard?
Buddy: Because of you many of us went without sleep and some of us will probably flunk biology, but we loved every minute of it.
Charles: (on the phone) Hello... Louise, Charles, from geology class, you know from Sid's Pizza, yes the pepper was delicious thank you.
Charles: Pepper! I asked her for the pepper Buddy.
Buddy: Personally not the approach I would've used.
Sid: I think you ought to do it Charles, she's sitting back there all by herself, What have you got to lose?
Charles: My pride, my dignity, my track record.
Charles: What's this some new kind of puzzle suction game?
Ellen: Careful or you'll get sucked in too.
Ellen: A-ha, never underestimate the power of a woman and her plunger.
Buddy: Nothing, Nothing, would please me more than to see you go out with the most gorgeous girl on campus.
Charles: What's the real reason?
Buddy: She turned me down.
Charles: You know Buddy I'm scared of this one you know she's so sophisticated, she's so cultured, so French.
Buddy: So, what!
Jamie: Charles, guess what? Incredibly hot contest is coming up
Charles: Incredibly hot, uh, the Pillsbury bake off.
Paula: Contest for people our age.
Charles: Oh, well, that must be the Pillsbury teen-off.