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    • Pop Goes the Question
      Season 9 - Episode 20
      7/3/98
      9.5
      Armed with flowers and diamond rings, Urkel and Stefan each 'pop the question' to an unsuspecting Laura, leaving her with a major dilemma.
    • Dr. Urkel and Mr. Cool
      Season 5 - Episode 8
      11/12/93
      9.4
      A space-age potion turns Urkel into Stefan Urquelle—suave, smooth-talking life of the party—but Laura finds she soon misses the old Urkel.
    • Life in the Fast Lane
      Season 7 - Episode 14
      1/26/96
      9.4
      Handyman chores leave Urkel hyped up and hammered out after he inadvertently downs Laura's diet pills, which she's using for a quick trim down.
    • Father of the Bride
      Season 5 - Episode 17
      2/11/94
      9.4
      Paying Laura to go bowl with Urkel leads to Carl's nightmare that the two of them married and now have four children cut from Urkel's cloth.
    • 12/21/90
      9.3
      Alone and fending for himself during the holidays, Steve shatters Laura's old fashioned Christmas ornament along with holiday visiting privileges at the Winslows'. Meanwhile, Carl does battle with other shoppers as he searches for a scarce teddy bear for Richie.
    • Dark and Stormy Night
      Season 6 - Episode 6
      10/28/94
      9.3
      On a dark and stormy Halloween night the Winslows play Pass the Ghost Story, in which Carl and Harriette are 19th century vampires licking their chops over the wayfaring Sir Steven.
    • Marriage 101
      Season 2 - Episode 3
      9/28/90
      9.1
      For a class project, Laura is "married" to Steve for a week. Meanwhile, Harriette complains that Carl and she haven't had a romantic date in a long time.
    • The Naked and the Nerdy
      Season 7 - Episode 2
      9/29/95
      9.1
      While they both get ready to take a shower, Steve and Laura accidentally see each other naked in the bathroom—a traumatic experience for both of them. Meanwhile, Carl's neighbor asks him to hold onto an expensive diamond bracelet because Larry's wife is a snoop, but Harriette finding it complicates matters.
    • We're Going to Disney World (1)
      Season 6 - Episode 22
      4/28/95
      9.1
      Urkel's transformation chamber gets him into a science fair's final at Walt Disney World, and he gets the Winslows to come join him.
    • I Should Have Done Something
      Season 2 - Episode 25
      4/26/91
      9.1
      Steve schemes to take the reluctant Laura to a hot-ticket concert; Carl takes out his frustrations on the family, unable to shake the memory of a shooting he feels he could have prevented in the aftermath of a hostage case.
    • Old and Alone
      Season 3 - Episode 11
      11/29/91
      9.1
      Laura may be sorry for banishing Urkel from her life—in her dreams, she's a 90-year-old spinster whose only visitor is a now-married Urkel.
    • We're Going to Disney World (2)
      Season 6 - Episode 23
      5/5/95
      9.1
      Myra makes a beeline for Walt Disney World, suspecting something is amiss with her "Steviekins". And it's no Mickey Mouse worry: as Stefan, he's proposed marriage to Laura.
    • To Be or Not to Be (1)
      Season 6 - Episode 1
      9/23/94
      9.1
      Carl falls accidental victim to Myra's ploy to get Stefan back to being the man she loves, Steve.
    • Born to be Mild
      Season 3 - Episode 9
      11/15/91
      9.0
      A street gang causes trouble for the Winslows, and things become personal when they vandalize Rachel's Place and attack Eddie. Carl wants to take matters into his own hands, but Urkel decides to infiltrate the gang to trick them into confessing.
    • Stormy Weather
      Season 4 - Episode 23
      5/7/93
      9.0
      Urkel's nerdiness gets under the skin of Laura's arrogant prom date, who's itching to order Laura to write off Urkel as a friend.
    • Presumed Urkel
      Season 5 - Episode 16
      2/4/94
      9.0
      When accident-prone Steve is blamed for a chemistry lab explosion, Laura represents him at a school trial.
    • It Didn't Happen One Night
      Season 5 - Episode 2
      10/1/93
      9.0
      Laura oversleeps and misses her bus to Cincinnati for a cheerleading competition, and Steve offers to take her in his Isetta. Laura is not pleasant company, and Steve confronts her about it. Meanwhile, Carl unsuccessfully tries to fix the kitchen window after Steve jumps through it.
    • 10/24/97
      9.0
      Urkel doesn't mind at all when a chemistry experiment allows him to eavesdrop on the thoughts of everyone around him, but being able to hear what people are thinking soon becomes far too overwhelming. Meanwhile, Carl becomes a troop leader for the Junior Woodsmen.
    • Life of the Party
      Season 2 - Episode 18
      2/8/91
      9.0
      At a rooftop party, some kids spike Steve's punch, and Rachel must talk him down from the ledge.
    • 12/11/92
      9.0
      Laura's guardian angel shows Laura what it's like to be Urkel.
    • Saved by the Urkel
      Season 5 - Episode 3
      10/8/93
      9.0
      The Winslows find themselves—unbelievably—indebted to Urkel. After he saves Carl's life with CPR the family showers him with gratitude and feels obligated to put up with his irritating habits.
    • Miracle on Elm Street
      Season 6 - Episode 11
      12/16/94
      9.0
      Christmas brings out the best in Richie, who invites a homeless person to share in the holiday with the family.
    • Fa La La La Laagghh!
      Season 7 - Episode 11
      12/15/95
      9.0
      Carl's bah-humbug attitude toward Urkel's rooftop Christmas decorations changes once he learns that winning a decorating contest could bring the Winslows a sackful of holiday cheer. Meanwhile, Harriette is saddened because Laura and Eddie seem to be too busy to participate in family Christmas activities.
    • Out With the Old
      Season 9 - Episode 1
      9/19/97
      8.9
      Steve undergoes an image makeover in order to take part in a kissing auction hosted by Laura's sorority; Carl feels threatened by Harriette's promotion and decides to moonlight as a parking attendant.
    • Talk's Cheap
      Season 7 - Episode 8
      11/17/95
      8.9
      Waldo convinces Steve, Myra, and Laura to appear on a talk show to discuss unfulfilling romances. Everyone is surprised when Myrtle comes on and talks about her unrequited love for Eddie. Meanwhile, Harriette tries to inspire passion in a reluctant Carl.
    • Words Hurt
      Season 3 - Episode 4
      10/11/91
      8.9
      Hypnotherapy is used to discover why Urkel's been sleepwalking to the Winslows just to be unusually antagonistic towards Carl.
    • It's a Mad, Mad, Madhouse
      Season 4 - Episode 11
      11/27/92
      8.9

      Eddie tries to cover for his poor record in school by claiming he has family problems at home - so his teacher arrives to evaluate his dysfunctional family environment.

    • Eau de love
      Season 7 - Episode 19
      3/8/96
      8.9
      Urkel's powerful love potion prompts a sudden devotion from Laura; airline nightmares plague Carl and Harriette on their way to Nassau for a second honeymoon.
    • Pulling Teeth
      Pulling Teeth
      Season 4 - Episode 20
      3/19/93
      8.9
      A stubborn baby tooth irritates Richie. Meanwhile, Laura, Steve, and Eddie fix Maxine and Waldo on a date via a five-way phone call.
    • Struck By Lightning
      Season 7 - Episode 9
      11/24/95
      8.9
      Laura and Myra's friendship turns stormy as they compete for the same sales job at Ferguson's; a rainstorm renders Urkel a "human lightning rod" and he refuses to go outside after being struck by lightning three times.
    • It Came upon a Midnight Clear
      Season 8 - Episode 13
      12/13/96
      8.9
      Laura finally gives Curtis the old heave-ho now that Stefan is back to stay. Meanwhile, Carl and Steve get lost in the woods looking for a Christmas tree.
    • Hell Toupee
      Season 5 - Episode 1
      9/24/93
      8.9
      Carl shops for a toupée, hoping to turn Harriette's head. Meanwhile, lovestruck Myra accuses Laura of trying to take Urkel away from her and the two get into a food fight.
    • Finding the Words
      Season 2 - Episode 22
      3/22/91
      8.9
      A charming, mysterious figure, claiming to be a family friend from the past, comes to visit - and turns out to be Harriette and Rachel's long-lost father.
    • Number One with a Bullet
      Season 4 - Episode 6
      10/23/92
      8.9

      Steve pesters Carl when they share a hospital room.

    • Just One Date
      Season 4 - Episode 9
      11/13/92
      8.9

      Steve resorts to despearate measures to win a date with Laura—camping out on the Winslows' roof, even though a big blizzard is fast approaching Chicago. Meanwhile, Richie meets the Winlows' new next door neighbor, Gwendolyn.

    • Rumor Has It
      Season 4 - Episode 5
      10/16/92
      8.9
      As rumors begin to fly that Ted has "scored" with Laura, Urkel must warn her that the guy she's dating means to boost his rep by ruining hers.
    • Friendship Cycles
      Season 7 - Episode 12
      1/5/96
      8.9
      Carl becomes enamored with his new car. He also backpedals on his refusal to teach Urkel to ride a bike when it seems that the clumsy kid might wreck his new car. Laura brushes off Maxine's wish to become a hairdresser as foolhardy.
    • The Gun
      Season 6 - Episode 15
      2/10/95
      8.9
      Laura is robbed by female gang members and considers purchasing a gun to ward off future trouble.
    • To Be or Not to Be (2)
      Season 6 - Episode 2
      9/30/94
      8.9

      After a vengeful Myra tampers with Urkel's transformation chamber, Carl steps into it and steps out as an Urkel-like nerd.

    • They Shoot Urkels, Don't They?
      Season 6 - Episode 24
      5/12/95
      8.9
      Carl seeks to outlast Urkel at a dance marathon held to benefit Grandma and Fletcher's senior home.
    • Deck the Malls
      Season 9 - Episode 11
      12/19/97
      8.9
      Steve gets all wrapped up in the Christmas spirit when he takes a job as a gift-wrapper, but the new gig leaves him little time to spend with Myra; Carl plays Santa at the mall and appoints Laura to be his elf; a disappointed Richie learns that his mom won't be with him for the holidays.moreless
    • Father Time
      Season 8 - Episode 16
      1/31/97
      8.9
      Urkel invents a time machine, and he and Carl travel back to the 70s, where Carl takes advantage and changes the future to become a billionaire.
    • Christmas is Where the Heart Is
      Season 5 - Episode 11
      12/10/93
      8.9
      Urkel and Carl are stranded on a stalled subway with a car full of grouchy shoppers. Urkel teaches everyone, including Carl, that Christmas is a state of the heart, and can be celebrated anywhere and with anyone.
    • Boxcar Blues
      Season 2 - Episode 6
      10/19/90
      8.8
      Carl gets trapped inside a railroad boxcar with Steve and a cargo of cattle.
    • My Bodyguard
      Season 6 - Episode 19
      3/17/95
      8.8
      After Urkel does what he couldn't—stop a burglar—Carl has to protect him until the trial. Meanwhile, the boss' daughter comes on to Eddie.
    • Laura's First Date
      Season 1 - Episode 12
      12/15/89
      8.8
      Laura's humiliated by the help Carl and Eddie give in trying to get her a date for an upcoming dance.
    • Fight the Good Fight
      Season 2 - Episode 20
      2/22/91
      8.8
      Laura hopes to get a class on African-American history taught at school, and discovers racism is still alive and well.
    • Making the Team
      Season 3 - Episode 8
      11/8/91
      8.8
      When Laura gets snubbed by fellow cheerleaders, she seeks advice from Urkel, who tries out for the basketball team and ends up as equipment manager.
    • Ice Station Winslow
      Season 2 - Episode 14
      1/4/91
      8.8
      When Carl, Eddie and Steve go ice fishing at Lake Wanna-muck, Carl has a potentially critical accident. Meanwhile, Judy's agitated by the attention Richie receives.
    • Love and Kisses
      Season 3 - Episode 20
      2/28/92
      8.8
      Hoping to win Laura, Urkel strikes a deal with R&B singer Johnny Gill: his treasured baseball card in exchange for serenading her; Carl and Harriette discover that their honeymoon love nest is of the outdoor type.
    • Cheers Looking at You, Kid
      Season 6 - Episode 20
      3/24/95
      8.8
      Carl and Henriette send Laura off unchaperoned to cheerleading championships in Omaha, where Laura's handsome partner, Gary, looks a lot like trouble in Urkel's spying eyes.
    • All the Wrong Moves
      Season 5 - Episode 10
      11/26/93
      8.8
      At the drive-in movie, Laura's new boyfriend has trouble getting the message that no really means no; and at home, Carl just doesn't get it when his insults drive Harriette to retaliate.
    • Dream Date
      Season 7 - Episode 22
      4/26/96
      8.8
      Laura and Urkel's prom dates both cancel at the last minute, leaving them to go with each other. Meanwhile, Harriette's obnoxious former boss Mr. Neidermeyer becomes the Winslows' next-door neighbor.
    • Son
      Season 2 - Episode 15
      1/11/91
      8.8
      After an escalating spat with his father, grounded Eddie escapes from the house to keep a date, and Harriette must mediate a father-son feud when Carl gets tired of Eddie's attitude and Eddie threatens to move out.
    • Paris Vacation (2)
      Paris Vacation (2)
      Season 8 - Episode 2
      9/20/96
      8.8
      Urkel finds himself in danger when the truth is learned about Nicole's intentions.
    • My Big Brother
      Season 7 - Episode 18
      2/23/96
      8.8
      Urkel joins Big Brothers, and learns his street-wise little brother is illiterate. Meanwhile, Carl finds a secret savings account passbook belonging to Harriette.
    • Good Cop, Bad Cop
      Season 5 - Episode 15
      1/21/94
      8.8
      Carl doubts Eddie's claim of getting a ticket "because he was a black in a white person's neighborhood"... until a fellow cop spills the beans. Meanwhile, Urkel tells Richie that he has nothing to fear when going to the dentist, and then has to back up his claim when he has cavities.moreless
    • Food, Lies and Videotape
      Season 3 - Episode 17
      2/7/92
      8.8
      Urkel enrolls in a home economics class with Laura, thinking it'll be a piece of cake, but he soon learns he's less than an A-student. Richie breaks Carl's new video camera.
    • Like a Virgin
      Season 5 - Episode 14
      1/14/94
      8.8
      Eddie becomes the laughingstock of the boys' locker room after Urkel spills the beans that Eddie is still a virgin.
    • Send in the Clone
      Season 7 - Episode 24
      5/17/96
      8.8
      Urkel discovers he's able to isolate and then duplicate complex molecules. In other words, he can "clone stuff" - which means double trouble for the Winslows.
    • The Crash Course
      Season 2 - Episode 5
      10/12/90
      8.8
      Urkel agrees to take the blame when Eddie damages the family station wagon while trying to impress his girlfriend.
    • Paris Vacation (1)
      Season 8 - Episode 1
      9/20/96
      8.8
      Steve creates the UrkPad which allows he, the Winslows, and Stefan to travel to Paris. All goes well when Stefan learns he likes being a model and can actually speak French. Eddie, unfortunately, has to work during vacation for causing an accident at a restuarant. And Steve makes a new friend in Nicole. Or does he?moreless
    • What's Up Doc?
      Season 6 - Episode 21
      3/31/95
      8.7
      After six years of Urkel-agony, the Winslows finally admit themselves into therapy where we look into the history of the chaotic effects that Steve has had on the Winslows.
    • Rock Enroll
      Season 5 - Episode 13
      1/7/94
      8.7
      Shanice singing a song he wrote again has Eddie dreaming of fame over an education. Laura works behind the scenes to gather people for Urkel's birthday.
    • Little Big Guy
      Season 7 - Episode 1
      9/22/95
      8.7
      Mischief-maker Urkel and his troublesome transformation chamber move in with the Winslows and he wreaks household havoc by shrinking both himself and Carl in an experiment gone awry.
    • Lost in Space (1)
      Lost in Space (1)
      Season 9 - Episode 21
      7/17/98
      8.7
      NASA wants to test Urkel's prize-winning artificial-gravity invention in space—with him along for the ride. Meanwhile, Harriette conspires to get Eddie reassigned to a precinct desk job out of fear for his safety.
    • Woman of the People
      Season 3 - Episode 19
      2/21/92
      8.7
      When squeaky-clean Laura enters the race for student-council president, snooty rival Cassie Lynn vows to gather dirt on her. Meanwhile, neighbors elect Harriette Neighborhood Watch leader, and Carl is down in the dumps about it.
    • Driving Carl Crazy
      Season 4 - Episode 4
      10/9/92
      8.7

      Carl hopes to practice stress management by keeping his cool, but he nearly blows a gasket teaching Urkel to drive.

    • The Science Project
      Season 2 - Episode 10
      11/16/90
      8.7
      Steve suddenly finds himself popular when people are looking for science lab partners.
    • The Urkel Who Came to Dinner
      Season 3 - Episode 22
      4/3/92
      8.7
      Urkel's stay at the Winslows brings chaos when he swallows a fish that Carl was "fish-sitting", urges Richie to fight a preschool bully, and drives away Laura's study mate, Mark (if that's his real name).
    • Whose Kid Is it Anyway?
      Season 4 - Episode 7
      10/30/92
      8.7
      Richie is upset when Eddie's hot Halloween date conflicts with his promise to take his little cousin trick or treating.
    • The Big Fix
      Season 1 - Episode 17
      2/9/90
      8.7
      After offering him any reward for his algebra tutoring, Eddie promises Urkel he'll get Laura to go on a date. Meanwhile, Carl's stymied in his attempts to fix a chair.
    • Lost in Space (2)
      Lost in Space (2)
      Season 9 - Episode 22
      7/17/98
      8.7
      Urkel has to come to the rescue when a wandering satellite punctures the spacecraft in which he's traveling, preventing him and a team of astronauts from re-entering the Earth's atmosphere. Meanwhile, as Carl tries to help Harriette understand her son's need to be a police officer, Eddie's meter maid duty takes a dangerous turn.moreless
    • The Oddest Couple
      Season 4 - Episode 10
      11/20/92
      8.7
      Eddie's sloppy habits and Steve's scientific experiments don't make for domestic bliss when the two become roommates.
    • Crazier for You
      Season 9 - Episode 15
      1/30/98
      8.7
      Urkel is shocked to discover that Myra has been spying on him, but he thinks she's really snapped her cap when she starts dressing like Laura. Meanwhile, Harriette discovers that her wedding ring was originally intended for another woman.
    • Aunt Oona
      Season 5 - Episode 23
      5/6/94
      8.7
      Urkel gets a visit from his accident-prone Aunt Oona, a shy, dowdy woman who get a confidence-building makeover from Harriette and then takes her new-found confidence to a karaoke bar, where chaos erupts when she holds a singing contest.
    • Trading Places
      Season 9 - Episode 8
      11/7/97
      8.7
      Jealous Stefan cooks up an elaborate plan to swap places with Urkel, suspecting Laura is attracted to him. Meanwhile, Eddie decides to follow Carl around on "the beat" with a video camera.
    • Rachel's Place
      Season 2 - Episode 1
      9/21/90
      8.7
      Feeling like a freeloader, Rachel decides to look for a career beyond writing and opens up a diner after Steve accidentally burns down Leroy's.
    • Dog Day Halloween
      Season 2 - Episode 7
      10/26/90
      8.7
      Steve and Laura are held hostage during a Halloween bank robbery.
    • Tender Kisses
      Season 4 - Episode 16
      2/5/93
      8.7
      Eddie gets more than he bargained for when he and his pals sneak into R&B singer Tracie Spencer's hotel room in search of tickets to her concert; and Carl is in for a big surprise when he discovers Harriette's diary.
    • Twinkle Toes Faldo
      Season 7 - Episode 20
      3/15/96
      8.7
      Waldo takes tap dancing lessons to improve his agility, and hopefully his basketball game, too. Elsewhere, getting accepted to Harvard means the world to Laura, until she learns her parents can't pay the tuition.
    • Swine Lake
      Season 7 - Episode 17
      2/16/96
      8.7
      Eddie takes ballet to improve his basketball skills, but gets a surprise partner to perform Swan Lake with. Meanwhile, Harriette has trouble coming to grips with getting older.
    • Walk on the Wild Side
      Season 4 - Episode 21
      3/26/93
      8.6

      Laura gets a fake ID and heads to a strip club, unaware her mother, grandmother, and aunt are planning to go there as well.

    • My Uncle, the Hero
      Season 6 - Episode 18
      3/3/95
      8.6
      Suspicions mount for Myra as Urkel and Laura put their heads together to plan a surprise birthday party for her. Meanwhile across town, Richie hopes to impress his classmates on a field trip to Carl's office at the police station.
    • The Show Must Go On
      Season 3 - Episode 3
      10/4/91
      8.6
      In the school play, Romeo Steve looks forward to kissing Juliet Laura when the original Romeo lands in the hospital with appendicitis.
    • Movin' On
      Season 8 - Episode 4
      10/4/96
      8.6
      Urkel finds acceptance with new pals at college, but Laura's the one whose company he really wants.
    • Ain't Nothing but an Urkel
      Season 6 - Episode 17
      2/24/95
      8.6
      Another transformation-chamber mishap turns Urkel into a gyrating Elvis with a hunka hunka lot of explaining to do during a meeting with an MIT recruiter.
    • My Broken-Hearted Valentine
      Season 3 - Episode 18
      2/14/92
      8.6
      Steve is jealous that Laura is spending Valentine's Day with Daniel, unaware Daniel's putting heavy pressure on her for sex.
    • Robo Nerd 2
      Season 3 - Episode 23
      4/24/92
      8.6
      It's hasta la vista to the criminal element and "hello, Urkelbot" after Urkel revives his robot for law-enforcement use in solving a rash of convenience store robberies on Carl's beat; meanwhile new shampoo changes the women.
    • Dudes
      Season 3 - Episode 24
      5/1/92
      8.6
      Laura sees red when Urkel, Eddie and Waldo appear on Dudes, a TV dating show that Laura claims is sexist; Carl's birthday gets little attention from his family.
    • Choir Trouble
      Season 3 - Episode 13
      12/20/91
      8.6
      Steve joins the Winslows at church with faith that he'll get into the choir, but he's kicked out by new choir director Rachel, whose position has gone to her head.
    • A Thought in the Dark
      Season 4 - Episode 15
      1/29/93
      8.6
      Laura and Ted momentarily derail Urkel's efforts to win Laura by fixing him up with Ted's brainy cousin, Myra, for a double date to a concert. Meanwhile, Harriette and Carl discuss helping out their kids.
    • The Way the Ball Bounces
      Season 4 - Episode 14
      1/22/93
      8.6
      Eddie dreams of fame and fortune when a college comes courting with an athletic scholarship. Meanwhile, Laura deprives herself of sleep in order to study for the SATs.
    • In a Jam
      Season 1 - Episode 19
      3/16/90
      8.6
      Eddie feels he should help Steve deal with a bully, though the bully could whoop him as well.
    • Hot Wheels
      Season 4 - Episode 2
      9/25/92
      8.6
      Carls hopes working together on a hot rod will strengthen his relationship with Eddie. Urkel's new glue leaves he and Laura stuck together.
    • Crazy for You
      Season 9 - Episode 14
      1/23/98
      8.6
      Myra and Stefan join forces to try to halt Steve and Laura's date. Meanwhile, Carl tries to control Eddie's trigger-happy finger during police training.
    • Dance to the Music
      Season 4 - Episode 3
      10/2/92
      8.6
      Urkel looks beyond his feelings for Laura when he tries to arrange for a popular athlete to take her to Homecoming dance; Carl meets Harriette's new piano teacher.
    • Paris Vacation (3)
      Season 8 - Episode 3
      9/27/96
      8.6
      Carl leads a rescue mission to free Steve from his kidnappers.
    • Farewell, My Laura
      Season 3 - Episode 25
      5/8/92
      8.6
      Urkel plays bumbling, hard-boiled gumshoe Johnny Danger in a 1940s film noir spoof with Laura as a sultry client who needs protection for her aunt Rachel, a singer and supper-club owner marked for murder.
    • Baker's Dozen
      Season 1 - Episode 14
      1/12/90
      8.6

      When Carl's lemon tarts become popular at a local eatery, he's reluctant to share the recipe and become "king of tarts".

    • Love Triangle
      Season 8 - Episode 15
      1/17/97
      8.5
      Laura and Maxine's friendship is tested when they both like the same guy. Meanwhile, Carl thinks Mother Winslow is too old to watch Richie and 3J.
    • The Looney Bin
      Season 6 - Episode 4
      10/14/94
      8.5
      Hard times bring distress for the unemployed Harriette and for a homeless and eccentric janitor, who gets trapped in the school bomb shelter with Good Samaritans Urkel and Carl.
    • An Unlikely Match
      Season 6 - Episode 13
      1/20/95
      8.5
      Urkel learns the ringleader of a group who taunts him has leukemia. Meanwhile, Carl's common sense is outweighed by his excitement over what he perceives to be a great deal at a police auction.
    • Best Years of Our Lives
      Season 7 - Episode 10
      12/8/95
      8.5
      Steve is put in charge of building the school's homecoming parade float—then promptly crashes it. Meanwhile, Mother Winslow sustains a series of minor injuries in her strenuous hobbies, including karate and square dancing, making Carl worry she's pushing herself too hard.
    • Cousin Urkel
      Season 2 - Episode 8
      11/2/90
      8.5
      Steve's cousin from Biloxi sets out to sweep Eddie off his feet.
    • Heart Strings
      Season 4 - Episode 17
      2/12/93
      8.5
      Laura becomes Steve's valentine; Steve arranges a date for Richie with Gwendolyn.
    • Stop, in the Name of Love
      Season 3 - Episode 21
      3/13/92
      8.5
      Laura's encouraging words cast a love spell on Waldo; Carl and Lt. Murtagh trade insults in a food fight over Mother Winslow's bad driving.
    • Tips For a Better Life
      Season 7 - Episode 16
      2/9/96
      8.5
      Eddie learns his drinking is alienating both his family and his friends. Meanwhile, Steve looks to earn money by playing jazz as his alter ego, Stefan.
    • Robo-Nerd
      Season 3 - Episode 7
      11/1/91
      8.5
      Steve creates the Urkelbot, a mechanical Urkel that is all too much like its creator.
    • A Ham is Born
      Season 7 - Episode 23
      5/10/96
      8.5
      Carl gets a job acting in a movie, but feels guilty about kissing another woman. Steve helps Richie with his science project.
    • Paradise Bluff
      Season 6 - Episode 9
      11/18/94
      8.5
      Myra delivers Urkel an ultimatum while they're at Paradise Bluff. Meanwhile, Harriette determines Carl needs to use a little more spice.
    • Sink or Swim
      Season 6 - Episode 8
      11/11/94
      8.5
      Urkel needs Carl's help to pass a swimming test needed for graduation. Meanwhile, Richie gets Rachel into hot water with Harriette when he accidentally tears a new dress.
    • Stefan Returns
      Season 5 - Episode 24
      5/20/94
      8.5
      Laura begs Steve to use his transfomation chamber and become Stefan Urquelle once again.
    • Higher Anxiety
      Season 4 - Episode 18
      2/19/93
      8.5
      After they take a heartbroken Eddie to a party, he, Urkel, and Waldo get trapped on a crumbling fire escape. Carl's none-too-pleased with his mother's engagament to Fletcher.
    • Buds 'n' Buns
      Season 4 - Episode 24
      5/14/93
      8.5
      As a part-timer at the Mighty Weenie fast food joint, Carl doesn't relish answering to the top dog—Eddie; Laura urges Urkel to commit to Myra.
    • Revenge of the Nerd
      Season 8 - Episode 14
      1/3/97
      8.5
      Laura plans to join a sorority and learns Steve is their favorite target.
    • Le Jour d'amour
      Season 8 - Episode 18
      2/14/97
      8.5
      A Valentine's Day special features Urkel narrating romance tales featuring show characters.
    • That's What Friends Are For
      Season 5 - Episode 19
      3/4/94
      8.5
      Waldo's reluctant to congratulate Eddie's college acceptance, fearing it spells the end of their friendship. Carl's frightened to take the lientenant's exam, so Urkel does all he can to get Carl to get over his fear of failure.
    • Mama's Wedding
      Season 4 - Episode 19
      2/26/93
      8.4
      Eddie's blunder turns what was supposed to be a small, family celebration for Mother Winslow's wedding into a much wilder affair.
    • Bowl Me Over
      Season 1 - Episode 21
      4/17/90
      8.4
      Carl finds living up to his philosophy of good sportsmanship put to the test when Harriette beats him bowling.
    • The Big Reunion
      Season 1 - Episode 15
      1/19/90
      8.4
      Carl decides to lose weight before going to his high-school reunion.
    • Dedicated to the One I Love
      Season 2 - Episode 9
      11/9/90
      8.4
      A sultry new neighbor is interested in Carl. Laura's surprised to find herself jealous when Steve lavishes attention to a girl she herself pointed him towards.
    • She's Back
      Season 7 - Episode 6
      11/3/95
      8.4
      Urkel's cousin Myrtle returns to compete with Greta for Eddie's affections.
    • High Hopes
      Season 2 - Episode 17
      2/1/91
      8.4
      In a hot-air balloon, Carl tries to overcome his fear of heights. Harriette and Rachel clash over a car won in a contest.
    • Flashpants
      Season 2 - Episode 4
      10/5/90
      8.4
      A braggart with a badge transfers to Carl's divisions just in time for the precinct's annual dance contest, which Carl and Harriette aim to win by dancing circles around their fierce rival.
    • Man's Best Friend
      Season 1 - Episode 13
      1/5/90
      8.4
      An adorable puppy the kids find tests Carl's resolve to not allow a family pet.
    • A Test of Friendship
      Season 3 - Episode 14
      1/10/92
      8.4
      Urkel faces the music after agreeing to provide Eddie with answers during their chemistry exam; the Winslows are robbed while Carl naps on the couch.
    • Nightmare at Urkel Oaks
      Season 8 - Episode 10
      11/15/96
      8.4
      Eddie dreams that he is getting married to Myrtle Urkel on her Southern plantation.
    • Surely You Joust
      Season 4 - Episode 1
      9/18/92
      8.3
      Urkel and Carl appear on American Gladiators to try and settle their differences.
    • Nunsense
      Nunsense
      Season 5 - Episode 22
      4/29/94
      8.3
      Urkel fears that his rejection has sent Myra to join a nunnery, so he enlists Eddie and Waldo to dress in habits and join him in a search for her at the convent.
    • Drinking and Jiving
      Season 9 - Episode 4
      10/10/97
      8.3
      Steve comes to Laura's rescue when she gets drunk at a fraternity party. Meanwhile, Carl and Harriette keep their anniversary plans a secret from each other, but not from Eddie, who finds himself in the middle of their fight.
    • Karate Kids
      Season 8 - Episode 8
      11/1/96
      8.3
      As a playground supervisor, Steve has a tough time controlling the bullies. Meanwhile, Mr. Neidermeyer threatens to sue Carl by deliberately tripping and faking injuries.
    • Scenes from a Mall
      Season 5 - Episode 12
      12/17/93
      8.3
      Urkel tells Myra that he needs some space and ends up breaking her heart, while Maxine is ready to break Waldo's neck for acting like a jealous fool.
    • Hot Stuff
      Season 4 - Episode 22
      4/30/93
      8.3
      Myra enlists Laura's help in snaring "hot stuff" Urkel; and Eddie asks Carl a lot of questions after buying a hot car stereo.
    • Busted
      Season 2 - Episode 19
      2/15/91
      8.2

      When Eddie cracks up the family car, Steve suggests raising repair money at an illegal gambling hangout. Meanwhile, Carl accidentally dumps Harriette and Rachel's great aunt's cremains into a trash can with fireplace log ashes.

    • Dumb Belle of the Ball
      Season 9 - Episode 3
      10/3/97
      8.2
      When Myrtle ends up hospitalized after saving Eddie from being hit by an oncoming car, he promises to take her to the debutante ball. Meanwhile, Laura disappoints Carl when she goes to the Sizzle Club in a skimpy dress after agreeing to change into something less revealing.
    • Boom!
      Season 3 - Episode 1
      9/20/91
      8.2
      Urkel rescues an orangutan from laboratory experiments. Carl steps on a treadmill booby trapped with a bomb.
    • Home Sweet Home
      Season 6 - Episode 25
      5/19/95
      8.2

      When his parents move to Russia, Steve moves in with Eddie and Waldo, but his super termites eat them out of house and home, literally.

    • Stevil
      Season 8 - Episode 7
      10/25/96
      8.2
      Ventriloquist Steve's look-alike dummy comes alive on Halloween.
    • The Mama Who Came to Dinner
      Season 1 - Episode 1
      9/22/89
      8.2
      Mother Winslow moves in and immediately begins to usurp Carl's authority. Eddie wants to go out with his friends, but he has a strict curfew that complicates things with Carl.
    • Requiem for an Urkel
      Season 2 - Episode 11
      11/23/90
      8.2
      Faced with a bully who won't allow anyone to ask Laura for a date, Steve takes up boxing.
    • Rock Video
      Season 1 - Episode 22
      4/30/90
      8.2
      When Eddie's big ego threatens to disband his group during the making of a rock video for a contest, the rest of the Winslows offer some ideas.
    • Stake-Out
      Season 1 - Episode 9
      11/24/89
      8.2
      Carl's sexy new partner, their overnight stake-out, and a key to a seedy hotel raise Harriette's suspicion.
    • Best Friends
      Season 5 - Episode 6
      10/29/93
      8.2
      Laura's less than thrilled when her mom tries to be buddies with her friends. Eddie fears he may have to fire Waldo from his job at Mighty Weenie.
    • Bugged
      Season 7 - Episode 3
      10/13/95
      8.2
      Steve's guilt-stricken over fantasizing about a gorgeous bug collector he met on the Internet. Meanwhile, Harriette regrets making Carl have her boss over for poker night.
    • Breaking Up Is Hard to Do
      Season 9 - Episode 13
      1/16/98
      8.1
      Urkel decides to call it splitsville with Myra, but freaks out when she beats him to the punch. Meanwhile, Eddie quits school and decides to become a police officer - just like his dad.
    • Torn Between Two Lovers
      Season 2 - Episode 2
      9/21/90
      8.1
      Steve's thrilled when he thinks Rachel—who's actually dating a loan officer—has a crush on him.
    • The Substitute Son
      Season 6 - Episode 14
      2/3/95
      8.1
      The transformation machine turns Urkel into a karate master who defends Laura's honor at a rough longshoreman's bar; Waldo becomes Carl's substitute son when Eddie starts taking his father for granted.
    • Two-Income Family
      Season 1 - Episode 2
      9/29/89
      8.1
      Technology takes away Harriette's job, leaving the family to pinch their pennies and Carl to fret about their debt.
    • 10/17/97
      8.1
      Unbeknown to Urkel, Laura has given him Eddie's little black book to use as an invitation list to Eddie's 21st birthday party, and all of ex-girlfriends show up. While Eddie isn't having a happy birthday party surrounded by his exes, Carl looks to prove to Commissioner Geiss that he's right for a promotion to captain.moreless
    • Beta Chi Guy
      Season 6 - Episode 5
      10/21/94
      8.1
      His friendship with Urkel damages Eddie's reputation with a group of ultra cool fraternity brothers.
    • Pound Foolish
      Season 8 - Episode 22
      4/25/97
      8.1
      Urkel's Aunt Oona from Altoona returns, anticipating taking off her extra weight in her nephew's new-fangled fat-compression chamber.
    • Beauty and the Beast
      Season 8 - Episode 17
      2/7/97
      8.1
      Harriette finds contestants for the Miss Downtown Chicago Pageant, which Carl will be hosting with Emmanuel Lewis.
    • Till Death Do Us Apartment
      Season 6 - Episode 3
      10/7/94
      8.1

      College man Eddie moves into an apartment with Waldo and promptly plans a hot night with two female guests which inflames Waldo's steady, Maxine.

    • Teacher's Pet
      Season 7 - Episode 4
      10/20/95
      8.1

      When Steve becomes substitute teacher, he transforms to Stefan to get some respect and revenge. Meanwhile, Harriette berates Carl for not helping with the housework, so he hires a sexy maid, much to her consternation.

    • Muskrat Love
      Season 4 - Episode 13
      1/8/93
      8.1
      Eddie breaks a date with a smart and witty girl his friends disapprove of, while Laura regrets encouraging Maxine to date Ted; Carl gives Harriette fitness gear.
    • Hot Rods to Heck
      Season 7 - Episode 7
      11/10/95
      8.1
      Urkel soups up his Isetta in effort to gain Laura's attention. Meanwhile, Eddie and his friends' noise has Carl upset.
    • Home Again
      Season 8 - Episode 9
      11/8/96
      8.1
      A New Edition concert puts some spark back into Laura and Stefan's long-distance relationship. Richie and 3J feel guilty when Harriette and Carl have to stay home from the concert and watch them.
    • Flying Blind
      Season 6 - Episode 10
      11/25/94
      8.1
      When a pilot deplanes while en route to Detroit, it's up to Urkel and Carl to play hero and get the plane safely on the ground.
    • Straight A's
      Season 1 - Episode 5
      10/20/89
      8.0
      Eddie comes home with straight A's on his report card and the whole family is proud of him. Rodney comes over and tells him that he changed the grades on the report cards on the school computer. Eddie doesn't want to tell the truth because he fears that he will hurt Carl's feelings.moreless
    • A-Camping We Will Go
      Season 5 - Episode 21
      4/1/94
      8.0
      Urkel tags along on Carl's camping trip in Minnesota, and an irritated Carl stubbornly refuses to listen to know-it-all Urkel's words of warning about bears and geysers.
    • Car Wars
      Season 5 - Episode 9
      11/19/93
      8.0
      Laura believes that by donning a moustache and men's clothing she'll be better prepared to haggle with a sexist used-car dealer; Steve is close to ruining Eddie's love life.
    • The Party
      Season 1 - Episode 16
      2/2/90
      8.0
      When the adults go away, leaving Eddie in charge for the weekend, he quickly violates their "no guests" rule. Meanwhile, Carl driving the ladies gets lost on the highway and his car breaks down by the battery dying in the freezing weather.
    • Flirting with Disaster
      Season 8 - Episode 21
      3/28/97
      8.0
      Eddie is most definitely flirting with disaster when he tries to date a woman much older than him. Meanwhile, Steve is causing Carl's homeowner insurance to skyrocket.
    • A Pain in Harassment
      A Pain in Harassment
      Season 9 - Episode 9
      11/28/97
      8.0
      Harriette's new boss has a reputation for being tough, but his employees are blindsided by his verbal abuse as well. Meanwhile, Urkel tries to win a million dollars with a basketball half-court shot in L.A.
    • Taking Credit
      Season 2 - Episode 21
      3/15/91
      8.0
      Richie refuses to give Judy credit for a cake they both made, so Rachel tells them how Eddie took credit for a story written by Steve, and how Carl shared his glory with Lt. Murtagh.
    • An Officer and a Waldo
      Season 4 - Episode 8
      11/6/92
      8.0
      Eddie's insult sends Waldo off to join the Army; Harriette and Carl attempt to catch a shady repairman.
    • Daddy's Little Girl
      Season 3 - Episode 5
      10/18/91
      8.0
      Laura's behavior suddenly changes when she meets Carl's younger new partner, and surf's up for Steve.
    • A Matter of Principle
      Season 5 - Episode 4
      10/15/93
      8.0
      Laura and Eddie's romantic tips have obsessive Myra entangled in a web of errors with Urkel when she invades Steve's school; Carl's sage advice leads Harriette to a confrontation with her boss—and a possible layoff.
    • Citizens' Court
      Season 3 - Episode 6
      10/25/91
      7.9
      When Carl steps on his beetle and refuses to pay for it, Steve drags him onto Citizen's Court to seek restitution.
    • The Jury
      Season 8 - Episode 12
      12/6/96
      7.9
      Steve and Carl are called in on jury duty, and Steve finds himself the only person who believes the accused is innocent. Meanwhile, 3J helps around the house, much to everyone's chagrin, in the hopes Harriette and Carl do not send him back to the group home.
    • Polkapalooza
      Season 9 - Episode 17
      6/12/98
      7.9
      Eddie gets a new apartment, but Carl overstays his welcome. Meanwhile, Laura goes to the biggest polka fest with Steve and discovers he has done a lot in the polka community.
    • Jailhouse Blues
      Season 3 - Episode 15
      1/17/92
      7.9
      Visiting cousin Clarence is a slick dude ready for some action in the Winslow 'hood and a bad influence on a vulnerable Eddie, who winds up being arrested together with Steve.
    • Scammed
      Season 7 - Episode 21
      3/29/96
      7.9
      Eddie and Waldo fall victim to a scam when they saunter into a bar expecting to meet members of the Chicago Bulls; Urkel's super glue provides Laura with a super-facial.
    • False Arrest
      Season 1 - Episode 10
      12/1/89
      7.9
      The family's stunned when a favorite TV star is arrested after assaulting Carl.
    • Don't Make Me Over
      Season 9 - Episode 19
      6/26/98
      7.9
      Myrtle Urkel tries for the last time to get Eddie. and Laura and Maxine give her a complete and total makeover to help.
    • Wedding Bell Blues
      Season 6 - Episode 16
      2/17/95
      7.9
      Urkel and Carl try to stop Mr. Looney from committing suicide when he is jilted on his wedding day; meanwhile at home, Laura fumes when her parents are more protective of her than of Eddie.
    • The Brother Who Came to Dinner
      Season 8 - Episode 23
      5/2/97
      7.9

      Carl's brother, Frank, visits, and Carl discovers he's wanted by the police.

    • What Do You Know?
      Season 8 - Episode 19
      2/28/97
      7.9
      Eddie quickly regrets using the transformation chamber to become Urkel to try to win a game show.
    • Grandmama
      Season 5 - Episode 7
      11/5/93
      7.9
      The NBA's Larry Johnson plays Grandmama (his TV-ad alter ego), who becomes Urkel's new partner in a city basketball competition after Eddie dumps Urkel for star player Kenny.
    • Brown Bombshell
      Season 3 - Episode 16
      1/31/92
      7.9
      Mother Winslow regales Eddie's classmates with tales of her late fighter-pilot husband and of World War II's Tuskegee Airmen. Urkel's prison pen-pel shows up, not aware the picture he provided her is of Carl.
    • The Love God
      Season 3 - Episode 10
      11/22/91
      7.8
      Steve throws a monkey wrench in Eddie's plan for romance. Carl's latest assignment forces him into womens clothing.
    • A Pair of Ladies
      Season 3 - Episode 12
      12/6/91
      7.8
      Rachel reluctantly hires a loudmouthed, pushy Harriette to help at the restaurant; and Urkel bets the ranch on Carl's cutthroat poker game at home with the guys.
    • Chick-a-Boom
      Season 8 - Episode 11
      11/22/96
      7.8
      Steve invents some musically-activated gunpowder, which Myra mistakes for pepper when she uses it to prepare a big dinner for Carl's commissioner.
    • Skip to My Lieu
      Season 2 - Episode 23
      4/1/91
      7.8
      Carl senses a promotion if he can help Lt. Murtagh get a date with Rachel. Meanwhile, Steve hopes to vie for Laura's affections with an ID bracelet.
    • The Good the Bad and the Urkel
      Season 2 - Episode 24
      4/25/91
      7.8
      In a dream, Carl and Steve duel over a compost heap as Old West characters Carl and Two-Gun Urkel—the most annoying gunslinger in the West.
    • Do the Right Thing
      Season 2 - Episode 16
      1/18/91
      7.8
      Carl finds a diamond bracelet and wrestles with doing the right thing, as does Steve, who holds in his hands the academic fate of his romantic rival, Todd, who needs Steve's tutoring skills.
    • Mr. Badwrench
      Season 1 - Episode 8
      11/17/89
      7.8
      Carl eschews the help of a professional plumber and takes on the task on installing a shower for Mother Winslow himself.
    • Par For the Course
      Season 6 - Episode 7
      11/4/94
      7.7
      Duffer Carl is reluctant to stand up to his cheating boss during a round of golf, but Harriette isn't reluctant to go looking for Laura when she misses her curfew.
    • Fast Eddie Winslow
      Season 2 - Episode 12
      11/30/90
      7.7
      Eddie is cornered by a tough pool hustler. Meanwhile, Judy's on the verge of getting a D, in English.
    • Sitting Pretty
      Season 1 - Episode 18
      2/16/90
      7.6
      Laura decides to start babysitting, but when all the other babysitters cancel due to a concert, she's forced to take desperate measures to keep them supervised.
    • Brain over Brawn
      Season 3 - Episode 2
      9/27/91
      7.6
      Steve Urkel hopes to finally get Laura to fall for him by participating in, and hopefully winning, a rope-climbing contest. Meanwhile, Carl and Eddie fix their leaky roof above their living room.
    • Opposites Attract
      Season 5 - Episode 20
      3/18/94
      7.6
      Urkel develops hiccups after being robbed.
    • Short Story
      Season 1 - Episode 3
      10/6/89
      7.6
      Rachel writes a short story with characters that seem all too familiar; Carl becomes obsessed with the family's out of proportion water bill.
    • Grill of My Dreams
      Season 9 - Episode 12
      1/9/98
      7.6
      Urkel becomes a teppanyaki trainee at a Japanese restaurant. Commissioner Geiss leaves his pet parrot in Carl's care for two weeks.
    • Psycho Twins
      Season 5 - Episode 18
      2/18/94
      7.5
      Urkel's "snooze juice" incapacitates the original opponents of the WWF's Bushwhackers, and it's up to him and Carl to get in the ring and put on a show.
    • Throw Urkel From the Train
      Season 9 - Episode 18
      6/18/98
      7.5
      Urkel accidentally becomes a stowaway on a train with Carl. Laura's not impressed by Maxine's rich new boyfriend, D'Andre.
    • 10/31/97
      7.5
      Stevil, the evil ventriloquist dummy, is back to haunt Urkel, but now he's brought along a nightmarish sidekick, Carlsbad. Together Stevil and Carlsbad attempt to take over the souls of Urkel and Carl—wreaking havoc on the whole Winslow household.
    • Whose Man Is It Anyway?
      Season 9 - Episode 16
      6/5/98
      7.5
      Cousin Myrtle dukes it out in the boxing ring with Greta to win Eddie for her own. Meanwhile, 3J searches for his birth mother.
    • Body Damage
      Season 1 - Episode 7
      11/10/89
      7.5
      Rachel takes the classic car Carl plans to drive in the Columbus Day Parade without his permission.
    • Rachel's First Date
      Season 1 - Episode 4
      10/13/89
      7.5
      Carl and Harriette look forward to some quality time while Rachel's on a date with a man from church.
    • The Quilt
      Season 1 - Episode 11
      12/8/89
      7.4
      Laura sells an heirloom quilt, upsetting Grandmother Winslow.
    • 3J in the House
      Season 8 - Episode 5
      10/11/96
      7.4
      The Winslows discover how much they care for 3J when he disappears from his group home; Laura crushes on someone apart from Stefan.
    • A Pirate's Life for Me
      Season 8 - Episode 24
      5/9/97
      7.4
      Another trip in the time machine lands Carl and Urkel on a pirate ship.
    • Odd Man In
      Season 8 - Episode 20
      3/14/97
      7.3
      Harriette fills a spot at Carl's poker table while Steve does work for Eddie at a ballpark.
    • They Shoot Ducks, Don't They?
      Season 9 - Episode 2
      9/26/97
      7.2
      When Commissioner Geiss and Carl go on a duck-hunting excursion, Urkel shows up at the lake with a camera to "shoot" the ducks, but is shocked to discover they're actually trying to kill the ducks. Meanwhile, Laura "borrows" her mom's diamond earrings for a hot night out at the Sizzle Club and comes home an earring short.moreless
    • Getting Buff
      Season 8 - Episode 6
      10/18/96
      7.0
      Eddie's stunned when Greta takes a job modeling in the nude.
    • South of the Border
      Season 7 - Episode 13
      1/12/96
      7.0
      Carl, Urkel, and Eddie head to Porto Santo to free the arrested Waldo. Meanwhile, Laura is reluctant to go on a date with a boy she has never met, but her mother recommends.
    • Walking My Baby Back Home
      Season 7 - Episode 5
      10/27/95
      7.0
      With Greta forbidden from seeing Eddie, he convinces Steve to pretend to take her on dates so he can see her on the sly. Meanwhile, Mother Winslow gets audited for the IRS.
    • Money Out the Window
      Season 5 - Episode 5
      10/22/93
      6.9
      A thug named Bones pays Eddie a visit after Waldo and Weasel enlist Eddie in their football-betting venture. Laura takes an extra job to raise money to get her own car.
    • Midterm Crisis
      Season 6 - Episode 12
      1/6/95
      6.8
      Capt. Savage isn't pleased when Carl tells him what he discovered about his girlfriend; and Eddie and Urkel cook up a lie about Waldo's midterm baking project, which they devoured.
    • Original Gangsta Dawg
      Season 9 - Episode 10
      12/5/97
      6.8

      Urkel's visiting hip-hop cousin, O.G.D., makes a bad first impression on the Winslows—hitting on Laura, spouting controversial ideas, and influencing 3J in a decidedly negative fashion. Meanwhile, a crooked thug who is owed $4,000 by O.G.D. arrives in town looking to collect on the debt.

    • Random Acts of Science
      Season 7 - Episode 15
      2/2/96
      6.7
      Teamwork and the transformation chamber give Carl and Urkel an advantage in fighting off gang members looking to ransack the police warehouse. Meanwhile, Harriette's upset when Laura gets a nose ring without telling her.
    • The Candidate
      Season 1 - Episode 20
      3/23/90
      6.6
      Eddie decides to take the superficial route in his candidacy to become class president.
    • Basketball Blues
      Season 1 - Episode 6
      11/3/89
      6.3
      A visiting professional basketball player boosts Carl's hope to get Eddie enthused for a pro basketball career himself.