Season 2 Episode 5

Get The Message Part 1

Aired Unknown Oct 03, 1993 on PBS



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Jamal: Why is Calvin Ferguson always turning up where he's not wanted?
      Rob: It's part of his charm.

    • Jamal: Don't you even care? This is serious.
      Rob: Of course I care.
      Jamal: You don't act like it.
      Rob: (Stops typing and turns around) Look, you guys are the greatest bunch of friends I ever had. Think I really want to lose that?
      Jamal: Well, why didn't you say that before?
      Rob: I don't know. I can't deal with fights.
      Jamal: Well, we have to deal with it. We have to stop it.
      Rob: What if we cant?
      Jamal: We HAVE to.

    • Calvin: Jamal and his friends are always stuck together like glue with all their secrets and special handshakes. But now the glue is coming unstuck.

    • Lenni: I know your father started complaining about us to the landlord.
      Alex: He should've gotten rid of your when he had the chance!

    • Max: You idiot! Why didn't you swerve the other way?
      Mr. Fernandez: Listen, I didn't have time to think about that. Anyway, you should be grateful I ran over your instruments and not you because I saved your life.
      Max: You save my life? You ruined my life! Grateful? I'll show you grateful. I'm calling the police.

    • Ghostwriter: I'm sorry about the accident.
      Lenni: What can I do?
      Ghostwriter: Be there for your dad.
      Lenni: I'll try.
      Ghostwriter: And I'll be there for you.

  • Notes

    • Flashbacks from "Am I Blue" and "Over a Barrel" are seen in this episode.

    • Instead of a song featured in the show closing the show in the credits, a song sung by Blaze Berdahl (Lenni Fraizer) is performed instead.

  • Allusions