Hey Dude

Season 5 Episode 7


Aired Weekdays 2:00 PM Jul 19, 1991 on Nickelodeon



  • Trivia

    • In this episode, Buddy tells "T-Bone" that he is Melody's boyfriend. In episode 63, him and Melody also begin "dating".

  • Quotes

    • Ted: Do you know what year it is?
      Mr. Ernst: Why Ted? Are you that far behind on your chores?

    • Mr. Ernst (to the inspector): You must be the dude I was expecting. (to Brad and Mel) Now that will be all ladies, I'll chase you around the desk later. (barks)

    • Mr. Ernst: I'll do my best, but I don't see how anyone gonna believe that a good looking young guy like me is your fat old boss.
      Brad: Melody and I do theatrical makeup.
      (Mr. Ernst looks in mirror)
      Mr. Ernst: Creature from the Black Lagoon, I mean Son of the Blob.
      Brad: Pretty good huh?
      Mr. Ernst: Fantastic, one thing though. If I ever look like this in real life just put me out of my misery.

    • Mr. Ernst: So this fat cat boss of yours I'm suppose to impersonate, whats he like?
      Melody: Hes very nice.
      Brad: Great guy.
      Jake: Get real, just pretend your a mega-maniac, scatterbrain, power tripping dictator in a ten gallon hat.
      Mr. Ernst: Sounds like a real loser.

    • Buddy: Jake, how did you say he'd (Mr. Ernst) recover?
      Jake: Maybe spontaneously or maybe he'll have to get bumped on the head again.
      Buddy: (picks up wooden mallet) What do you say we take out the maybe.
      Buddy: Why did you guys stop me?
      Jake: Cause Buddy if you hit him over the head wrong your going to give him total amnesia.
      Danny: I think its worth a gamble.
      Jake: Or you might kill him.
      Danny: I think its worth a gamble.

    • Melody: Hi, Buddy. How is everything going with T-Bone?
      Buddy: Pretty good, except one minor problem. You and I are going steady.
      Melody: What?
      Buddy: You and I are going steady. Get it?
      Melody: Buddy, have you been taking steroids?

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • Gunsmoke: A television western that ran on CBS for twenty seasons (1955-1975). After Mr. Ernst hits his head he states that The Bar None looks like the set of Gunsmoke.