Married... With Children

Season 1 Episode 12

Where's the Boss?

Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Jun 21, 1987 on FOX



  • Trivia

    • In all episodes, the opening credits contain a scene from the movie "National Lampoon's Vacation". If you look closely you will see the "family truckster" as it heads out of Chicago on it's series of misadventures.

    • Continuity Error: In this episode, Gary the shoe store owner is said to be a man. However, when Gary finally appears again and becomes a recurring character in the 9th season episode "Business Still Sucks", she is a woman.

  • Quotes

    • Peggy: Come on now kids, we're Bundys, how often do we get to be happy?

    • Peg: Maybe we should send something special to the family.
      Al: Yeah. How 'bout some scuba gear and a body bag.

    • Peg: It's not every year Kelly gets promoted to the next grade.

    • Kelly: All right, who put this ad in the paper? (reading from the newspaper) "cheap blonde, sixteen - looks thirty, seeks job out of state, no reading or writing please"

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • The episode title is a reference to the sitcom "Who's the Boss?", which aired in the 1980's and early 1990's.