Season 5 Episode 23

Post Op

Aired Unknown Mar 08, 1977 on CBS



  • Trivia

    • A soldier arrives at the camp and introduces himself as Sergeant Attias of the Turkish Brigade, but he is wearing a corporal's uniform.

  • Quotes

    • Frank: Pierce, do you always have to talk while you work?
      Hawkeye: You're right, Frank. Nurse, from now on I'll blink my left eye for a clamp, my right eye for a sponge, and when I wiggle my ears, that means meet me under a jeep in half an hour.
      Frank: Yuck, yuck, yuckety yuck.

    • Potter: Sergeant, I've told everyone else, I'll tell you. The 4077th is out of blood! We're squeezin' turnips here! All my personnel have donated at least twice, and Dracula couldn't find a quick snack around these parts!

    • Moody: When I was a kid, I was fighting all the time when somebody put me down 'cause I believed 'em. Those guys surprised me last night. But they're not gonna get me next time 'cause I got something guys like that will never have: self-respect.

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • Gilbert Roland:
      After Cpl. Robello has his mustache shaved off, Klinger says that he doesn't have to look like Gilbert Roland anymore. He was a Mexican-born actor who worked in both English and Spanish movies beginning in the 1920's.