Season 3 Episode 1

The Case of the Ersatz Earthquake

Aired Weekdays 5:00 PM Jan 15, 1990 on PBS



  • Quotes

    • Divine: I'll tell you what. I'll predict your football game, I'll keep the money with me, and I'll also predict the big quake. If the football score is correct, then I'll just...
      Mayor Quail: No, that's unacceptable. The money will stay here under constant guard. If you are correct, you'll return and collect the money in this valise.
      Divine: There's $10,000,000 in there?
      Mayor Quail: Well, $50 in cash, the rest in traveler's checks. Not a good idea to carry more than $50 cash.