Murphy Brown

Season 1 Episode 12

Why Do Fools Fall in Love?

Aired Monday 9:00 PM Feb 13, 1989 on CBS



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Frank: Tell me more about Meg. What does she do?
      Murphy: She's a lobbist.
      Frank: Great. She has passion. Favorite movie?
      Murphy: Mumur of The Heart.
      Frank: Mine too. Okay, now I'm gonna ask the biggie.
      Murphy: Her parents are dead.
      Frank: I'm in love.
      Murphy: Okay, my turn. This Richie character where's he from?
      Frank: I don't know.
      Murphy: What's he do?
      Frank: I'm not sure.
      Murphy: How long have you known him?
      Frank: A week.
      Murphy: I'm not going, Frank.
      Frank: Come on.

    • Murphy: I can't take any more of this. Everybody, I have an announcement to make. There are too many people on my date. Miles, this isn't 'The Love Boat.' Snap out of it.
      Miles: Oh, don't worry about me. Maybe I'll just interrupt a game of darts with my face.
      Murphy: Meg, Frank, work it out between yourselves. Get married and have forty kids, kill each other in the parking lot, I'm out of it.

  • Notes

    • The opening features the song "Why do Fools Fall in Love?" by Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers with photos of famous lovers and TV couples.

  • Allusions