Picket Fences

Season 1 Episode 18

Fetal Attraction

Aired Friday 10:00 PM Apr 01, 1993 on CBS



  • Trivia

    • Jill: It is revealed she was third in her class at medical school and is board certified in general surgery.

  • Quotes

    • Judge Henry Bone: And Wambaugh, I am in no mood to entertain your rhetoric either.
      Douglas Wambaugh: I won't say a word judge. (Wheels over Bill McGarth) All I ask you to do is to look into my clients eyes and tell him why. Tell him why politics matter more than a chance for him to talk again.
      District Attorney: I object. How dare you make a mockery of this forum.
      Douglas Wambaugh: It's who I am.
      Judge Henry Bone: Quiet!

    • Judge Henry Bone: You're in Rome, Wisconsin now.
      District Attorney: Meaning what?
      Judge Henry Bone: Meaning, strange things happen.

    • Dr. David Williams: (To Jill) You traded in aspiration for contentedness.

    • Jimmy: We're grownups. We don't get, uh ... uh?
      Kim: Jealous?
      Jimmy: Yeah, jealous. I didn't even know the word.
      Kim: Uh huh.

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • Wilson Pickett: Kim comments that when Jimmy gets depressed, he plays saxophone and becomes Wilson Pickett. Wilson Pickett is an American R&B and soul singer.

    • Fatal Attraction is a 1987 film starring Michael Douglas and Glenn Close.