That's So Raven

Season 4 Episode 7

Driving Miss Lazy

Aired Daily 12:00 AM Apr 21, 2006 on Disney Channel



  • Trivia

    • Continuity: Victor gave Eddie a driving lesson in season 2 episode 22. In this episode, he gets his license.

    • Under California law, Eddie shouldn't have driven Raven and Chelsea around since he can't carry passengers under 20 for the first year with a provisional license.

    • When Raven is in the disguise you can see her real hair.

    • The car Raven, Chelsea, & Eddie buy is a Volkswagen Type 181, although in the United States it is more commonly known as the Thing.

    • How did Raven and Chelsea get the car painted on the same day it was bought?

    • The numberplate on the front of the car is IE49965 but the numberplate on the back of the car is 4GWB922.

    • Eddie's license says he's 5'10". However, when he stands at the police line-up, he measures in at 5'6".

    • If Eddie took the car out for a spin and gets pulled over for speeding while the girls shop at the store, how do Chelsea and Raven get to the station? On foot? Unless there's a bus system way out in the country.

    • Since when is a criminal/detainee, allowed to use a cell phone in jail?

    • The country scene while they were driving was clearly a green screen effect

  • Quotes

    • Eddie: Can we please go to the batting cage now?
      Chelsea: Or we can go to the country.
      Raven: Uh, the country? I'd rather go to the batting cages.
      Eddie: Right, well let's put it to a vote. Who wants to go to the country?
      Chelsea: (raises hand) Where there's a great little country store.
      Raven: Huh?
      Chelsea: That sells really cute accessories.
      Raven: Uh.
      Chelsea: Uhm, and there are all on sale.
      Raven: Ahhh! Ahh I'm in, I'm in.
      Chelsea: Yeah, that's right everybody buckle up to the country, Edward.

    • Cory: (reading cologne label) "Magnetic." (to Stanley) So wait, just dab on some o' dis cheap cologne...and the hotties won't leave ya alone?
      Stanley: Didn't you read the label, my brotha? "Mag-NET-tic."

    • Sheriff: But she's playing dumb.
      Chelsea: Hey I'm not playin'.

  • Notes

    • When Eddie, Chelsea, and Raven are in the car driving to the country, if you look closely, you can see that Anneliese van der Pol has her left cartilage (top of the ear, where the bone is) peirced.

    • Raven's vision: Raven, Chelsea, and Eddie sitting in Eddie's new car listening and chilling to Pressure's song "Gotta Get You Back".

    • The one who plays Pink Bandit is Orlando Brown himself!

    • This the first episode that we see Raven, Eddie, and Chelsea riding in a car without an adult.

    • In this episode, Stanley says, "True. I may have said that, but I say a lot of things." This is a running joke from Season 3 episode, "The Four Aces."

    • Orlando Brown is the third person on this show to play a double role (as the Pink Bandit). Previous double roles: Kyle Massey (Mismatch Maker: Chauncy the Animal Lover); Raven (Country Cousins: Auntie Faye, Delroy, and Baby G)

    • This is the first Season 4 episode to not have an "Oh Snap!" at the conclusion of the opening credits.

    • This is the second time the song Gotta Get You Back by Pressure is heard. The first time is in "Too Much Pressure."

    • Victor (Rondell Sheridan) did not appear in this episode.

    • This is Stanley's sixth appearance in an episode.

    • This episode showed the most outside other then country cousins.

    • This is the sixth appearance of Stanley. The first appearance was in Season 4.

    • Tim Reid guest stars as Sheriff Jefferson in this episode, marking the appearance of two former "Sister, Sister" actors (Jackee Harry starred in Season 3 as Dava, the director in Goin' Hollywood).

    • Both parents from Sister Sister have appeared on That's So Raven.

    • Tim Reid from Sister Sister plays the Sheriff

    • According to Eddie's Drivers License:

      -He lives on 5988 Hill Street
      -His Height is 5ft. 10inches
      -His Weight is 169 pounds

  • Allusions

    • Raven: "If the dress don't fit, you must acquit"

      The is like the famous line from the O.J. Simpson trial, "If the gloves don't fit, you must acquit."

    • Eddie: I cannot believe you painted the car pink! I am not Little Richard!

      Little Richard is the stage name for Richard Wayne Penniman, a famous singer/songwriter from the 50's, known for his bright, wild, crazy style.

    • 'The Pink Bandit' s similar to an Avatar: The Last Airbender title 'The Blind Bandit'.

    • Pink bandit is an allusion to the "pink panther."

    • Title Reference to movie, "Driving Miss Daisy."