The Cosby Show

Season 4 Episode 2


Aired Thursday 8:00 PM Oct 01, 1987 on NBC



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Clair: Rudy, did you hear what I said?
      Rudy: Yes.
      Clair: Allright, what did I say?
      Rudy: I don't know.

    • Rudy: When do we get to say Theo's guilty?

    • Clair: And you weren't hungry when you went to Circus Burger yesterday?
      Theo: Well yeah, but...
      Clair: Then what stopped you from getting your Circus burger? Did you run out of money?
      Theo: No.
      Clair: Did you suddenly become vegetarian?
      Theo: No.
      Clair: Did you forget how to order?
      Theo: No.
      Clair: Did your feet fall asleep? Were you standing in the milkshake only line? Were you tackled by the Circus Burger clown mascot?
      Theo: Mom, will you stop? I'm not some criminal. I'm your kid!
      Clair: No, you're not. You said you wanted me to you treat like an adult.
      Theo: Is this how you treat adults?
      Clair: When I take 'em to court, yes!

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • The name of this episode Theogate is aparody name to Watergate, a scandal in the 1970s that some people broke into the the Democratic Headquarters in 1972 that there was 18 minutes of the Watergate tapes, that led President Nixon's resignation in 1974.