The Golden Girls

Season 1 Episode 3

Rose the Prude

Aired Unknown Sep 28, 1985 on NBC



  • Allusions

    • Rose: I'm depressed.
      Blanche: Is this about Arnie?
      Dorothy: No Blanche, she's upset because they keep changing the taste of Coke.

      This in reference to Roberto C. Goizueta's, CEO of the Coca-Cola Co., idea of releasing a new taste of Coke in 1985, the first change in 99 years of the formula. The public didn't like the changes and critics called it the biggest marketing blunder and the original formula was brought back.