The New Adventures of Old Christine

Season 2 Episode 2

The Answer is Maybe (1)

Aired Wednesday 8:00 PM Sep 25, 2006 on CBS
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Episode Summary

Following her learning that Richard's willingness to embrace life is responsible for his success with women, Christine goes against form and accepts a date from a handsome stranger.

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  • Say yes to Christine!

    This episode was a very well written and it's ratings reflected that. Christine tries to move on from Richard with a new guy that she meets on the street and we learn that he is the father of New Christine. This was a classic episode and I say "Say Yes to Christine Campbell!"

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  • QUOTES (7)

    • Matthew: Why did you say yes?
      Christine: It's part of my new philosophy.
      Barb: Sleeping with strangers sounds more like your college philosophy.

    • Christine: Why did I say yes to this? If I had said no, I'd be tucked into bed with a bottle of chardonnay and a big bag of barbecue potato chips.
      Matthew: You know, you're one mattress fire away from being Mom?

    • Christine: Do you have any idea how embarrassing it is to come home and find you making out on the couch?
      Matthew: How do you think it feels to be sat on by your date making out on the couch?
      Christine: We were not raised well.

    • Christine: I don't want Richard parading a bunch of floozies around my boy!
      Matthew: Do they still make floozies? I thought they discontinued floozies in the 1940s!

    • "New" Christine: (to Jeff) Daddy?
      Christine: You've got to be kidding me!

    • Richie: What are you guys talking about?
      Matthew: Denise.
      Christine: Matthew!
      Matthew: Who's Denise?
      Christine: Uh, shes, a uh, new machine at the gym.
      Richie: Do all the machines have names?
      Christine: Just the dirty ones.
      Matthew: So, what's the new machine like?
      Christine: Cheap. A lot of plastic parts. Easy to get on and off.
      Richie: Sounds like a fun machine.

    • Christine: You know women like sex, too. It's just if we don't have it for a week, we don't feel the need to pounce on the first thing that comes along. We (pauses) channel it in productive ways.
      Matthew: Meaning?
      Christine: We drink, or shop, or eat—God, I'm starving.

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