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417: Not-So-Trivial Pursuits
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November 28, 1998

Dwayne's values are called into question when he's given the opportunity to cheat on a game show, and Jared learns that Mandy has a secret.


Characters
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Character
Actor
App.
# 42
# 1
# 36
# 6
# 57
# 5
# 1
# 4
# 1
# 11


Production Team
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Phil Lollar   Jonathan Crowe
Phil Lollar   Jonathan Crowe
Writer
Director
  Sound Designer


Trivia
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This is Liz Horten First episode.
- Jared DeWhite

This is the last appereance of Dale Jacobs. The rest of the Jacobs family had been long phased out of the show Dale remained in it as a minor charactor up untill this point. He is though mentioned one last time in Oppertunity Knocks.
- David

Capt. O'Ryan's first appearance since "The Living Nativity" in 1992.
- Ben


Goofs
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In this episode it is said that Robert Lee lead the raid on Harper's Ferry--in actuality it was led by John Brown.
- Jonathan

Martha Washington is not Robert E. Lee's great-grandmother, as Brian says, but is Lee's wife's grandmother (or great- grandmother). (Sorry Brian, you WERE wrong) :)
- Hulaliokalani

Yes, Jonathan, actually Robert E. Lee was present to help stop the raid on Harper's Ferry.
- Hulaliokalani


Allusions
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The title of this episode is a reference to the board game "Trivial Pursuit"
- Jonathan

Marty Winkdale's name is an anagram of Wink Martindale, the real-life (and highly prolific) game show host.
- Ben

Duh, Jonathan
- Christian A.


Quotes
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Bart: (over the loudspeaker at the Electric Palace) Shoppers, don't forget our special on blank videotapes. Five dollars each or three for twenty! Bargains every day here at the Electric Palace.
- H Tide

Mandy: I used to...Suck my thumb
Liz: Suck your thumb?
Mandy: Shh! Keep it quiet.

Jared: That is one tough little girl

Brian: And by the way, Dwayne. The answer is Martha Washington.
Bart: Martha. Yeah, I knew that. So did Dwayne.

Dwayne: A piece of paper?
Bart: No. Not just any a piece of paper. A piece of paper with they answers to the game show questions.
Dwayne: What?
Bart: I told you I take care everything.
Dwayne: I can't believe this.
Bart: You can fetch me later. Right now. Start memorizing.
- Gabriel


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