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"Thinnergy" (0102)

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Last update February 10, 2005

Episode title: Thinergy
Episode production code: 0102

Episode # in production code order: 2
Episode # in true US premiere order: 2
Episode # in old US premiere order: 2

US premiere date: April 12, 1987
US premiere time: 8 pm

Written by Michael G. Moye & Ron Leavitt
Directed by Linda Day

First camera shot: Al with potato chips on the couch.

Synopsis: Marcy gives Peg a diet book called "Thinnergy", and seeking to inject more energy into their lives - and bedroom - Peggy tries to get Al to join her on the diet. Fat chance. Life is not the same in the Bundy house, until Al can get her to give it up.

Recurring character cast:
Luke Ventura: Ritch Shydner

Guest cast:
Sandy: Elizabeth Edwards

Music: Peggy sings "Honey" by Bobby Goldsboro, "I Am Woman" by Helen Reddy and "Dominique" by The Singing Nun.

Influences and references: The episode title is a combination of "thinness" and "energy". Johnny Carson was a famous American late night show host from 1962 to 1992.

DVD: Information at Bundyology's DVD page.

Transcript: Available at Ade Bundy's Internet MWC DataBase and Married with Children... All Things Episodic.

Peggy and Al

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