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"Who'll Stop the Rain" (0411)

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Episode title: Who'll Stop the Rain
Episode alias: The Leaky Roof Show (nickname given by the staff)
Episode production code: 0411

Episode # in production code order: 68
Episode # in true US premiere order: 69
Episode # in old US premiere order: 70

US premiere date: January 7, 1990
US premiere time: 9 pm

Written by Kevin Curran
Directed by Gerry Cohen

First camera shot: Al and Peggy are lying in bed, watching the rain.

Synopsis: Al is "one man against nature," determined to fix a leak in the roof, but each fall from the roof makes it harder to tell whether he's too cheap or just too stupid to call a professional. Steve finally get's a new job - at Slither's.

No guest cast

General note: There's a TV set in the parents' bedroom.

Award nomination: 1990 Emmy Awards, Outstanding Editing for a Series (Multi-Camera Production), Larry Harris (Editor)

Music: Peggy sings "My Girl"

References: The episode title refers to the song by Creedence Clearwater Revival. Al's line "as God is my witness, I'll never be wet again" is influenced by Scarlett O'Hara's line "as God is my witness, I'll never be hungry again" from the movie "Gone with the Wind."

DVD: Information at Bundyology's DVD page.

Transcript: Available at Married with Children... All Things Episodic.


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