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George begins a fake __________ in "The Strike."
In this season 9 episode, George makes up a fake charity to donate to, after being annoyed when someone donates money in his name to charity as a holiday present. The charity is called "The Human Fund."
Kramer is friends with a number of odd characters throughout the series, including The Soup Nazi. Unforgiving of everyone else, he has a soft spot for Kramer, to whom he accidentally gifts an armoire full of his secret soup recipes.
George spends an entire season 5 episode pretending to be a member of which profession to impress a date?
In "The Marine Biologist," George delivers a lengthy fake monologue about saving a beached whale to a woman he was on a date with, after spending their entire date pretending to be a marine biologist. At the end of their date, they actually encounter a distressed whale on the beach, which puts George in an awkward position.
In "The Yada Yada," who does Jerry become convinced converted to Judaism just for the jokes?
In this season 8 episode, Jerry becomes convinced that his dentist Dr. Tim Whatley, played by Bryan Cranston, converted to Judaism just so he can tell jokes. Kramer accuses Jerry of being an anti-dentite.
In "The Comeback," George becomes obsessed with delivering which insult to an ex-coworker?
A yo' mama joke
"See any good comebacks lately?"
"Where's your father?"
"The Jerk Store called, and they're running out of you!"
In this season 8 episode, one of George's Yankees co-workers mocks him for eating all of the shrimp at a meeting by saying "Hey George, the ocean called; they're running out of shrimp." George becomes obsessed with delivering his jerk store comeback after his co-worker leaves for a new job.
What did Jerry and his girlfriend in "The Hamptons" get caught doing during "Schindler's List" in a theater?
Eating fried chicken
Jerry has many girlfriends throughout the show, some who only appear in one episode. Rachel, who he got caught canoodling with in a theater during "Schindler's List," appears in "The Hamptons" and a few other episodes.
What show does Kramer turn his apartment into the set of in one season 9 episode?
"The Andy Griffith Show"
"The Dick Cavett Show"
"The Merv Griffin Show"
In the episode "The Merv Griffin Show," Kramer turns his apartment into the set of the show after finding a bunch of its furniture in a dumpster. He then assumes the role of Merv Griffin, bringing confused guests onto his camera-less set.
Elaine makes a new group of friends in which episode?
"The Soup Nazi"
"The Bizarro Jerry"
In this season 8 episode, Elaine meets a new group of friends who appear to be the polar opposites of George, Jerry and Kramer. For example, while the new George resembles George, he generously always picks up the check in restaurants.
What problem plagues Elaine in her and Mr. Lippman's muffin top business?
A rogue health inspector
Extra muffin bottoms
In the season 8 episode "The Muffin Tops," Elaine and her old boss Mr. Lippman decide that muffin tops are the best part of the muffin and all they want to sell. Unfortunately, this leaves them with countless extra muffin stumps that they can't get rid of.
What country to Jerry, George and Elaine travel to for a wedding in "The Betrayal"?
This season 9 episode is also known as "The Backwards Episode," because its scenes are arranged backward. In it, the trio travel to India for the wedding of Sue Ellen Mischke, the braless O'Henry candy-bar fortune heiress.
In "The Opposite," how does George become successful?
Ignoring his instincts
In this season 5 episode, Jerry convinces George to do the opposite of whatever his initial instincts are because he always gets in his own way when it comes to success. By doing this, George lands a girlfriend and a job with the New York Yankees.
Why does Elaine test positive for opium in "The Showerhead"?
She has a drug problem.
She ate a poppyseed bagel.
In this season 7 episode, Elaine is barred from a work trip to Africa when she tests positive for opium in a drug test. It turns out that this occurred because she ate a poppyseed bagel before the test.
Kramer accidentally __________ himself in "The Butter Shave."
In the season 9 episode "The Butter Shave," Kramer replaces a lot of his personal hygiene products with butter and accidentally cooks himself after falling asleep while sunbathing on the roof. Newman tries to eat him.
Kramer pitches a _________-scented cologne to Calvin Klein in "The Pez Dispenser."
In this season 3 episode, Kramer's goal is to create a cologne which captures the "essence" of the smell when you first come home from the beach. His idea is stolen by Calvin Klein after he pitches it.
Why do George, Jerry, Elaine and Kramer go to The Hamptons in the episode "The Hamptons"?
To meet Mick Jagger
To see the baby
At their friend Carol's insistence that, "You have to see the bayyyybeeee," the friends head to visit her, her husband and their new baby in The Hamptons. Unfortunately, they find the baby horribly ugly.
What holiday does George's father celebrate in "The Strike"?
Tomb Sweeping Day
Frank Costanza invented a holiday called Festivus in response to the sentimentality, commercialism and religious nature of Christmas. It involves the "airing of grievances" and "feats of strength," and an aluminum pole instead of a Christmas tree.
In "The Yada Yada," whose girlfriend turns out to be a criminal?
In this season 8 episode, George is initially delighted to date a woman who "yada yada's" over all of the boring details of her stories. By the end of the episode, it turns out that what she is actually glossing over is the crimes she has committed.