Sep. 20, 1984
30 min.
NBC TV Network

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The Cosby Show - 01x12 Rudy's Sick

1x12 Rudy's Sick

3.5/5 (2 votes)
First Aired: Dec. 13, 1984 on NBC
Summary: Cliff has to look after sick Rudy while Clair is at an important meeting.

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Main Characters in this Episode

Guest Stars

Dr. Heathcliff 'Cliff' Huxtable played by Bill Cosby
Denise Huxtable played by Lisa Bonet
Theo Huxtable played by Malcolm-Jamal Warner
Mr. Halifax played by Clarke Gordon
Steve Yamado played by Doug Yasuda
Janet Yamado played by Haru Aki

Episode Quotes

Dr. Heathcliff 'Cliff' Huxtable: [to Rudy's teddy bear, Bobo] Bobo, I want you to stay warm, drink plenty of liquids and no salmon fishing for at least a week!
Rudy: Vanessa said that there are germs, what kind do I have?
Dr. Heathcliff 'Cliff' Huxtable: Oh, yeah... What you have are the 'Tripp-tah-mel-perm-a-seps'
Rudy: 'Tripp-tah-mel-perm-a-seps?'
Dr. Heathcliff 'Cliff' Huxtable: Yes, the "Tripps" as the like to call themselves... They like to hang out at sinks and drinking fountains and they say,

Dr. Heathcliff 'Cliff' Huxtable: Where's the party? I LOOVE to party! I just love to get inside of the young body and just... mmm, hmm, mmm... Party!
Rudy: Why me?
Dr. Heathcliff 'Cliff' Huxtable: [normal voice] Well, they choose you because you're young and you're cute... and, they get inside your body and they say...

Dr. Heathcliff 'Cliff' Huxtable: Hmmm... This is lovey place to party.
Dr. Heathcliff 'Cliff' Huxtable: [normal voice; quickens jig] And they start movin' around all fast you know...

Dr. Heathcliff 'Cliff' Huxtable: Oooh, this is hot par-tay!
Dr. Heathcliff 'Cliff' Huxtable: [normal voice] And jump into the court bussels and they did the boogey down like...

Dr. Heathcliff 'Cliff' Huxtable: Party, Party, Party, Party!
Rudy: No more parties in there.
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