Sep. 20, 1984
30 min.
NBC TV Network

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The Cosby Show - 08x09 For Men Only

8x09 For Men Only

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First Aired: Nov. 14, 1991 on NBC

Summary: After Theo convinces Cliff to teach a class for men only at the community center, the students misinterpret his intentions when Cliff brings Olivia's doll to the class by thinking that he will teach on sex education. The conversation eventually gets turned around to the young teen boys who…
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Main Characters in this Episode

Guest Stars

Dr. Heathcliff 'Cliff' Huxtable played by Bill Cosby
Russell Huxtable played by Earle Hyman
Ben played by Maurice Lauchner
Marlon played by Carlton Beener
Cal played by Akili Prince


  • Goof (miscellaneous): While Russell is babysitting Olivia and her friend they are playing Nintendo. The box is on top of the television which would make the controller cords cover the front of the TV, yet the cords look like they are coming from a shelf below the TV or on the floor.


  • While Cliff is talking to the teenage boys, he asks them what careers they intends to pursue. One of them; Ben (Maurice Lauchner) responds that he wants wants to be a singer and is asked to demonstrate. The song he sings, is a snippet from the song "Love isn't Love" by the Gospel recording group "Commissioned." The song is from their 1986 album "Go Tell Somebody" and was written by the group's Keyboardtist Michael Brooks.
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