Sep. 20, 1984
30 min.
NBC TV Network

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The Cosby Show - 08x16 Eat, Drink and Be Wary

8x16 Eat, Drink and Be Wary

3/5 (1 vote)
First Aired: Jan. 30, 1992 on NBC

Summary: While Clair is away at a law conference in Washington, D.C., everyone is expecting him to follow in his normal path of pigging-out on junk food. Cliff surprises them though by eating very healthy meals. Meanwhile, when Rudy, Susan, and Danielle find out that everyone is taking a cab instead…
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Main Characters in this Episode

Guest Stars

Dr. Heathcliff 'Cliff' Huxtable played by Bill Cosby
Pam Tucker played by Erika Alexander
Tracy played by Debbi Morgan
Charmaine Brown played by Karen Malina White
Susan played by Rachel Hillman
Danielle played by Nicolle Rochelle
Game Show Host voiced by John Lantz


  • Goof (continuity error): This episode was aired out of order, having been filmed as part of the previous season. Clair and Pam are sporting different hairstyles, Rudy, Rudy's friends, and Olivia appear noticeably younger, Sondra and family are not living at the Huxtables' house, and the kitchen has not yet been remodeled. Additionally, Cliff is wearing his "SD" pin, which he wore throughout Season 7.


  • The title is a parody of the commonly used hospitality proverb: Eat, drink and be merry.
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