But Denise comes to the rescue when she offers to make Theo an exact copy for a third of the price.
Notes: Guest appearance by Kadeem Hardison, who years later would portray Dwayne Wayne on the Cosby Show spinoff, A Different World.
Cliff and Clair's plans for a quiet night are ruined when Vanessa and Rudy can't sleep, with Rudy claiming the wolf man was growling in her closet.
Note: In 1996, TV Guide included this episode as part of its "100 Most Memorable Moments in TV History", ranking it No. When Rudy's goldfish dies, Cliff struggles over how to break the bad news to her.
Note: This is the first appearance of Sabrina Le Beauf in the role of Sondra Huxtable.In an effort to change Clair's mind, he introduces her to Mrs.Burke, a patient of his who is expecting child number 13.Virtually everyone has to wear a public mask in order to be accepted by others. When circumstances (such as anonymity, strong emotion, or sufficient power) allow a character to take off that mask and act in complete accord with their inclinations, they reveal what's beneath the mask.The secrets this mask hides are varied and are not always dark. Sometimes a person may never know they had a hidden self before the mask comes off. Other times the person is well aware of their hidden self and are determined to keep it hidden.