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Referenced in 

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: David Steinberg/Mary Frann/Emmanuel Lewis (1983) (TV Episode)
Emmanuel Lewis talks about his upcoming fall series
Night of 100 Stars II (1985) (TV Movie)
Part of the "TV Stars" segment
Mr. Belvedere: Deportation: Part 1 (1986) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name.
Saturday Night Live: Bill Murray/Percy Sledge (1987) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned and picture shown during Weekend Update
Saturday Night Live: Robin Williams/James Taylor (1988) (TV Episode)
mocked by Hanz and Franz
Mystery Science Theater 3000: City on Fire (1989) (TV Episode)
Joel: "That's when Webster was just a baby."
ALF: It's My Party (1989) (TV Episode)
ALF refers to the series.
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Robin Williams (1991) (Video)
mocked by Hanz and Franz
The Simpsons: Lisa's First Word (1992) (TV Episode)
The show is mentioned by name.
Judgment Night (1993)
One character refers to an African-American kid as "Webster"
The Critic: Marathon Mensch (1994) (TV Episode)
Duke asks Jay to wear a t-shirt promoting reruns of the series
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air: Love Hurts (1994) (TV Episode)
The Robber calls Carlton "Webster"
NYPD Blue: Vishy-Vashy-Vinny (1995) (TV Episode)
George Putnam references this show
Married with Children: The Joke's on Al (1996) (TV Episode)
Gary Coleman is misidentified as Webster.
Moesha: Break a Leg (1997) (TV Episode)
Frances mentions this
Shopping for Fangs (1997)
"Do you remember the boy who played Webster on TV?"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Overdrawn at the Memory Bank (1997) (TV Episode)
"Just go watch your Websters...
Action: Twelfth Step to Hell (1999) (TV Episode)
Peter calls Scott Wolf 'Webster'
The Simpsons: Grift of the Magi (1999) (TV Episode)
Gary Coleman says that Funzo is "the biggest rip-off since 'Webster.'"
Family Guy: Fore, Father (2000) (TV Episode)
Peter asks Cleveland Jr. to call him Mr. Papadopoulos
Snow Dogs (2002)
TV in Black: The First Fifty Years (2004) (Video)
Tripping the Rift: The Devil and a Guy Named Webster (2004) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Emmanuel Lewis
Father of the Pride: Possession (2004) (TV Episode)
Larry is watching TV on a big screen and says that Webster is so big that he's not funny anymore.
Degrassi: The Next Generation: Back in Black (2004) (TV Episode)
Manny refers to Danny (who is short and black) as "Webster."
Saturday Night Live: Cameron Diaz/Green Day (2005) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in TV Funhouse
Veronica Mars: My Mother, the Fiend (2005) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Veronica
Scrubs: My Way Home (2006) (TV Episode)
Carla says it's a stupid sitcom
Date Movie (2006)
when "michael jackson" is being beat up for talking to a little boy, he says that the boy reminds him of webster
Most Extreme Elimination Challenge: Box Office Bombs vs. NASCAR (2006) (TV Episode)
"I want to see Gary Coleman take on Webster"
Family Guy: I Take Thee, Quagmire (2006) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Peter
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Saturday TV Funhouse (2006) (TV Special)
Referenced by Michael Jackson
Behind the Camera: The Unauthorized Story of 'Diff'rent Strokes' (2006) (TV Movie)
This show is one of the squares on the network schedule board, and can be seen clearly.
Family Guy: Saving Private Brian (2006) (TV Episode)
Stewie says he has that Webster disease.
My Name Is Earl: Buried Treasure (2007) (TV Episode)
Randy talks about what would've happened if they'd kidnap "Webster from Diff'rent Strokes".
Saturday Night Live: Drew Barrymore/Lily Allen (2007) (TV Episode)
mentioned in Job Interview skit
The Cinema Snob: Burial Ground: Nights of Terror (2007) (TV Episode)
"...playing a white zombie Webster."
Comedy Central Roast of Flavor Flav (2007) (TV Special)
One of the roasters calls Katt Williams "Webster".
Gutterballs (2008)
a black guy is called Webster
Midgets Vs. Mascots (2009)
gary coleman joke
Spike's Guys Choice (2009) (TV Special)
Jonah Huill calls Bobb'e J. Thompson "Webster" in reference to this series
Tosh.0: Stuck in an Elevator (2010) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tosh.
Psych: Chivalry Is Not Dead... But Someone Is (2010) (TV Episode)
Clive defines the word "relationship" and cites Webster, after which Shawn says, "I hardly think Emmanuel Lewis is an authority on relationships."
Todd's Pop Song Reviews: Top Ten Worst Hit Songs of 1976 (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Tower Heist (2011)
Mentioned by Slide
Donald Glover: Weirdo (2012) (TV Special)
Mentioned in dialogue.
The Cleveland Show: Flush of Genius (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.112 (2012) (TV Episode)
Jo mentions the title character.
DVD-R Hell: Gary Coleman: For Safety's Sake (2013) (TV Episode)
"And if you're offended, just pretend that I'm talking about Webster!"
Teen Titans Go!: Tower Power (2013) (TV Episode)
Cyborg mentions that he has all six seasons of Webster on VHS
Grudge Match (2013)
Lightning compares Dante Jr. to Webster.
BoJack Horseman: The Telescope (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Teen Titans Go!: Oil Drums (2015) (TV Episode)
Other popular 80's shows listed down by Cyborg
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Jamie Foxx/Carla Gugino/Jamie Foxx feat. Kid Ink (2015) (TV Episode)
Jimmy refers to Carla Gugino's guest appearance
Sports Jeopardy!: Episode #2.52 (2016) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Sitcoms" category
This Is Us: The Big Three (2016) (TV Episode)
Randall is referred to as "Webster" several times for being a black boy adopted by white parents.

Featured in 

I Love the '80s: 1984 (2002) (TV Episode)
ABC's 50th Anniversary Celebration (2003) (TV Special)
A clip from this show appears.
Scrubs: My House (2007) (TV Episode)
Cox calls Turk "Webster"

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