ABC Afterschool Specials (1972–1997)
Troy says, "Jeff would have known that if he wasn't too cool for 'Afterschool Specials.'"
Christy says "Trust" is a hair better than an Afterschool Special about the subject
Patrick says, "My life is an 'Afterschool Special.'"
Peter says, "We're a regular 'Afterschool Special.'"
Jeff says, "We've all seen enough 'Afterschool Specials' - 'Fat Albert' (pointing to Shirley and Troy) - to know that Abed only needs to be himself."
the narrator says that Malvo's being banned from school is like if BET made an Afterschool Special
Skeeter says, "I didn't know we were doing an 'Afterschool Special.'"
Referred to in dialogue.
Rocko assumes Alpha-Alpha's promise of a lack of initiation is a prank reminiscent of these specials
Fez talks about it.
Principal Skinner asks Mrs. Krabappel if she's "ready for a little 'Afterschool Special.'"
Mike: "Is this an 'Afterschool Special'?"
Referenced by Leonard
referenced by Maya
Annie: "Oh please... what Afterschool Special did you fall out of?"
Skippy remarks that Slappy sounds "like an 'Afterschool Special.'"
The title is a reference to this series of one-off, teen-oriented melodramas aired during the 70s, 80s, and early-90s.
Wilson mentions that he saw an Afterschool Special on PCS (Parental Conflict Syndrome).
Miley (Vanessa Bayer) appears in an "Afterschool Special" spoof on "The Miley Cyrus Show."
Spoofed in the "Sex and Peer Pressure at Valley High" segment, which is billed as an "Afterschool Special"