Family Matters: Season 5, Episode 6

Best Friends (29 Oct. 1993)

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Harriette embarrasses Laura when she tries (a little too hard) to act hip and cool in front of her friends. Meanwhile, Waldo gets a job as a cashier at the Mighty Weenie, but Eddie might ... See full summary »

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Harriette Winslow (as Jo Marie Payton-Noble)
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Estelle 'Mother' Winslow (credit only)
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Harriette embarrasses Laura when she tries (a little too hard) to act hip and cool in front of her friends. Meanwhile, Waldo gets a job as a cashier at the Mighty Weenie, but Eddie might have to fire him when he does a bad job ... until he remembers Waldo's culinary skills are just perfect for an opening on his shift. Written by Brian Rathjen <briguy_52732@yahoo.com>

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[Waldo has just given Eddie a list of IOU at Mighty Weenie]
Edward 'Eddie' James Arthur Winslow: Seymour Butts?
[Waldo nods as Eddie goes to the next name]
Edward 'Eddie' James Arthur Winslow: Willie Makeit?
[Waldo nods as Eddie goes to the last one]
Edward 'Eddie' James Arthur Winslow: DAN DRUFF?
Waldo Geraldo Faldo: Oh don't worry they promised to come back tomorrow.
Steven 'Steve' Quincy Urkel: [Waldo heads into the kitchen as Steve emerges] You o.k., Eddo?
Edward 'Eddie' James Arthur Winslow: No. I think I'm gonna have to fire Waldo, Steve.
Steven 'Steve' Quincy Urkel: But you can't fire Waldo, he's our friend.
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Best Friends (#5.6)
2 July 2013 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Eddie who as we remember is a manager at the fast food place, hires Waldo because he is out of job. But Waldo is horrible at it so Eddie thinks to fire him. This was a nice storyline, I especially like the solution that they came up with. I thought that he will just fire Waldo, but this way it ended up great for everyone.And there were a lot of funny Waldo moments.

Now Laura is embarrassed by her mom because of her behavior in front of her friends. A good idea. One can relate to both characters. I remember being a teenager and while I am not Harriet's age I understand her as well. It is not a very credible outcome, but it was still sweet. I really liked the acting by JoMarie Payton


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