On Jen's birthday, she is unusually un-eager for the usual party ingredients, clearly only pretends to appreciate the hand-puppet show dad revels in, and actually gets completely obsessed with imitating the fashion-obsessed herd of 'cool kids' at school, even if that means abandoning all her rather tomcat habits. Stacie's gang and chasing boys seem to overtake her whole personality, she even takes lessons in 'cool' signals and talk from airhead Mallory... Written by
Did You Know?
This episode was produced during the 1985-1986 season (copyright 1986) and aired at a later date. The opening credits and painting show a baby (pre-Brian Bonsall
) Andy. Alex is still dating Ellen in this episode (Tracy Pollan
left at the end of season 4) and Jennifer is about to turn 13. See more