The King of Queens: Season 5, Episode 3

Holy Mackerel (7 Oct. 2002)

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After she gets the raise she prayed for, Carrie starts praying for all kinds of things. Doug can't help himself and starts praying for petty things as well.



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Episode credited cast:
Deacon Palmer (credit only)
Spence Olchin (credit only)
Danny Heffernan (credit only)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sports Announcer
Marc Goldsmith ...
Walt Urbanski
Katrina Ling
Armando Molina ...
Father Santiago


Doug and Carrie run into their priest. They haven't been to church for a while so they tell him that they will be there next time. When they go Carrie is very skeptical, but when she receives the raise she's been waiting for she is all about religion. Arthur starts showing off the Heffernan house for people to buy. Written by Anonymous

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7 October 2002 (USA)  »

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When Arthur talks with the Lings about the price of the house, he sets down his wine glass. In the next shot, it is back in his hand. See more »


Carrie Spooner Heffernan: Oh my God! You're praying for the Jets!
Doug Heffernan: No I'm not!
Carrie Spooner Heffernan: Yes you were! You were praying for the Jets to win!
Doug Heffernan: No, no. I was praying for them to cover the spread! That's a whole other thing!
Carrie Spooner Heffernan: You are such a hypocrite! You get on my back about shoes and you're praying for a football game?
Doug Heffernan: Oh please, shoes are way more petty than a football game!
Carrie Spooner Heffernan: Is not! Can you wear a football game?
Doug Heffernan: Can you spend an entire Sunday watching shoes?
Carrie Spooner Heffernan: Yes I can!
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References Dallas (1978) See more »


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