Lois takes off to visit Francis at the academy, which might makes his recent appendectomy just a little more painful. Without Lois, Hal devolves to his former bad boy personality, which turns the Robot Malcolm builds with his Krelboyne colleagues into a much more destructive power then expected. Written by
Did You Know?
At the beginning of the episode, the boys are scrambling to find quarters to play an arcade game. The name of the game is "War: Final Assault" and was very unusual at the time because it used buttons for movement and the joystick to aim. This layout was opposite of most arcade games but is very similar to how PC gaming works now (with a keyboard for movement and a mouse for aiming). See more
There's a 'phone call from work. In different shots, Hal holds the 'phone into different hands. See more
Yes, Mr. Jackson, there is a perfectly good reason why I did not come in to work today. Because, I decided that eight hours of joyless, mind-numbing crap just did not sound like much fun. Well, I guess we're going to have to agree to disagree.
I Just Want to Celebrate
Written by Dino Fekaris
and Nick Zesses
Performed by Rare Earth See more