Fred's pal Bubba sees Lamont and his friend Rollo coming out of what turns out to be a "gay bar", where they had gone by mistake. He reports this to Fred. Adding to this to other "evidence", Fred is worried his son his homosexual... and sets about "curing" him without Lamont knowing it. Written by
Did You Know?
This episode's title is taken from a 1970 comedic stage play about a man who discovers his son is a homosexual. Interestingly, the film version of Norman... Is That You?
(1976) starred Redd Foxx
in the role played on Broadway by Lou Jacobi
. Bringing it full circle, Jacobi played a variation of Foxx's Fred Sanford character in the fifth season episode "Steinberg and Son." See more
It's Your Thing
Written by Ronald Isley
, O'Kelly Isley
(as O'Kelly Isley Jr.) and Rudolph Isley
Performed by Redd Foxx See more