The gang are overjoyed and dream of being rich when oil is found in the football field at Bayside. However, they soon realize that everything has a price.

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The gang is doing a biology project with the animals in the pond out beside Bayside. Zack brings in an injured white duck to have healed. But when oil is discovered on the property after digging for a new guard post, an oil company arrives to destroy the pond to drill for the oil. Written by Anonymous

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Casper Van Dien appears in this episode as a student. Both he and Elizabeth Berkley would later star in Paul Verhoeven films: Berkley in Showgirls (1995) and Van Dien in Starship Troopers (1997). See more »

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Zack: He's absolutely right, we're not just taking something away, we're putting something back. Jessie.
Jessie: Because of your oil spills yesterday, we put 20 dead animals back in the ground.
Mr. Phelps: Well we are sorry about that but it *was* an accident.
Lisa: Yeah but can you guarantee it won't happen again?
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References DuckTales (1987) See more »

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Saved by the Bell
written by: Michael Damian, Rich Eames, Scott Gale, Larry Weir, Tom Weir
performed by: Michael Damian
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Pretty good episode
20 April 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This was a great episode, like every Saved by the Bell episode was, but I have some questions. First, if the school strikes oil, doesn't that money belong to the city, since it's a public school? Second, oil deposits are generally really far below the surface. How do you strike oil when putting in new goal posts. The farthest they'd have to drill into the earth to put in goal posts would be 20 feet. There is no way that oil would be that close to the surface. Third, why does the guy that comes to do the drilling have to be a stereotypic Texan oil juggernaut? Would he really come to California, and be donning his stereotypical Texan get-up? Other than those three things, it's a pretty solid episode, with a moral to the story, just like every other episode.


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