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The Dinner Party 

En route to a dinner party, Jerry and Elaine stop off at a bakery and get held up when the bakery runs out of what they want to purchase. Meanwhile, George and Kramer, en route to said ... See full summary »

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En route to a dinner party, Jerry and Elaine stop off at a bakery and get held up when the bakery runs out of what they want to purchase. Meanwhile, George and Kramer, en route to said dinner party, stop off at a liquor store to buy a bottle of wine and have a hard time picking one out. Written by Anonymous

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3 February 1994 (USA)  »

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In the Season 3 episode "The Dog," George and Elaine repeatedly makes fun of the way Jerry throws up. However, in this episode, Jerry boasts that he hasn't thrown up in 14 years. See more »

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In a scene in the car, Kramer shouts out the window; "Your lights are on!". George then says; "Its a funeral procession". However we never see any procession as they continue down the street. See more »

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Jerry Seinfeld: And a black and white Cookie for me, peace.
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Featured in Seinfeld: Highlights of a Hundred (1995) See more »

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What Seinfeld is about
9 April 2016 | by See all my reviews

It may not be the funniest episode but it sure captures what The Show About Nothing is really about. And what it is really about is taking ordinary social situation and taking them to extremes only to show how ridiculous they are.

On this particular case, the gang is invited to a party and they decide to bring a cake and some wine. You can guess what happens throughout the episode. And it happens so smoothly you don't see it. Just as the episode begins to wrap up you realize how crazy and clever this one is. As I said, it's not filled with gags or memorable scenes, it's just a perfectly rounded episode with a much deeper point of view of how "the fabrics of society works".

Similar to other classic Seinfeld episodes, it proves that they can achieve great things with so little.


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