In the first hour-long episode, Jerry hooks up with Keith Hernandez at the gym. He tries to meet with Keith only to be shunned because Keith is infatuated with Elaine. George tries to keep his unemployment money coming in when he tells the unemployment officer that he got a job with "Vandelay Industries", a company that manufactures latex. Kramer and Newman recall an incident in which Keith spit on them after a really bad Mets game. The details of the incident strangely mirror that of the JFK assassination. Written by
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This episode was originally titled "The New Friend." When this episode was rerun on NBC, Seinfeld appeared in an introductory segment calling it "The New Friend" as well as his favorite episode at the time. See more
When George is lying on the floor, the newspaper he was holding is lying on his right. In the next cut, where George is shown from Jerry's point of view, the newspaper is on his left and neatly folded. In the next cut, the newspaper is again on George's right. See more