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Jerry, George, Kramer and Elaine get stuck in standstill traffic due to the massive Puerto Rican Day Parade.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Mario Joyner ...
Mr. Canterman
Helen Carey ...
Mrs. Nyhart
Bob (as Yul Vasquez)
Armando Molina ...
Tom Agna ...


On their way back into the city Elaine, George, Kramer and Jerry find themselves stuck in traffic owing to the Puerto Rican day parade. An impatient Elaine abandons them and tries to get a cab but it's no faster. George gives up as well, hopping out of Jerry's car and going to a movie but has an encounter with someone who has a laser pointer. Kramer and Jerry have a running encounter with someone in a maroon Golf. When Kramer needs to find a restroom, a visit to an apartment that's for sale seems to do the trick. Written by garykmcd

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7 May 1998 (USA)  »

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Elaine attended Tufts University. See more »


When trapped by the Puerto Rican Day Parade, Elaine leads a group of people under the bleachers to escape the cordoned off area. She starts out going to her right (our left) but the rest of the exodus takes place going to their left (our right). See more »


[Kramer accidentally lights the Puerto Rican flag on fire and tries to stomp it out]
Man: [yells] Hey! There's a guy burning the Puerto Rican flag!
Cedric: That's not very nice.
Cosmo Kramer: It was an accident.
Bob: Do you know what day this is? Because *I* know what day this is, *they* know what day this is, so I was wondering
Bob: if you know what day this is!
Cedric: Because it's Puerto Rican Day!
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References The Poseidon Adventure (1972) See more »

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Poorest cast and written episode
22 January 2016 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

There's not much to say except that this is the worst-cast, poorest- written episode of "Seinfeld." All the logic-defying, mind-numbing moments of this episode really detract from the rest of this amazing season of "Seinfeld" (with the exception of "The Dealership"). The ludicrous story lines, the extraordinarily clunky actors playing the extras (i.e., the people under the bleachers with Elaine or the women in the theater) in conjunction with a terrible script really made for a sad penultimate episode of one the best shows on TV. My concerns don't lie within the offenses perceived by the episode, but how the once- skilled writing team of "Seinfeld" went from making hilarious quips and commentaries about everyday issues of life to this.

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