Elaine drags Jerry to a birthday dinner for one of her friends where he meets an attractive woman. He promptly forgets her name and refuses to ask Elaine who she is but remembers where she works. Jerry's parents are in town to go to a family wedding and his Dad suggests he stake-out the lobby around lunchtime. George tags along but they can't quite seem to get their story's straight. Elaine hears about it making them both uncomfortable. Written by
Did You Know?
was originally cast as Jerry's father, Morty, but was replaced with Philip Bruns
. Bruns was later replaced in the second season by Barney Martin
because it was decided the character should be more cranky. When the show went into syndication, Larry David
wanted to reshoot Bruns's scenes with Martin but decided against the idea because the differences in the cast's ages would be noticeable. See more
In the video store scene, the sticker on the top of the adult VHS tape Elaine is holding appears and disappears throughout the scene. See more
She calls me up at my office, she says, "We have to talk."
Uh, the four worst words in the English language.
That, or "Whose bra is this?"
[wincing and nodding
That is worse.