A co-worker of Elaine's thinks Elaine is called Susie, and Elaine doesn't bother to correct her, when she badmouths Elaine to "Susie." Elaine complains of this to Jerry, who commiserates with her. Later, Peggy gets "Susie" called in front of Peterman, who demands that Elaine be there also. Elaine finds a way to wriggle out of the situation so that neither realizes Susie doesn't exist. Meanwhile, Kramer puts 100 dollars on a basketball game in Jerry's name with Mike, the guy Jerry called a phony in "The Parking Space." When Kramer attends the game, he gets in a fight with the players, causing Jerry to win his bet. Mike doesn't have enough money to pay Jerry, however, so he tells him that he'll fix his trunk. As he's looking at it, Jerry doesn't notice him and closes the trunk on Mike's hands. Mike thinks this is a classic case of having his thumbs broken because he can't pay, so he promises he'll get the money. Later, as he's trying to fix it again, Mike falls into the trunk, which ... Written by
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Mike should've been able to get out of Jerry's trunk easily - sedan trunks are equipped with release handles and/or levers to operate the split-folding seats. Mike should've been able to either pull the handle (even with broken thumbs) or open the folding seats and get out of the car through Jerry's backseat area. See more
I'm very fortunate to be surrounded by such stupidity.
Believe It or Not
Music by Mike Post
Original Lyrics by Stephen Geyer
Performed by Jason Alexander See more