WKRP in Cincinnati: Season 4, Episode 2

An Explosive Affair: Part 2 (14 Oct. 1981)

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Conclusion of two-part series. WKRP receives a terrorist bomb threat.



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Episode cast overview:
Joyce Armor
Officer Madigan


In part two of the series, after a police bomb squad has cleared the station, Andy (Gary Sandy) begins to believe that the bomb may be at the WKRP transmitter site, where Johnny and Venus have been sent while the studio was searched. Andy's worst fears are confirmed when the group claiming responsibility calls and tells him where the bomb is. Now it's a race of time to get the DJ's out of the transmitter and to safety...before it's too late. Written by radiohawk@hotmail.com

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The song that is playing on the air at the time of the explosion at the transmitter is "She's a Bad Mamma Jamma (She's built, she's stacked)" by Carl Carlton. See more »


Bailey Quarters: [Andy and Bailey are standing in the WKRP studio as Andy prepares to break in to warn Johnny and Venus of the bomb at the transmitter] Andy, I need to tell you...
Andy Travis: Look Bailey, I know it's unprofessional... but they're not answering at the transmitter.
Bailey Quarters: Andy...
Andy Travis: [into microphone] We interrupt this broadcast for a special emergency announcement... this is Andy Travis calling Venus
[throws mike and its boom up in frustration]
Andy Travis: ... I'm not on the air!
Bailey Quarters: [rushed] I tried to tell you, studio-transmitter ...
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She's a Bad Mama Jama (She's Built, She's Stacked)
Written by Leon Haywood
Performed by Carl Carlton
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