What's Happening!!: Season 2, Episode 16

Doobie or Not Doobie: Part 1 (28 Jan. 1978)

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Raj, Rerun, & Dwayne are desperate to see the Doobie Brothers in concert. Rerun gets roped into illegally recording the concert.



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Episode credited cast:
Ernest Thomas ...
Haywood Nelson ...
Fred Berry ...
Shirley Hemphill ...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Marty Barris ...
Jeffrey Baxter ...
Himself (as The Doobie Brothers)
Alonzo Brown Jr. ...
John Hartman ...
Himself (as The Doobie Brothers)
Keith Knudsen ...
Himself (as The Doobie Brothers)
Bobby La Kind ...
Himself (as The Doobie Brothers)
Himself (as The Doobie Brothers)
Tiran Porter ...
Himself (as The Doobie Brothers)
Patrick Simmons ...
Himself (as The Doobie Brothers)
Teddy Wilson ...
Al Dunbar (as Theodore Wilson)


Raj, Rerun, & Dwayne are desperate to see the Doobie Brothers in concert. Rerun gets roped into illegally recording the concert.

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28 January 1978 (USA)  »

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[after Raj, Dwayne, Rerun, and Dee learn about bootlegging, Rerun opts out on recording the Doobie Brothers concert, but Al Dunbar refuses when Rerun tells the gang after he wasn't supposed to. Al, his goon Bruno, and the gang are at Rob's Place]
Al Dunbar: [angry to Rerun] Uh-uh, uh-uh. Now look, there ain't no way that you are gonna back out of this, "Fathead"!
Roger 'Raj' Thomas: [In a man's voice] Now LISTEN! I will blow the whistle on this whole operation. I am with the press.
Al Dunbar: Oh, yeah? What paper?
Roger 'Raj' Thomas: [under his breath] The ...
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Referenced in The Boondocks: The Real (2006) See more »


Little Darling (I Need You)
Composed by Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier, Eddie Holland
Performed by The Doobie Brothers
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