Eric celebrates his 18th birthday but is depressed Donna is leaving to college the next day; the boys agree long-distance relationships don't last, console him with beer and leave him in a dress, another embarrassment made for Red to milk. Even Kitty planned no birthday treat, and the reason is disgusting to him: parental love life being revived. Donna got him a stereo, but they have a row just before she leaves, now he feels guilty too. Jackie is already redecorating Donna's room even before she leaves. Then it's time to part... Written by
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In this episode, Eric turns 18, and the episode takes place in 1978. But in Eric's Birthday, he turned 17, and the episode took place in 1976. Since it's now two years later, he should be turning 19, not 18. Also, in this episode, Eric wants and expects a surprise party, which is opposite to the attitude he had towards his 17th birthday. See more
When Kitty reveals she is going to have intercourse, Hyde and Jackie put their arms around each other in disgust. In the next shot, their arms are in completely different positions, with no time for them to have moved them. See more
Eric, long distance don't work, just like my girlfriend back home.
Fez, you have a girlfriend back home?
No, don't you listen? Long distance relationships don't work.
Hold the Line
Written by David Paich
Performed by Wilmer Valderrama See more