Uncle Ned pays the Keatons a visit. However, it becomes quickly evident to Alex that Ned has developed a drinking problem. Alex tries to convince his reluctant family of Ned's addiction before it's too late.
Did You Know?
An alternate title considered for this episode was "Tears of a Clown," taken from the Smokey Robinson tune of the same title. See more
Alex asks Jennifer to play her clarinet outside. In the next wide shot, it is light outside. Jennifer then states that it's dark outside. In the next wide shot, it is suddenly dark. See more
Alex P. Keaton
I don't believe this, you just drank a whole bottle of vanilla extract.
I'm sorry, did you want some?
References The Mickey Mouse Club
Written by Billy Joel
Performed by Tom Hanks See more