Dewey tries to prove he can take responsibility by taking care of the class hamster for the weekend, his efforts being ignored by his parents who secretly try to wait out possible bad news from Hal's doctor. Meanwhile Reese and Malcolm try ditch home for a party and Francis has to fight Lavernia, his boss.
Did You Know?
This episode marked the appearance of Bernard the hamster. Dewey sets him free to protect him from another classmate and the rolling hamster ball appears periodically in the rest of the season. See more
[tensions have been mounting as Hal learns of a possible health problem, and the boys misbehave rather spectacularly
How dare you defy us like that?
Well we wouldn't have had to if you hadn't been ridiculously hard over a little mud on the floor.
You two are the most ungrateful, badly behaved, inconsiderate boys ever born. How could you be so heartless?
What is heartless about going to a party with a bunch of slutty girls?
[almost out of control
You were at a party? While ...