Roseanne permits Darlene to accompany next-door neighbor Molly to a concert in Rockford.
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The TV Guide that Roseanne is holding while talking to Darlene about letting her go to the concert has a picture of Roseanne on the cover so in a way Roseanne was looking at a picture of herself. See more
Lanford is a fictional town but Fulton County is real, which is where the Conners live. Darlene & Molly are allowed to attend a concert in Rockford. It's supposed to take about 2 hours to drive one way, depending on the exact location. In actuality, Rockford is approximately 3 hours. They attended without an adult. Yet, Darlene & Becky weren't allowed to attend a concert out of town without adult supervision. The writers were all over the map with city locations & time frames for reaching their destinations. See more
Oh you're right, Dan, teenagers shouldn't go to rock concerts, only middle aged married couples should.
References The Outsiders