A co-worker of Elaine's thinks Elaine is called Susie, and Elaine doesn't bother to correct her, when she badmouths Elaine to "Susie." Elaine complains of this to Jerry, who commiserates with her. Later, Peggy gets "Susie" called in front of Peterman, who demands that Elaine be there also. Elaine finds a way to wriggle out of the situation so that neither realizes Susie doesn't exist. Meanwhile, Kramer puts 100 dollars on a basketball game in Jerry's name with Mike, the guy Jerry called a phony in "The Parking Space." When Kramer attends the game, he gets in a fight with the players, causing Jerry to win his bet. Mike doesn't have enough money to pay Jerry, however, so he tells him that he'll fix his trunk. As he's looking at it, Jerry doesn't notice him and closes the trunk on Mike's hands. Mike thinks this is a classic case of having his thumbs broken because he can't pay, so he promises he'll get the money. Later, as he's trying to fix it again, Mike falls into the trunk, which ...
Did You Know?
The outtakes on the season 8 DVD set reveal a different eulogy that J. Peterman gave, which went unused in the final episode: "Susie was like a shining star that burned almost too bright. Like a flash bulb. You know, the ones that give you those little red eyes? That was Susie." See more
This episode cuts back & forth between a funeral held in the daytime and a bar scene in the night time. See more
She wants to talk?
She doesn't want to. She needs to talk.
Nobody needs to talk.
Who would want to?
Music by Carl Strommen See more