Partaking in some hijinks believing they are alone at the station during Venus' shift early in the evening, Andy and Venus are caught off guard by what is to them a surprise visit by Mother Carlson, who has arrived to meet with who seems to be her absent son, he probably forgetting about their appointment. With time to kill and catching them in a potential mistruth, Mother Carlson asks to hear the story about about how Andy came to hire "Gordon Sims" and how he morphed into "Venus Flytrap", which may be different than what Andy and Venus had told her four years ago.
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Andy quotes several lines from the WKRP theme song when he's telling Mother Carlson the reasons why he took the job at WKRP. See more
Andy slams his hand against the wall of the DJ booth, as though he's trying to hit the light switch. The lights do go off, but Andy clearly misses the light switch by a country mile. See more
[about the station and Mother Carlson
Boy, we finally get a chance to turn this mortuary around. I don't know why everyone is so scared of a little, old lady. If she were my mother, I'd duke her out.
[entering the room, and nodding toward the speaker playing the rock 'n' roll music
Turn that off!
[sheepishly as she approaches the speaker to turn it off, then burying her head against the wall in shame as Mother Carlson leaves the room
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Written by Van Morrison
Performed by Van Morrison
[The song playing when Johnny is trashing records in the control booth] See more