|Debra, Ray, Marie and Frank in "Wallpaper"|
|Air Date||October 9, 2000|
|Preceded by||Italy: Part 2|
|Followed by||Meant to Be|
Wallpaper is the 3rd episode of Season 5, and is episode 100 of the full 210 episodes for the entire series.
Episode information Edit
- Episode Title: Wallpaper
- Episode Number: Season 5, Episode 3 (#100 of 210)
- Air Date: October 9, 2000
- Episode description (from DVD):
- Preceded by: "Italy: Part 2"
- Followed by: "Meant to Be"
Marie drives Frank's car backwards through Ray's front door, crushing the house. Debra is mad and insists that Frank pay to repair everything that was damaged, but Ray is not very supportive. When the new wallpaper doesn't exactly match the old paper, he seems to overreact. All the vent-up frustrations with his parents come out in the open by Ray, finally mad with his parents.
Running Gags Edit
Debra: We’re covered, you just have to pay the deductible.
Frank: $1000?! Stickin’ crooks! Ok, here’s what you do. You get your contractor to add an extra grand to the bill, then you’re insurance company cut you your check; i get it back.
Robert: Alright dad look I don’t wanna hear this....
Frank: Hey Dudley Do-right, wake up! This is the way the world works! It’s built into the instance system!
Robert: Oh yea? Well its also built into the criminal justice system. Category: Fraud.
|Season 5 Episodes|
Italy: Part 1 • Italy: Part 2 • Wallpaper • Meant to Be • Pet Cemetery • The Author • The Walk to the Door • Young Girl • Fighting In-Laws • The Sneeze • Christmas Present • What Good Are You? • Super Bowl • Ray's Journal • Silent Partners • Fairies • Stefania Arrives • Humm Vac • The Canister • Net Worth • Let's Fix Robert • Say Uncle • Separation • Frank Paints the House • Ally's Birth