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The Best of The Cosby Show in 90 Seconds

The funniest moments from all eight hilarious years of The Cosby Show! (17:04)

The Cosby Show: Pregnant Men - Part 1

Cliff dreams that the eruption of a volcano in Peru has sent spores into the drinking water and caused men to become pregnant. (01:00)

The Cosby Show: Pregnant Men - Part 2

The Huxtable men all share one thing in common: morning sickness. (57:00)

The Cosby Show: Monopoly Money

Theo wants to skip college and get a job like "regular people", so Cliff gives him an economics lesson with monopoly money. (00:00)

The Cosby Show: The Prom

Cliff and Claire have their own prom in the living room. (10:00)

About The Cosby Show

This quintessential '80s sitcom left its mark on generations of TV fans, both for its astonishing ratings (it was No. 1 for five straight seasons, something only All in the Family can match) and its groundbreaking format, which took a well-known comedian (Bill Cosby) and incorporated him into the fabric of an African-American family structure. The result struck a chord with viewers -- among them some young comedians and actors who would later use The Cosby Show for inspiration and their own success (The Bernie Mac Show, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, In Living Color, The Simpsons, Mad TV). It ran on NBC from 1984 to 1992.

Its premise revolves around the wholesome, upper-class Huxtable Family: obstetrician Heathcliff Huxtable, otherwise known as "Cliff"; his lawyer wife, Clair; and their children -- Sondra, Denise, Theo, Vanessa and Rudy. They reside in a brownstone at 10 Stigwood Ave. in Brooklyn, N.Y., where Cliff and Clair both nurture and resist their kids' nuances, maturity, and individual interests. Along the road to adulthood, the children deal with life lessons like dating, marriage, college, and independence. Every episode of the sitcom is full of Cosby's ingenious, classic storytelling as he guides (and admittedly occasionally bumbles) through the daily journeys of a father's life. Oh yeah, and he wears a lot of crazy sweaters.

The Cosby Show TV Schedule

Saturday
September 27
7:00pm
It's Not Easy Being Green
Rudy is sick of being too young to make her own decisions about her clothing.
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7:30pm
Cliff's Mistake
The Huxtable kids put together a Halloween haunted house.
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8:00pm
Shakespeare
Theo and Cockroach turn to Cliff's party guests for help with their assignment about Shakespeare's Julius Caesar.
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8:30pm
The Emmy Award winning sitcom revolves around the Huxtable family - OBGYN Heathcliff "Cliff" Huxtable, his wife Clair, an attorney, and their five children Sondra, Denise, Theo, Vanessa and Rudy in their Brooklyn brownstone.
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8:36pm
That's Not What I Said
Theo has a brush with the law; Cliff and Clair lash out at one another.
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Sunday
September 28
6:00pm
The Emmy Award winning sitcom revolves around the Huxtable family - OBGYN Heathcliff "Cliff" Huxtable, his wife Clair, an attorney, and their five children Sondra, Denise, Theo, Vanessa and Rudy in their Brooklyn brownstone.
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6:16pm
Autumn Gifts
The Huxtables join forces to convince an ailing neighbor to take her medication.
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6:30pm
The Emmy Award winning sitcom revolves around the Huxtable family - OBGYN Heathcliff "Cliff" Huxtable, his wife Clair, an attorney, and their five children Sondra, Denise, Theo, Vanessa and Rudy in their Brooklyn brownstone.
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6:54pm
Looking Back, Part 1
Elvin storms over to the Huxtable household where he gets some valuable insight into the family's history.
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7:00pm
The Emmy Award winning sitcom revolves around the Huxtable family - OBGYN Heathcliff "Cliff" Huxtable, his wife Clair, an attorney, and their five children Sondra, Denise, Theo, Vanessa and Rudy in their Brooklyn brownstone.
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7:27pm
Looking Back, Part 2
Flashbacks of previous episodes continue as the Huxtables tell Elvin about the family's history.
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7:30pm
The Emmy Award winning sitcom revolves around the Huxtable family - OBGYN Heathcliff "Cliff" Huxtable, his wife Clair, an attorney, and their five children Sondra, Denise, Theo, Vanessa and Rudy in their Brooklyn brownstone.
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8:00pm
Where's Rudy?
During the annual produce contest at the mall, Theo and Vanessa manage to misplace Rudy.
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8:30pm
The Emmy Award winning sitcom revolves around the Huxtable family - OBGYN Heathcliff "Cliff" Huxtable, his wife Clair, an attorney, and their five children Sondra, Denise, Theo, Vanessa and Rudy in their Brooklyn brownstone.
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8:36pm
Dance Mania
Clair gets Theo and Cockroach tickets to a TV dance show.
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Saturday
October 4
2:00pm
Dance Mania
Clair gets Theo and Cockroach tickets to a TV dance show.
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2:30pm
The Locker Room
Theo worries when a locker-room gossip asks Vanessa out.
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3:00pm
The Show Must Go On
Cliff takes Rudy and her friends to a vaudeville show.
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3:30pm
Bookworm
An unprepared Cliff tries to bluff his way through a meeting of Clair's book club.
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4:00pm
Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star
Disharmony results when Rudy, who has her heart set on the cymbals, is asked to play the violin.
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4:30pm
The Visit
Theo feels uncomfortable about visiting his friend Jake, who's in the hospital with cancer.
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5:00pm
The Drum Major
Vanessa wants to be her school's first female drum major.
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5:30pm
Dance Mania
Clair gets Theo and Cockroach tickets to a TV dance show.
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6:00pm
The Locker Room
Theo worries when a locker-room gossip asks Vanessa out.
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6:30pm
The Show Must Go On
Cliff takes Rudy and her friends to a vaudeville show.
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