Oliver Beene

  • 2003
  • TV Show
  • None

Early-'60s dysfunctional-family humor, narrated by the (now-adult) younger son, `Wonder Years'-style. The dysfunction comes naturally when Mom is obsessed with Jackie Kennedy and Dad really enjoys being a dentist (it's his hobby as well as his job). As for 11-year-old Oliver, he's the `class clown' whose hero happens to be comic Lenny Bruce.

Season 2, Episode 4 X-Ray Specs

First Aired: February 22, 2004

The x-ray glasses Oliver gets from a mail-order novelty company don't work, so Oliver and his friends confront the company's owner (Richard Kind). Meanwhile, Charlotte's sister (Elaine Hendrix), a flight attendant with a history of bad boyfriends, has a new one---who's married. So Charlotte and Jerry both fix her up, for the same affair.

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  • Premiered: March 9, 2003
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: Early-'60s dysfunctional-family humor, narrated by the (now-adult) younger son, `Wonder Years'-style. The dysfunction comes naturally when Mom is obsessed with Jackie Kennedy and Dad really enjoys being a dentist (it's his hobby as well as his job). As for… (more)

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