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The Facts of Life Season 2 Episodes

16 Episodes 1980 - 1981

Episode 1

The New Girl

Wed, Nov 19, 1980 30 mins

Arnold Jackson visits Mrs. Garrett just as she's preoccupied with a new student, a tough city kid who immediately gets herself and her schoolmates into trouble. First of two parts. Mrs. Garrett: Charlotte Rae. Blair: Lisa Whelchel. Natalie: Mindy Cohn.

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Episode 2

The New Girl

Wed, Nov 26, 1980 30 mins

Conclusion. The girls are released from jail and put in the custody of Mrs. Garrett (Charlotte Rae), who promptly assigns them to KP. Blair: Lisa Whelchel. Jo: Nancy McKeon. Tootie: Kim Fields.

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Episode 3

Double Standard

Wed, Dec 10, 1980 30 mins

A snobbish Blair learns a lesson from her snobbish boyfriend, but humiliates Jo in the process. Jo: Nancy McKeon. Harrison: Grant Wilson. Mrs. Garrett: Charlotte Rae. Tootie: Kim Fields.

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Episode 4

Who Am I?

Wed, Dec 17, 1980 30 mins

Tootie is attracted to a young man determined to turn her against her school and her white friends. Tootie: Kim Fields. Mrs. Garrett: Charlotte Rae. Fred: Erik Moses. Blair: Lisa Whelchel. Natalie: Mindy Cohn.

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Episode 5

Cousin Geri

Wed, Dec 24, 1980 30 mins

Blair is embarrassed by her disabled cousin (played by Geri Jewell, who has cerebral palsy), but her friends find the girl simply charming. Blair: Lisa Whelchel. Mrs. Garrett: Charlotte Rae. Natalie: Mindy Cohn.

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Episode 6

Shoplifting

Wed, Dec 31, 1980 30 mins

Mrs. Garrett tries to exchange a gift from Jo (Nancy McKeon), only to find it was shoplifted. Tootie: Kim Fields. Blair: Lisa Whelchel. Saleslady: Hazel Shermet. Henry Douglas: Dick O'Neill.

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Episode 7

Teenage Marriage

Wed, Jan 7, 1981 30 mins

Jo considers eloping with her boyfriend. First of two parts. Mrs. Garrett: Charlotte Rae. Blair: Lisa Whelchel. Tootie: Kim Fields. Natalie: Mindy Cohn. Bink: Brian Fuld.

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Episode 8

Teenage Marriage

Wed, Jan 14, 1981 30 mins

Conclusion. Mrs. Garrett tries to delay the wedding while she reaches the mother of the bride-to-be (Nancy McKeon). Blair: Lisa Whelchel. Howard: Hugh Gillin. Eddie: Clark Brandon. Manager: Bill Dana.

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Episode 9

Gossip

Wed, Jan 21, 1981 30 mins

Tootie circulates rumors to gain attention, one of which could get Mrs. Garrett fired. Mrs. Garrett: Charlotte Rae. Blair: Lisa Whelchel. Cindy: Julie Anne Haddock.

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Episode 10

Breaking Point

Wed, Jan 28, 1981 30 mins

Blair loses a school election to a bright new student (Denise Halma). Mrs. Garrett: Charlotte Rae. Jo: Nancy McKeon. Natalie: Mindy Cohn. Tootie: Kim Fields.

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Episode 11

Sex Symbol

Wed, Feb 4, 1981 30 mins

After Natalie's first date with a boy, she is beset with invitations from his schoolmates. Natalie: Mindy Cohn. Neil: Dan Spector. Mrs. Garrett: Charlotte Rae. Tootie: Kim Fields.

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Episode 12

The Secret

Wed, Feb 25, 1981 30 mins

When Jo receives a scholastic award, she is hesitant to invite her father to the presentation ceremony. Mrs. Garrett: Charlotte Rae. Blair: Lisa Whelchel. Tootie: Kim Fields.

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Episode 13

Bought and Sold

Wed, Mar 4, 1981 30 mins

Working as a sales rep, Blair pressures Natalie into purchases she can't afford. Duchess Dupres: Zsa Zsa Gabor. Mrs. Garrett: Charlotte Rae. Willis: Todd Bridges.

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Episode 14

Pretty Babies

Wed, Mar 11, 1981 30 mins

A fashion photographer singles out Tootie to be his new "High Fashion Face." Dutton: John Mark Robinson. Mrs. Garrett: Charlotte Rae. Blair: Lisa Whelchel. Nancy: Felice Schachter.

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Episode 15

Free Spirit

Wed, Mar 18, 1981 30 mins

Alex Garrett's stories about his musical career have Natalie on the verge of following in his footsteps. Alex: Tom Fitzsimmons. Mrs. Garrett: Charlotte Rae.

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Episode 16

Brian and Sylvia

Wed, Mar 25, 1981 30 mins

Natalie and Tootie go to visit Tootie's aunt and uncle, who battle over careers. Sylvia: Rosanne Katon. Brian: Richard Dean Anderson. Tootie: Kim Fields. Natalie: Mindy Cohn. Ethel: Ja'net DuBois.

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