Welcome Back, Kotter

An Emmy-nominated hit about a high-school teacher who returns to his Brooklyn alma mater, James Buchanan High, and is saddled with a class of misfits known as the Sweathogs. The series was based on the real-life experiences and stand-up of Gabe Kaplan, who was the show's cocreator. The theme song, written and performed by John Sebastian, topped the char (more…)

Season 4, Episode 23 The Breadwinners

First Aired: June 8, 1979

Washington and Epstein decide a boxing ring is the only place to argue about a job they both want. Gabriel Kaplan. Washington: Lawrence-Hilton Jacobs. Epstein: Robert Hegyes. Julie: Marcia Strassman.

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