Felix, disturbed to learn that writers for the magazines he sells his photos to write unflattering captions, decides to learn creative writing to write his own copy.Oscar however, begins to question the integrity of the teacher of the writing class Felix is in. After a heavy day at the job for both of them, the boys take the advice of a monk who dropped out of society 10 years ago and joined a retreat.
Oscar has never told his mother that he's divorced from Blanche, because she is against divorce.When she plans a visit to Oscar, he is forced to coerce Blanche, Felix and Felix's ex-wife Gloria to all pretend they are still married to appease his mom.In 1997, TV Guide ranked this episode #58 on its list of the 100 Greatest Episode.When Nancy can’t go on their Caribbean vacation, a lonely Oscar convinces Felix to come with him.Felix takes Oscar's gambling money and invests it in a successful Japanese restaurant.
But, thanks to Felix's interference, the cook and busboy both quit, and the two, along with Murray the Cop, unsuccessfully fill the void trying to help out. On the anniversary of their divorce, Oscar and Blanche reminisce about the New Year's Eve they split up, with both of them and Felix all telling their version of the big blowout. Oscar tries a computer dating service recommended by his secretary Myrna.
Produced by Chuck Barris, "The Dating Game" featured three young men who vied for a date with a young woman who was hidden from their view.
She asked questions especially prepared to reveal their romantic nature of each man and later chose the one with whom she would like to go out on a date.
WE KNOW OF ABOUT 350 EPISODES OF "THE DATING GAME" THAT ARE IN EXISTENCE, INCLUDING MOST OF THE 1967 SEASON, SOME 1968-1970, MANY 1971-1972, A FEW FROM 1973-74, SOME FROM 1978-79 SEASON, AND SOME FROM THE LATE 90S.
The Odd Couple is a television situation comedy broadcast from September 24, 1970 to March 7, 1975 on ABC.
They decide to try the retreat for themselves, with Felix giving it his all and Oscar realizing he made a mistake the minute he gets there.