Bob – “Stone in Love”

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Original Air Date: December 4, 1992
Starring: Bob Newhart, Cynthia Stevenson
Directed by: Michael Zinberg

Synopsis: Bob (Newhart) is confused by the on-again off-again relationship that Harlan (John Cygan) has with his psychotic girlfriend Shayla (Christine Dunford).

Featured Feline: This episode features one of the most priceless moments with Otto the cat. In the opening scene, Bob is trying to get Otto to shake his hand.

Bob - Stone in Love - Bob Newhart trying to get cat Otto to shake hands

His wife, Kaye (Carlene Watkins), points out that he’s been trying to get Otto to shake hands for five years and assures him that cats aren’t like dogs. “You can’t teach them tricks.”

Bob - Stone in Love - Bob Newhart trying to get cat Otto to shake hands

At this point their daughter Trisha (Cynthia Stevenson) enters the room and greets Otto, who automatically shakes hands with her. Trisha walks away, leaving everyone stunned.

Bob - Stone in Love - Bob Newhart watching as Trisha Cynthia Stevenson shakes hands with cat Otto

Bob - Stone in Love - Bob Newhart watching as Trisha Cynthia Stevenson shakes hands with cat Otto animated gif

Bob - Stone in Love - Bob Newhart stunned while standing next to cat Otto

Final Mewsings: Maybe Trisha is the only family member Otto could train!

Many thanks to Stevie Holcomb for letting us know about Otto in this series!


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