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PostPosted: August 8, 2003 3:27 PM 

gs: Catherine Keener (Nina) Richard Venture (Leonard West) Elliot Reed (Mr. Armstrong) Elliott Reid (Mr. Armstrong) Justine Johnston (Mrs. Armstrong) Shashawnee Hall (Usher) Richard Fancy (Mr. Lippman)

Kramer poses for a painting, that an elderly couple becomes just crazy about. George feels obligated to buy something when he accompanies Jerry to his new girlfriend's art studio. Elaine wears an Orioles baseball cap in the owner's box at Yankee Stadium and refuses to remove it. Jerry finds out his new girlfriend is a plagiarist after he hears the words she wrote in a letter, on television. Elaine gets a chance to return to Yankee Stadium.

b: 25-Mar-92 pc: 320 w: Larry David d: Tom Cherones

NOTE: Viewer Jeff Holland notes that Elaine comments during this episode that no one would want to watch a bris; however in "The Bris" that is just what she and Jerry do!
After Kramer's Head accident, he calls George "Mike". This is in reference to Mike Costanza, the person who for the most part was the actual person George was based on.

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PostPosted: May 19, 2004 11:15 AM 

KRAMER: (screaming at the players on the field) YOU BETTER CATCH IT,
JOHNNY, 'CAUSE THIS AIN'T PHILIDELPHIA!!


is incorrect it':

KRAMER: (screaming at the players on the field) YOU BETTER CATCH IT,
CHARLIE, 'CAUSE THIS AIN'T PHILIDELPHIA!!

the reference being to former phillies 3rd basemen Charlie Hayes who played 3rd for the Yankees

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PostPosted: May 19, 2004 1:23 PM 

He is a loathesome, offensive brute. Yet, I cannot look away.

Jose
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PostPosted: May 19, 2004 2:45 PM 

He sickens me

caleb
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PostPosted: June 1, 2004 8:14 PM 

hey does anyone know the episode where elaine has that boyfriend she wants to get rid of, so she buys a new alarm clock to make sure hell make his flight, and it ends up messing up and she tries to rush him to the airport

MattStott
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PostPosted: June 2, 2004 5:08 AM 

You may recognise Catherine Keener as Maxine in the movie Being John Malkovich

dd
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PostPosted: June 25, 2004 12:31 AM 

According to Kenny Kramer, the "Real Kramer", the George character was based on the writer, Larry David.

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PostPosted: June 28, 2004 5:27 PM 

Jason says in the CYE interview that he played George to be as close to Larry David as possible.

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PostPosted: February 24, 2005 1:15 PM 

Now you listen to me, suck-face! You post here again, and I'll carve my intials in your brain tissue!

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PostPosted: February 24, 2005 1:21 PM 

How about this. You take your Bovine crap out of here and i won't jump over the counter and punch you in the brain.

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PostPosted: February 27, 2005 4:21 PM 

Caleb, you are referring to "The Busboy" where that same man and the bus boy have a run in at the end of the show.

Cosmo 87
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PostPosted: February 27, 2005 4:25 PM 

Wow, Caleb's been waiting for an answer for eight months! Smile

KnowItAll Alex
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PostPosted: March 27, 2005 11:09 PM 

I wanted to point out in the middle of the letter episode jerry talks about Elaine popping in and puts his hands in his pockets, then 2 secs later he has a water bottle in his hands and both hands out of his pocket, Jerry has the light speed reflexes of SuperMan Laughing

Know It All Alex
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PostPosted: March 27, 2005 11:12 PM 

No he calls him Mike, and he calls Elaine Carol.....the BRADYS! im not saying what you said was wrong but thats the original idea

Anonymous
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PostPosted: June 11, 2005 2:43 PM 

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Bill
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PostPosted: October 26, 2010 8:32 PM 

George is not based on Mike Costanza--he's based on Larry David. Larry really did get fired and tried to come back as if nothing happened: He was a writer for SNL at the time. The real Mike Costanza sued the show for using his last name, but lost in court.

Bill B
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PostPosted: May 28, 2011 12:45 PM 

Kramer calls George "Mike" and he calls Elaine "Carol" It has been reported that they based George Costanza's name (not his character) on Mike Costanza. It has also been revealed that Elaine's character is based on Carol Leifer (Jerry Seinfeld's real-life ex girlfriend who also worked on the show)



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