The Best Episodes of Roseanne
Roseanne is an American sitcom broadcast on ABC from 1988 to 1997 starring stand-up comedian Roseanne Barr. The show portrayed a working-class family struggling to get by on a limited income in the fictional town of Lanford, Illinois. Many critics considered the show notable as one of the first sitcoms to portray an American family in which economics necessitated two parents working jobs outside the home.
#1 - The Back Story
Season 4 - Episode 15
After Roseanne throws her back out, Bev arrives to help out -- and to spoil her grandchildren.
#2 - Another Mouth to Shut Up
Season 8 - Episode 20
Just weeks after their hot night in Disney World, Darlene drops a proposal -- and a surprise announcement: she's pregnant -- on David, whose major life changes seem to be happening all in one day.
#7 - Skeleton in the Closet
Season 7 - Episode 6
Leon outdoes himself hosting a Halloween soirÃ©e with the Lunch Box clan and a bevy of his gay friends, many of whom seem to know Fred â€“ intimately. Meanwhile, Jackie and Roseanne visit Bev's hairdresser and become convinced that she wears a wig.
#12 - Tooth or Consequences
Season 5 - Episode 24
Dan realizes that he needs a steady job to take care of his family when he accidentally knocks out one of Roseanne's teeth on the day she is to meet with a health inspector (who turns out to be Leon); Darlene is accepted to art school â€“ but David is rejected.
#16 - Father's Day
Season 1 - Episode 14
Roseanne steps in to referee when Dan's visiting father pontificates about Dan wasting time working as a contractor.
#19 - Bingo
Season 4 - Episode 13
It is Crystal's choice to choose where the gals' night out will be. Crystal chooses bingo and they all hate it. After Roseanne wins $50 playing bingo, she gets hooked on it. Becky and Darlene baby-sit Little Ed, but when Dan comes home its D.J. and Dan that end up taking care of the baby. Roseanne and Crystal get into i fight, but at the end they make up and Roseanne learn that Crystal is pregnant again.
#20 - Into That Good Night (2)
Season 9 - Episode 24
Roseanne fans find out much more than they thought they would in the second half of the season finale
#24 - It's a Boy!
Season 5 - Episode 19
Roseanne wants Darlene's boyfriend David to move in with them, but Dan refuses to allow it.