Oliver is conned into baby-sitting for Joyce, but she gets more than she bargained for when Oliver steals her steady job.
A family trip to Coney Island sparks a feud between the Beenes and their neighbor when Jerry and the boys get hostile about a parking spot.
What should be a restful vacation in the Catskills goes awry when Oliver challenges a Simon Says champ and Jerry takes on the resident dentist haters.
Oliver gets as close as possible to his family when he is forced to spend a weekend with them in a fallout shelter during the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Oliver employs an usual method to get through school picture day.
During a father-son baseball game, Ted discovers his father throws like a girl; Oliver and friends defend their treehouse from a transient.
During Oliver's first make-out party, he is Joyce's partner; Charlotte uses spin to run against Stitt to be tenant association president.
Oliver decides to form his own rock 'n' roll group to impress his crush.
Jerry tries to outdo his neighbors' house party by telling people that a famous comic will be performing at his.
Upon returning to school, Oliver realizes that his former teacher, Mrs. Heller, has punished him for being a class clown by having him placed in remedial classes.
In exchange for fighting his battles, Oliver tries to set up the school bully with Joyce; Charlotte defies the tenants' association when asked to remove Oliver's door knocker.
Oliver sends away for x-ray glasses seen advertised in a comic book; Jerry gets tickets to see JFK.
Oliver wants to become more of a man, while Ted tries to get in touch with his feminine side; Charlotte acts as a surrogate mother for Joyce.
The other students mistakenly think Oliver threw up on himself after he spills some soup; Ted is caught in a lie when he is asked to play the piano at his aunt's funeral.
Oliver and Ted argue over who has the right to date the Swedish exchange student; Jerry and Charlotte return to a nightclub they used to frequent.
Oliver's parents permit him to have a dog, but he soon discovers the pooch hates him.
When Oliver discovers Joyce's parents are getting a divorce, he becomes convinced his parents are divorcing as well.
Oliver realizes he has two left feet when he enrolls in a ballroom dancing class; Charlotte and Jerry compete with another couple at charades.
Oliver steals the answers to a geography quiz; a patient gives Jerry a pingpong table for services rendered.
Oliver and Michael must replace a ruined "girlie" magazine they stole from Michael's father.
Oliver is suspended from school after breaking a new student's arm.
Charlotte and Jerry leave the boys home alone, and all is well until Ted's friend Harvey shows up.
Charlotte decides the Beenes should join a beach club.