The Conners are selected to be a "Nielsen Family". Roseanne, who is going through a nesting period in her pregnancy, insists that the family watch only educational-type programming to prove to the Nielsen people that they are not white trash. After Dan breaks the couch, Roseanne accepts a hand-me-down couch from her mother, but soon regrets it. Jackie and Fred make a life-altering decision.
Lynne Boris Johnston
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After Dan and Mark bring in the couch Bev gives them and set it down, Dan sets up the tv trays. Roseanne sits down the plate of sandwiches on the one in front of her and sits down. The plate moves back and forth on the tv trays while talking. See more
We're white trash, and we will stay white trash till the day they haul us out to the curb.