Designing Women Season 2
S02 E01Sep 14, 1987
101 Ways to Decorate a Gas Station Sep 14, 1987 A scruffy gas-station owner wins free interior decoration from Sugarbakers, Charlene consults a psychic about her future.
S02 E02Sep 21, 1987
Ted Remarries Sep 21, 1987 Mary Jo can't face her children being with her ex-husband's new wife, who is spoiling them.
S02 E03Sep 28, 1987
Anthony, Jr. Sep 28, 1987 Anthony goes to extremes to impress his girlfriends' wealthy parents, inventing a pedigreed family -- then an uninvited dinner guest informs him he is the father of her child.
S02 E04Oct 5, 1987
Killing All the Right People Oct 5, 1987 "Killing All the Right People" is the 26th episode of the sitcom Designing Women. Originally airing on October 5, 1987, as the fourth episode of the second season, it features Tony Goldwyn as Kendall Dobbs, a young man dying of AIDS who asks the women to design his funeral. Series creator Linda Bloodworth-Thomason's mother died of AIDS and her experience with her mother's disease and the prejudice associated with it inspired the episode.
S02 E05Oct 19, 1987
Half an Air Bubble Off Oct 19, 1987 When an eccentric client harasses the women with bizarre decorating requests, they decide to matchmake him with Bernice.
S02 E06Oct 26, 1987
Dash Goff, the Writer Oct 26, 1987 Suzanne's visiting ex, a novelist who loves flowery Southern words and women, is in a writer's slump and contemplating suicide.
S02 E07Nov 9, 1987
Heart Attacks Nov 9, 1987 Reese's fitness demonstration - arm wrestling an old buddy and sometime-rival -- causes a heart attack, and subsequent different treatment from Julia.
S02 E08Nov 16, 1987
Cruising Nov 16, 1987 Suzanne and Mary Jo become romantic rivals while doing a job aboard a cruise ship.
S02 E09Nov 23, 1987
I'll Be Seeing You Nov 23, 1987 Charlene dreams the Sugarbakers back to WWII and the USO.
S02 E10Dec 7, 1987
Stranded Dec 7, 1987 While Charlene, Julia and Mary Jo get the flu on a trip to St. Louis, a snowstorm forces Suzanne and Anthony to share a motel room in Tennessee.
S02 E11Dec 14, 1987
Howard the Date Dec 14, 1987 It's the mercy date from Hell when the female Sugarbakers staff accompany dateless Howard the nerd to his high-school reunion. Their sympathy quickly wears off when he begins to boast about handling his ""four women.""
S02 E12Dec 21, 1987
I'll Be Home For Christmas Dec 21, 1987 Charlene and Anthony scheme to outsmart Mary Jo's disbelieving son on Christmas Eve -- until their hired Santa beats them to it, by swiping the Sugarbakers' Christmas gifts.
S02 E13Jan 4, 1988
Great Expectations Jan 4, 1988 Anthony is dismayed when an old prison cellmate arrives at Sugarbaker's with a business proposition -- he wants Anthony to become his partner.
S02 E14Jan 11, 1988
Second Time Around Jan 11, 1988 Charlene withdraws after being dumped by her boyfriend Bill, who is still grieving the loss of his first wife.
S02 E15Jan 18, 1988
Oh, Brother Jan 18, 1988 Julia and Suzanne disagree on how to handle the arrival of their half-brother, a recently discharged mental patient with aspirations to stand-up comedy.
S02 E16Jan 25, 1988
There's Some Black People Coming to Dinner Jan 25, 1988 Mary Jo gives Claudia permission to go to a school dance with a black youth, contrary to his father's wishes.
S02 E17Feb 1, 1988
The Return of Ray Don Feb 1, 1988 A penniless Suzanne faces stiff fines for back taxes, so after trying to charm Ray Don at the IRS, she sells off her possession and considers marriage to wealthy octogenarian Wilmont Oliver.
S02 E18Feb 8, 1988
High Rollers Feb 8, 1988 After Charlene unwittingly puts a bug in Suzanne's ear by relating the success story of Fred Smith, founder of Federal Express, Suzanne flits off to Atlantic City with Charlene and Anthony in hopes of winning a bundle to pay off debts by employing Anthony's gambling expertise.
S02 E19Feb 15, 1988
The Incredibly Elite Bona Fide Blue-Blood Beaumont Driving Club Feb 15, 1988 Suzanne and Julia clash over a posh club's offer of membership when Suzanne discovers discrimination in the club's by laws.
S02 E20Feb 22, 1988
How Great Thou Art Feb 22, 1988 Scruples cause Charlene to resign from her church after she loses faith in her minister when he votes against allowing women in the ministry.
S02 E21Mar 21, 1988
Ted-Bare Mar 21, 1988 On the brink of marrying a young woman, Ted begins to appreciate ex-wife Mary Jo's maturity, but his sudden attentiveness strikes everyone else as suspicious.
S02 E22Mar 28, 1988
Reservations for Eight Mar 28, 1988 A romantic ski weekend becomes a battle of the sexes when an avalanche sidelines the Sugarbakers ladies and their boyfriends.