Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist Season 3
S03 E01Oct 6, 1996
Monte Carlo Oct 6, 1996 Ben decides to go into the celebrity limo business. He moves into Katz's office to do this, which of course annoys Laura.
S03 E02Oct 13, 1996
Blind Date Oct 13, 1996 Julie sets Katz up on a blind date with her friend Beth, who makes her own clothes. Stan put in a good word for Katz, telling Beth that Katz's nickname was ""Scootch.""
S03 E03Oct 20, 1996
Fructose Oct 20, 1996 Katz decides to keep a bowl of fruit at the office, but it goes rotten pretty fast. He talks about it at the bar, and Stanley pronounces ""fructose"" as ""fruck-tose."" Meanwhile, Ben considers a variety of career options, after being told by his dad that he's ""pissing his life away"". He tries cake decorating and makes a cake made purely of frosting; takes up roller-skating; considers being a truck driver; and asks if there's a job for what he used to do as a kid: put on a pair of dad's pants, pull them way over his head, and stumble around the house.
S03 E04Oct 27, 1996
Earring Oct 27, 1996 Ben wants to change his image, and he decides to get an earring, after considering developing a tic, or getting allergies, or dressing like a pirate and calling everyone Captain.
S03 E05Nov 3, 1996
Koppleman and Katz Nov 3, 1996 While rummaging around in search of his birth certificate, Ben comes across evidence of Katz's former life: as a hippie folk singer.
S03 E06Jan 5, 1997
Guess Who Jan 5, 1997 Katz gets Ben to play ""Guess Who,"" the old game from Ben's childhood. However, Katz accidentally sees Ben's card via the reflection in the TV, and he uses that information to win, without telling Ben that he had cheated.
S03 E07Jan 12, 1997
Day Planner Jan 12, 1997 Katz got practically no sleep because the air conditioner ""shimmies"" and keeps him awake. He asks Ben to fix it. Then, at work, Katz realizes he's forgotten his day planner and asks Ben to find it.
S03 E08Jan 19, 1997
Studio Guy Jan 19, 1997 Katz wants to take up recording again, because he's writing a new song. Ben is opposed to the idea, until Katz tells him he can be the producer.
S03 E09Jan 26, 1997
Mourning Person Jan 26, 1997 92-year-old Aunt Estelle (wife of Uncle Morty) dies, and Katz is asked to give the eulogy.
S03 E10Feb 2, 1997
L'il Helper Feb 2, 1997 Katz puts his back out while putting on his shoes, and Ben, as usual, is a wealth of help. He eventually becomes Katz's primary care-giver, though, driving him to work, carrying him into the office, and turning him over to Laura, warning her that he's heavily doped up on medication.
S03 E11Feb 9, 1997
Big Fat Slug Feb 9, 1997 Katz thinks Ben is watching too much TV, which he is. But he says TV influences people.
S03 E12Mar 2, 1997
New Phone System Mar 2, 1997 Katz gets a new phone system at the office with all kinds of great features, supposedly. He has Ben call it, but finds that calls are being forwarded to Laura's house.
S03 E13Mar 9, 1997
Reunion Mar 9, 1997 While in the bathtub, Ben gets a phone call. It's Ann Howard, from high school, and there's a five-year reunion coming up. The only thing is that Ben is afraid to go