Episode #85 - Season 4, Episode 18
First Aired: February 13, 1986
The family gathers with Ellen (to caution her) and share many of the memories of her boyfriend Alex.
Ellen: If you just give it a chance, mime can really be exciting.
Alex: I did give it a chance.
Ellen: You kept getting up and yelling, "Louder! Louder!"
- "Margin of Error" - Alex invests his father's money without Steven's knowledge.
- "Help Wanted" - Alex hires a totally inexperienced housekeeper and falls for her.
- "Stage Fright" - Alex tutors Mallory to help in a high school quiz program.
- "Go Tigers" - Mallory ruins Alex's interview at Princeton.
- "Ready or Not" - Mallory is being pressured to have sex with her boyfriend Rick.
- "4 Rms Ocn Vu" - Skippy's favorite "Alex Story".
- "Birthday Boy" - Alex's 18th birthday celebration with friends.