After Rodney quits his job, Trina isn’t happy with the situation. Once again, he’s trying to pursue a career in comedy. Things get even worse when he lets it spill that he was to be promoted to foreman. Carl offers Rodney a job as a used car salesman, but Rodney doesn’t want to be stuck in a job that he hates...Read the full recap
The pilot episode is "Dedicated to the Memory of Barry Martin, 'Famous Comedian,' a friend of Rodney Carrington who passed away in 2003.
The song "Dancing with a Man" was first featured on Rodney Carrington's 1998 album Hangin' with Rodney and later on his greatest hits compilation.
Rodney's standup act about Wal-Mart was first featured on his 1998 album Hangin' with Rodney
as "Tips on Shopping, Entertainment & Life" and later on his greatest hits compilation as "Wal-Mart". An excerpt can be heard at his official site
Rodney: (golfing with Barry) I've been tellin' Trina for years I'd take her to Hawaii when she turned 30. Now I don't know what I'm gonna do.
Barry: Well, tell her you'll take her twice when she turns 60.
Trina: (as Rodney contemplates a job with Carl) It's a job Rodney. It pays money.
Rodney: A used car salesman Trina? Are you crazy? I'm gonna have a hard enough time gettin' into Heaven as it is.