Opie and the Spoiled Kid (TAGS Episode)
Opie and the Spoiled Kid
- Filmed: 84
- Aired: 84
- Original Air Date: 1963/02/18
- Writer(s): Jim Fritzell and Everett Greenbaum
- Director: Bob Sweeney
Arnold Winkler makes his first appearance as a rotten little kid who tries to teach Opie how to manipulate his parents by throwing well-rehearsed tantrums. After terrorizing Mayberry, Winkler's bike is impounded and Opie learns a better lesson when he sees Winkler's ways just don't wash.
Odd Facts Known by Few
- On the date this episode first aired, TV personality Vanna White celebrated her 6th birthday, and actor John Travolta celebrated his 9th birthday.
- This episode of the podcast was recorded live at the Mayberry Meet-up weekend at the Mayberry Motor Inn Mt. Airy, NC (July 13, 2014).
- Andy Griffith - Andy Taylor
- Don Knotts - Barney Fife
- Ronny Howard - Opie Taylor
- Ronnie Dapo - Arnold Winkler
- Harlan Warde - Mr. Winkler
- Mary Lansing - Mrs. Rodenbach