Synopsis by Andrea LeVasseur
At the Lanford Lunch Box, Roseanne finally tells off her mother, Bev (Estelle Parsons). Feeling like she's not wanted anymore, Bev sells her part of the business. Meanwhile, Jackie starts dating again, marking the first appearance of Fred (Michael O'Keefe). None of the Conner kids (Sara Gilbert, Michael Fishman, Lecy Goranson) appear in this episode.