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Season 6  "You Don't Know Jack"  6x17

Aired a month ago - Feb 25, 2020

Jack joins the robotics club and Dre worries it might be a detrimental failure for him after already being cut from the basketball team. Ruby embellishes a story for Diane's school project.

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on the life of an inspiring woman.
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who's led an interesting life?
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You think Compton had a Black mail woman before me?
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or deliver a giant sweepstakes check?
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Hey, Sha. Hey, look here, man.
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It's what I do.
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Jack has got that fire back in his eyes.
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Yeah, he was on the robotics team, and the stress got to him.
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and chucking Jack into the deep end with no life jacket.
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You probably don't hear this enough, but you're a great dad.
Recap of black-ish Season 6 Episode 17 (S06E17) - 11
- Mm-hmm. - Jack could lose a finger.
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finally got that fire back in his eyes,
Recap of black-ish Season 6 Episode 17 (S06E17) - 13
- Okay. - Oh, speaking of scams.
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I don't think Jack is ready for this, babe.
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DRE: I was proud of Jack and his robot, even if it was named
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Put your phone down and come over here
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All right. I'm gonna shut LBJ down for the night.
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they've come back to life.
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- Yeah. - Hey, you know what?
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- I'm with you. - Yeah.
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There's gonna be Black people in the future because of our son.
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Obama was born in Kenya,
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- Go, Jack! - You got this, baby!
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I know how to put somebody in a coma
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[Laughs] That's our kid.
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- Oh. Okay. Wow. - Whoa.
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Oh.
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that you were Pam Grier's body double, right?
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How could you let me buy all that turquoise?
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Hey, Diane. Diane, Diane, wait, wait.
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I just don't have an impressive story.
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you fired a gun at someone.
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I'm gonna call one of my girlfriends
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There they go... two very dangerous women.
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If this is robotics, what the hell was my son doing?
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All you really need is a basic understanding of C or C++.
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while the robots these kids designed are playing chess.
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You know, I wasn't sure about robotics,
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What?
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You got a 2019 Clippers championship tattoo
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I had let my son down by telling him the truth.
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and I might have said that he couldn't do it.
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All right. Jack is in way over his head,
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Dre, maybe his thing is just enjoying himself
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Yeah.
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Okay, you know, buddy, I don't mean to c-cut you off,

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who's led an interesting life?
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You think Compton had a Black mail woman before me?
#3
Recap of black-ish Season 6 Episode 17 (S06E17) - 4
or deliver a giant sweepstakes check?
#4
Recap of black-ish Season 6 Episode 17 (S06E17) - 5
Hey, Sha. Hey, look here, man.
#5
Recap of black-ish Season 6 Episode 17 (S06E17) - 6
It's what I do.
#6
Recap of black-ish Season 6 Episode 17 (S06E17) - 7
Jack has got that fire back in his eyes.
#7
Recap of black-ish Season 6 Episode 17 (S06E17) - 8
Yeah, he was on the robotics team, and the stress got to him.
#8
Recap of black-ish Season 6 Episode 17 (S06E17) - 9
and chucking Jack into the deep end with no life jacket.
#9
Recap of black-ish Season 6 Episode 17 (S06E17) - 10
You probably don't hear this enough, but you're a great dad.
#10
Recap of black-ish Season 6 Episode 17 (S06E17) - 11
- Mm-hmm. - Jack could lose a finger.
#11
Recap of black-ish Season 6 Episode 17 (S06E17) - 12
finally got that fire back in his eyes,
#12
Recap of black-ish Season 6 Episode 17 (S06E17) - 13
- Okay. - Oh, speaking of scams.
#13
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I don't think Jack is ready for this, babe.
#14
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DRE: I was proud of Jack and his robot, even if it was named
#16
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Put your phone down and come over here
#17
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All right. I'm gonna shut LBJ down for the night.
#18
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they've come back to life.
#19
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- Yeah. - Hey, you know what?
#20
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- I'm with you. - Yeah.
#21
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There's gonna be Black people in the future because of our son.
#22
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Obama was born in Kenya,
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- Go, Jack! - You got this, baby!
#26
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I know how to put somebody in a coma
#27
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[Laughs] That's our kid.
#28
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- Oh. Okay. Wow. - Whoa.
#29
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Oh.
#30
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that you were Pam Grier's body double, right?
#31
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How could you let me buy all that turquoise?
#32
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Hey, Diane. Diane, Diane, wait, wait.
#33
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I just don't have an impressive story.
#34
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you fired a gun at someone.
#35
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I'm gonna call one of my girlfriends
#36
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There they go... two very dangerous women.
#38
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If this is robotics, what the hell was my son doing?
#39
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All you really need is a basic understanding of C or C++.
#40
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while the robots these kids designed are playing chess.
#41
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You know, I wasn't sure about robotics,
#42
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What?
#43
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You got a 2019 Clippers championship tattoo
#44
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I had let my son down by telling him the truth.
#45
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and I might have said that he couldn't do it.
#46
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All right. Jack is in way over his head,
#47
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Dre, maybe his thing is just enjoying himself
#48
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Yeah.
#49
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Okay, you know, buddy, I don't mean to c-cut you off,
#50