Doug tells a lie to Carrie so he can play mud football with his friends. He ends up sick from playing in the cold and rain, and is stuck in bed, feeling guilty about the lie he told. His guilty feelings are creeping into his dream, which are all based on other television shows such as The Honeymooners, Wheel of Fortune, The Young and the Restless.

Pop Culture Connections - Outgoing

It refers to these television series...

The Honeymooners

This Television Series is referred to by Inner Tube part of The King of Queens Season 3
While sick in bed, Doug dreams that he is a part of various television shows. In one dream he is living the life of Ralph Kramden in The Honeymooners. Carrie is Alice Kramden, and Deacon is Ed.
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The Young and the Restless

This Television Series is referred to by Inner Tube part of The King of Queens Season 3
While sick in bed, Doug has several dreams in which he is a part of various television shows. The Young and the Restless is one of the television shows he has a dream about.
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  • Buy The Young and the Restless on GooglePlay

Wheel of Fortune

This Television Series is referred to by Inner Tube part of The King of Queens Season 3
While sick in bed, Doug is dreaming that he is a part of different television shows. In one dream he, along with Arthur and Carrie, is a contestant on Wheel of Fortune. The answer to the puzzle is "Doug Heffernan is a big fat liar".
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It refers to these movies...

Brian's Song

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  • Type: Movie
This Movie is referred to by Inner Tube part of The King of Queens Season 3
Deacon stops by Doug's house to drop off his paycheck. Before he leaves to go back to work, Deacon notices that the movie Brian's Song is on television. Doug then falls back asleep and has a dream that he and Deacon are the characters in the movie.
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Other Connections and Related Pop Culture

The King of Queens Season 3

# Title Air Date
The King of Queens
3:1 Do Rico Oct 2, 2000
3:2 Roast Chicken Oct 9, 2000
3:3 Fatty McButterpants Oct 16, 2000
3:4 Class Struggle Oct 23, 2000
3:5 Strike One Oct 30, 2000
3:6 Strike Too Nov 6, 2000
3:7 Strike Out Nov 13, 2000
3:8 Dark Meet Nov 20, 2000
3:9 Twisted Sitters Nov 27, 2000
3:10 Work Related Dec 4, 2000
3:11 Better Camera Dec 11, 2000
3:12 Wedding Presence Jan 8, 2001
3:13 Hi-Def Jam Jan 29, 2001
3:14 Paint Misbehavin' Feb 5, 2001
3:15 Deacon Blues Feb 12, 2001
3:16 Horizontal Hold Feb 19, 2001
3:17 Inner Tube Feb 26, 2001
3:18 Papa Pill Mar 19, 2001
3:19 Package Deal Apr 9, 2001
3:20 Separation Anxiety Apr 16, 2001
3:21 Departure Time Apr 30, 2001
3:22 Swim Neighbors May 7, 2001
3:23 S'no Job May 14, 2001
3:24 Pregnant Pause, Part 1 May 21, 2001
3:25 Pregnant Pause, Part 2 May 28, 2001