It Was Twenty Years Ago Today was the 20th episode of Season 5 of Roseanne, also the 116th overall series episode. Written by Betsy Borns, the episode was directed by Andrew D. Weyman. It originally aired on ABC-TV on March 9, 1993.


During Roseanne and Dan's anniversary, Dan borrows Roseanne's wedding ring to remodel the design. Roseanne poses for a sexy photograph for Dan. Bill Maher appears in this episode.

Plot summaryEdit

The Conners and the Tildens go on a trip to Los Angeles, CA, in a motor home. Roseanne wants to go to Hollywood to watch The Jackie Thomas Show (starring her then-husband Tom Arnold). Dan thinks about adding to the family

Roseanne: Season Five

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