Tim and Jill want to go out and have a romantic evening, but Jill can't find a babysitter, so she hires a magician, who messes up during a trick and locks himself in a trunk, leaving the kids on their own around the house.During their romantic dinner, Tim is distracted by a Detroit Lions game, much to Jill's irritation, and he is forced to choose between his wife and the game.Taking Wilson's advice, Tim apologizes in a subtle manner on his next Tool Time episode, and Jill forgives him.
Notes: The opening theme from Home Improvement is used as the special closing theme of this episode.
Tim takes Al to a night club to meet some women; Al pretends to the the star of Tool Time.
He's down in the dumps over Ilene, and because he's 40 and unmarried.
Tim tries to put up a satellite dish that has over 200 channels so he can watch sports games around the country, and is jealous when Jill's teacher (Sam Mc Murray) comes to the house and promptly starts making romantic advances on Jill.
Tim hears a rustling in the basement and dismisses it as a peaceful rat, but the neighbor Wilson thinks it's a snake.