Master the Possiblilities is the sixteenth episode of Season 2 of the FOX sitcom Married... with Children, as well as the 29th overall episode in the series. Written by Ron Leavitt and Michael G. Moye, the episode was directed by Linda Day and premiered on FOX on February 7, 1988.


When Al gets a package of "Yodelin' Andy" records that he didn't order, Marcy tells Al that if he gets something in the mail that he didn't order, he can legally keep it. Using this knowledge, Al receives a credit card in the mail made out to the family dog Buck, and begins to use the card under Buck's name.


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Guest StarsEdit


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  • The episode title refers to a slogan by Mastercard.


  • Christina Applegate does not appear in this episode.
  • The new video game Peggy bought Bud is Space Armada, a Space Invaders clone developed by APh Technological Consulting and released in 1981 for the Intellivision.
  • Due to the low budget of the early seasons, all the big items that were bought with Buck's credit card came from the cast's and crew's homes.[1]

Cultural ReferencesEdit

  • Bud mentions American musicians Trini Lopez and Burl Ives after denying that he bought the Yodelling Andy albums.


  • The song that is playing when Al and Peggy dance and when they are in the hotel suite is Yodelling Andy.



  • Bundy Living Room/Kitchen
  • Hotel suite


  • When Bud is using the exercise machine, he is wearing headphones on his ears. In the next scene, the headphones are around his neck.


  1. "20 Years Later! Married ... with Children", June 25, 2007, PEOPLE

External LinksEdit

◄ Season 1 Season 2 Episodes Season 3 ►
Poppy's by the Tree (Part 1)Poppy's by the Tree (Part 2)If I Were a Rich Man
Buck Can Do ItGirls Just Wanna Have Fun (Part 1)Girls Just Wanna Have Fun (Part 2)
For Whom the Bell TollsBorn to WalkAlley of the DollsThe Razor's Edge
How Do You Spell Revenge?Earth AngelYou Better Watch OutGuys and Dolls
Build a Better MousetrapMaster the PossibilitiesPeggy Loves Al, Yeah, Yeah, Yeah
The Great EscapeImpo-DentJust Married... with ChildrenFather LodeAll in the Family
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