Premise: Junk dealer Fred Sanford runs roughshod over his son and partner, Lamont, in a groundbreaking sitcom. Fred's moneymaking schemes routinely backfire, and he does just about anything to get out of working -- up to and including faking a heart attack. He's rude, sarcastic, outspoken, overtly prejudiced, and pretty darn nasty to his friends and family.
S02, E17 (First Aired: Jan. 19, 1973)
Fred thinks that Lamont's African dress and customs are ludicrous until he hears what they include.
S02, E18 (First Aired: Jan. 26, 1973)
Fred is aghast when Lamont dates the sister of their Puerto Rican neighbor.