As usual, they aren't really listening and instead want to either tease Vic or Vic simply isn't explaining it the right way.
Either way, he quietly gets infuriated with them, just as Rush was infuriated with Nicer Scott earlier in the day.
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__________________Nicer claims to have no sense of taste. He also claims to have 89 pairs of pants in cold storage (what is with Paul Rhymer and pants in cold storage?)
Vic says in this episode:
This in reference to the doorbell gift Sade received from Mr. Erickson. Recall there was the time that he could not fix the Donahue doorbell. And many clocks have alarms, even electric ones. And we know the problems Vic has with clocks.VIC: I know electric bells like I know the palm of my hand.