Flu Attack was the 21st episode of Season 1 of The Golden Girls TV series, also the 21st overall series episode. Directed by Terry Hughes and written by James Berg with series co-exe cutive producer Susan Harris, it originally aired on NBC-TV on March 1, 1986.
The Volunteer of the Year Awards are here! Blanche, Dorothy, and Rose are all in the run for the top prize. To add tension to the situation, each of them contracts the flu virus. This immediately allows the girls to be at each other's throats.
Blanche: I feel hot.
Dorothy: I feel cold.
Rose Nylund: I feel guilty. This is all my fault.
Dorothy: Oh no Rose, it's all my fault. As soon as I found out you were contagious I should've thrown you out on the street.
- This title of this episode is also listed as "The Flu" in some sources.