| Season 4, episode # 16|
|"All in the Family" episode|
|Series:||All in the Family|
|Air date||January 5, 1974|
|Written by||Michael Ross and Bernie West|
|Directed by:||John Rich|
|IMDb:||Mike and Gloria Mix it Up|
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Mike and Gloria Mix it Up is the 16th episode of the fourth season and the 77th overall episode of All in the Family. The Season 4 episode first aired on CBS-TV on January 5, 1974. Focusing almost exclusively on series regulars Rob Reiner and Sally Struthers, this episode was scripted by Austin and Irma Kalish from a story by Don Nicholl, and was directed by John Rich.
The Stivics quarrel over sex roles in their marriage when Mike complains that Gloria has become the aggressor as of late.
Mike thinks that the husband should be the "aggressive" member of a married couple. Gloria claims she doesn't care, but Mike thinks he can read through the lines of her indifference. As a result, Mike and Gloria's romantic evening degenerates into a high-decibel argument.