The Way More Things Work Gallery Transcript
Season 7 Episode 12b
The Way More Things Work Title Card
The Way More Things Work
Original Airdate April 27, 2001
DVD release Season 7
Previous Episode Adventure Squad
Next Episode Talk of the Town

"The Way More Things Work" is a Season 7 episode of Rugrats.

Characters Present


Tommy explains to Dil how things around the Pickles' backyard work. - Description from Klasky Csupo


  • Stu's green jacket, green shirt, paisley tie, and Jeans are absent in this episode.
  • It is revealed that Phil or Lil will eat a lollipop dropped in the sandbox, but only but only if it's a red one, and they are the only ones who would eat a lollipop dropped in the sandbox. It also reveals that the sandbox is Tommy's favorite place to play
  • This is the first episode Spike pooped.
  • Tommy thinks grass is hair.


Stu: You're not a lawn, you're one giant weed!


The gallery for this episode can be found here

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