Season 1-Syndicated, Episode 6
Aired: Thursday November 12, 1987
Writer: Bruce Reid Schaefer
Egon's Uncle Cyrus believes his nephew belongs in a laboratory instead of wasting his talents with the Ghostbusters. So Egon leaves the group and it's up to the guys to get him back.
- Title Reference: "Cry 'uncle'!", also expressed as "Say 'uncle'!", is an idiomatic expression that may be used as an imperative command to demand submission of one's opponent. Similarly, the exclamation "Uncle!" is an indication of submission – analogous to "I give up".