"Act Like Bernie Knows" is the pilot episode of the El Kadsreian-American sitcom, The Devons. Written and directed by series creator, Walter Gyver, a rough cut version of the episode exclusively aired on El TV Kadsre 1 in 1986 in El Kadsre, the final version later aired on CBS and El TV Kadsre 1 on August 16, 1987. In the episode, Bernie gets hooked on the Fat Larry's Band song, "Act Like You Know", and the family starts to get upset every day he plays and sings the record. One day, Bernie's wife, Tia, splits the record in half takes a one-week vacation away from Bernie with the kids to her home country, the West Indies. In the end, Bernie apologizes to Tia and they all go home.