Kurst the Not So Bad is the second episode of the sixth season of Recess, which was first broadcast on November 4th, 2001.


Mikey's new friendship with Kurst The Worst doesn't sit well with their respective friendship groups.


Coming soon.


  • Kurst the Worst and Sue Bob Murphy make their final appearances in this episode until Recess: Taking the Fifth Grade is released two years later. This is Sue Bob Murphy's final speaking appearance.
  • Floppy Burger from Recess: School's Out is brought up again.
  • This episode was paired up with "The Principals of Golf" outside the US.
  • The scene where Mikey and Kurst eat spaghetti together is a parody of the similar iconic scene from the Disney film Lady and the Tramp.
  • Goof: Gus mentions a previous experience with the green sundaes, but he would not have been present in the previous spring they would have been available for.
  • This episode is "Lost" from the Latin American dub.


  • T.J. Detweiler - Andrew Lawrence
  • Vince LaSalle - Rickey D'Shon Collins
  • Ashley Spinelli - Pamela Segall-Adlon
  • Gretchen Grundler - Ashley Johnson
  • Mikey Blumberg - Jason Davis
  • Gus Griswald - Courtland Mead
  • Miss Finster - April Winchell
  • Randall Weemes - Ryan O'Donohue
  • Cornchip Girl - Aria Noelle Curzon
  • Sue Bob Murphy - Kath Soucie
  • Erwin Lawson - Erik Von Detten
  • Greg Skeens - Danny Cooksey
  • Lazy Kid/Conrad Mundy - Warren Sroka
  • Kristen "Kurst the Worst" Kurst - Mayim Bialik
  • Lunchlady Irma - Tress MacNeille