My Boys

TBS (ended 2010)
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  • My Boys follows PJ (Jordana Spiro), a twenty-something professional sportswriter who is looking for love within her world which is dominated by her group of male friends. Her tomboyish, no-nonsense approach to relationships tends to freak out potential suitors which leads her only female friend to advise her to dress and act more feminine. Co-starring Jim Gaffigan (That '70s Show, Ed), Jamie Kaler (The Family Stone), Michael Bunin (Scrubs), Reid Scott (American Dreams), Kyle Howard (Related, Orange County) and Kellee Stewart (Guess Who?).moreless

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  • S 4 : Ep 7

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  • S 4 : Ep 6

    Hanger Management

    Aired 8/22/10

  • S 4 : Ep 5

    The NTO

    Aired 8/15/10

  • Cast & Crew
  • Jordana Spiro

    P.J. Franklin

  • Reid Scott

    Brendan Dorff

  • Kyle Howard

    Bobby Newman

  • Jamie Kaler

    Mike Callahan

  • Jim Gaffigan

    Andy Franklin

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  • Quotes (208)

    • P.J.: Wanna see my baseball card collection? It's in my bedroom.

    • Bobby: You're putting me at the bottom of the order over a pen? P.J.: No, I'm putting you at the bottom of the order because you might suck.

    • Mike: After the third date, chicks start expecting stuff. PJ: Like a fourth date?

    • Mike: (Opens the pizza box) Oh, what are the brown things? Kenny: Mushrooms. Mike: Why with the mushrooms? What? Kenny: I'm trying to eat healthier. PJ: Dude, if you don't like it, don't eat it. Mike: Oh, I'm gonna eat it, just without the fungus on top. (starts picking the mushrooms off) PJ: What are you doing, were you born in a barn? Mike: I don't know where I was born.

    • Kenny: Mike always orders from Lindsay-o's Mike: Yeah because it's good, because we like it, and because it never lets us down. Kenny: You just described Lassie.

    • Stephanie: I have been on a lot.
      P.J.: Doing what?
      Stephanie: Online dating. It's fantastic! There is so much out there for sale. Imagine Ebay times a hundred. And I have my eye on this pair of doctors that I think will look really cute on me.

    • (talking to PJ) Bobby: How come everytime I talk to you I feel like the chick?

    • Stephanie: So you think, um, some of the guys I date are stuffy? PJ: No.... Yes. OK, come on. Sophomore year. Who was the guy who walked around with the cane? Stephanie: Oh! He had a bad foot. PJ: So, why did he wear the top hat?

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    Notes (49)

    • In the Philippines, this episode aired on November 21, 2007, ETC.

    • In Latin America, this episode aired on October 5, 2007, on CANAL SONY.

    • In Latinamerica, this episode aired on November 12, 2007, on CANAL SONY.

    • In Latinamerica, this episode aired on November 19, 2007, on CANAL SONY.

    • In Latinamerica, this episode aired on November 26, 2007, on CANAL SONY.

    • In Latin America, this episode aired on December 3, 2007, on CANAL SONY.

    • In Latin America, this episode aired on December 10, 2007, on CANAL SONY.

    • Johnny Galecki recieves the "And" credit.

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    Trivia (12)

    • Goof: A crew member is visible in the reflection of a picture in PJ's apartment when Bobby calls to invite her out for a drink.

    • It's revealed that Bobby's phone number is 555-0100.

    • Jeannie Noth Gaffigan, who plays Meredith, Andy's wife, for the first time in this episode, is married to Jim Gaffigan in real life.

    • The Scene where PJ's friend Lyssa is splashed with water by a puddle echo's Carrie Bradshaw's reaction in the title sequence for Sex and the City which her character is based on.

    • When Andy comes in during the intervention, Brendan's right foot moves between being up on the coffee table and down on the floor between shots.

    • PJ's friends from college and her friends are very similar to Sex and the City characters. Lyssa is Carrie Bradshaw, Debbie is Charlotte York, Tina is Miranda Hobbs, and Veronica is Samantha Jones. The name of the episode also has part of Sex and the City's name in it.

    • It's revealed that Mike is 33.

    • Kalla fötter means "cold feet" in Swedish.

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    Allusions (8)

    • Kenny: Mike always orders from Lindsay-o's. Mike: Yeah because it's good, because we like it, and because it never lets us down. Kenny: You just described Lassie. Lassie is a Rough Collie, and is 'the world's most famous dog'. She was a fictional character who has starred in many movies, TV shows, and books from 1938 through 2006.

    • Hank mentions that he doesn't drink beer when the boys were getting a pitcher, however later he explains that he learned to play killer darts at Oxford where he drank too much Boddingtons. Interesting, since Boddingtons is a famous English bitter beer.

    • When attempting to get a response from the guys, P.J. says "Bueller? Bueller?" This is a reference to the popular 1986 movie Ferris Bueller's Day Off in which actor Ben Stein said these now famous words when calling attendance.

    • Title: Douchebag in the City The Title is a play off of the series Sex and the City.

    • Andy: (As a tour guide on a double-decker bus) Ladies and gentlemen, you've been such a wonderful crowd. I'd like to do a little tune for you now. It's one of my personal favorites. And I'd like to dedicate it to a man who thinks we hasn't seen anything good today. Brendan Dorff, this one's for you. Brendan: Wait, wait! I saw lots of good things today. Mike got into art, Kenny broke out of his slump, 3 guys want to take P.J. to Italy.. Andy: Shut up, I'm singing anyway. (Singing) Danke schoen, darling, danke schoen... This is an allusion to the movie Ferris Bueller, which stars Matthew Broderick as Ferris. In one scene, Ferris is part of a float in a parade in Chicago, and he sings this song after saying he wants to dedicate it to his friend Cameron, "who thinks he hasn't seen anything today".

    • In this episode, it is revealed that Andy has a crush on Katie Couric.
      Katie Couric is a former Today show host, who now anchors the CBS evening news.

    • In this episode, the guys have a contest modeled after Project Runway.
      Project Runway is a popular Bravo show, in which aspiring designers create outfits each week in hopes of winning money to start their own fashion line.

    • Stephanie states that her book received a three and a half star rating from People.
      People is a weekly American magazine, that features news on celebrities, as well as movie and book reviews.

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  • Fan Reviews (35)
  • I love this show!

    By HRGirl, Apr 19, 2007

  • The characters are boring and stereotyped, and there is nothing at all interesting that makes me want to watch this show.

    By DrJ89, Jul 09, 2008

  • Underrated Gem

    By brewsblingsteen, May 06, 2009

  • A new show in every sense!

    By gam97, Sep 17, 2008

  • Watchable but only just so. Jordana Spiro is pretty hot and, I'm not sure about this, but I think that's why I kept watching.

    By QuintiniusJones, Nov 30, 2006