My Name Is Earl


Season 1, Ep 23, Aired 5/4/06
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  • Episode Description
  • Earl attempts to cross out number 147 on his list, "shot Gwen Waters with a BB Gun". To make things right he must reunite Gwen with her estranged father, which Earl finds increasingly difficult.

  • Cast & Crew
  • Shailene Woodley

    Young Gwen

  • Miriam Shor

    Gwen Waters

  • Dale Dickey


  • Kat Likkel

  • John Hoberg

  • Fan Reviews (5)
  • Only Earl could shoot his crush in the butt

    By jimbo_001, Dec 04, 2006

  • Not as funny as other episodes but still really worth watching.

    By chazzock, Aug 13, 2006

  • Hysterical

    By pmaddox, Jul 06, 2006

  • Not as funny but still a great episode!!!

    By xmano9, May 13, 2006

  • Who would have thought that the BB would stick???

    By scooper549, May 05, 2006

  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (19)

    • Joy: (falls over painting) Damn it! Who left Jesus and his buddies down here?

    • Randy: (to Earl) I bet he had twenty beers today. That's how many I had when I tried to plug the tv into that dog.

    • Patty: (to Cops) Out of my way. I'm not going to jail for a cheesburger handy.

    • Catalina: Do worms have butts? Randy: If they do, it would look just like their faces.

    • Randy: He threw my favourite food at me, Earl. What was I supposed to do? Earl: Randy, baloney isn’t your favourite food, animal crackers are! Randy: No, they’re my favourite food shaped like an animal. Do you even listen to me when we talk at night?

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    Notes (3)

    • The Czech episode title is "Brok v zadku", meaning "Pellet In the Butt".

    • Original International Air Dates: Czech Republic: October 14, 2009 on Prima COOL

    • The birth date used for Earl is the actual birth date of Jason Lee.

    Trivia (5)

    • In one of the earlier scenes, in the trailer park, Darnell mentions a 'Darwin fish' that he put on the back of the car. In the next scene, Earl exits the trailer, (when Randy and Catalina are trying to make the worms fight) and the fish is visible on the car.

    • Featured Music: "American Woman" by The Guess Who "Double Trouble" by Lynyrd Skynyrd "Roll On Down The Highway" by Bachman-Turner Overdrive

    • When Officer Ross runs toward Earl while he puts quarters in the parking meters, the policeman drops his gun on the sidewalk to the right of the parking meter. When he picks up the gun, it is located to the left of the parking meter and closer to the tire of the parking car.

    • List Trivia: Introduced and crossed off in this episode #147 Shot Gwen Waters in the ass with a BB.

    • Earl's driver license reads: License No. 023052378 Class 1 Expires 04-25-2009 Hickey, Earl Pimmit Hills Trailer Park Space C-13 Camden County DOB 04-25-1970 Issued 04-25-1970 HGT 6-01 WGT 190 And of course a picture of Earl with his eyes closed. The license also shows him as a donor. Earl's license reads that it was issued on 04-25-1970, the same day he was born. Licenses aren't issued at birth. The license read "Camden County drivers license". Counties don't issue licenses.

    Allusions (2)

    • Joy claims the troops in Iraq will respond to a picture of her "spread-eagle Whitesnake-style on the hood" on her car. She's referring to Tawny Kitaen dancing on the hoods of two Jaguars in the 1987 video for Whitesnake's Here I Go Again.

    • Randy tells Earl about how funny that diner show was with the "kiss my grits lady." He's referring to the show "Alice" ( The "kiss my grits" line was also referenced in Kevin Smith's "Chasing Amy" in which Jason Lee played a major character. Ethan Suplee has a small role in Chasing Amy as well.

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