Mickey ignores instructions to leave town and pushes his luck by throwing himself a goodbye party. Finney and Cochran team up to frame Ray for Varick's murder, forcing Ray to change around the evidence and enlist Paige as an ally in order to maintain his innocence. Abby and Terry work to bring Bridget's behavior back under control.moreless
Mickey knows he's a dead man if he gives in to Detective Muncie's demands. Ray comes up with a plan to help him, involving Lee Drexler and an Armenian popstar - but not without some demands of his own. When Bridget gets into a fight at school, Abby investigates her recent strange behavior.moreless
An attempt to draw Mickey out of hiding jeopardizes Bunchy's wedding. Ray must track his father down and bring him to the police station in order to get Bunchy to the altar. Meanwhile, the NFL makes a opportune hire, and an old rival of Ray's is assigned to vet the Finney family.moreless
In the season finale, Mickey hatches a new plan while Abby must choose between Ray and Jim.
Ray makes preparations in case he is arrested. Meanwhile, Mickey's heist doesn't go quite as planned.
Ashley's stalker, Bob Lepecka, returns and makes trouble for Steve Knight. Meanwhile, Cochran is officially nominated for the FBI directorship and tries to protect himself from the vetting process; Kate confronts Ray about his past; and Mickey gathers a team for his pot store robbery.moreless
Ashley asks Ray to help a friend who beat up a waiter. Meanwhile, Ray makes contact with Volcheck to seek his help in taking down Cochran. Mickey gets a stipend from Ray but hopes for more when he meets with a movie executive. Bridget argues with Ray and Abby about the diamond earring from Marvin.moreless
Ray gets compromising information on Cochran, who is interrogating Mickey. Meanwhile, Abby tries to have fun with her prospective Trousdale neighbors and gets closer to Jim, her cop friend; Marvin gives Bridget an earring and takes her to a party; and Ray brings Conor to apologize to Alex.moreless
Kate's inquiry into Sully Sullivan has narrowed it down to Mickey. Sully's former gang member, Tiny, puts Cochran's career at risk so Ray attempts to get him out of the way. While at the gun range, Abby makes the acquaintance of someone new. Romance might be in Bunchy's future.moreless
Because of Ray's fractured relationship with Stu Feldman, he and Abby face a hurdle getting Bridget into her dream school. Claudette wants to meet with Mickey but he has to contend with his parole officer first. Journalist Kate McPherson heads to the Fite Club for information on Mickey.moreless
Ray forces Mickey to come back to Los Angeles where the FBI put Mickey on parole and take the credit for shooting Sully. A reporter starts looking into Sully's death.
An FBI agent learns Ray and Mickey took part in killing Sully Sullivan and demands that Ray bring in his father as Season 2 begins. However, Mickey is in Mexico setting up a fight and isn't eager to leave. Meanwhile, Ray rescues a client from a violent confrontation; Terry obsesses over his ex-girlfriend; and Conor assaults a classmate.moreless
Marge and Homer get a bargain on a painting at the Van Houten's yard sale, and later learn that it is a masterpiece worth $100,000, so they wrestle with splitting the money with their neighbors or keeping it all.moreless
Marge opens the house to three octogenarians after their retirement home is shuttered for health violations, but she has second thoughts about the good deed when Homer settles into an old-person lifestyle. Meanwhile, at school, Bart champions Nelson's predilection for hand-me-down underwear.moreless
Lisa campaigns against genetically modified organisms. Marge teaches abstinence counseling to church teens. Sideshow Bob resurfaces as a scientist.
Bart befriends a boy (Daniel Radcliffe) and his falcon, then learns the relationship with each is more complicated than he thought.
Via new high-tech eyeglasses, Homer discovers Marge has been seeing a marriage counselor, while Bart decides not to buy Nelson a Valentine's Day card, despite giving one to all his other classmates, so Nelson orders him to buy a special Valentine's Day gift or else.moreless
Comic Book Guy realizes his comics are nothing if he can’t share them with anyone. Then he meets Kumiko, a Japanese woman writing an autobiographical manga, and he seeks out Homer’s advice on how to date her, ending happily for everyone.moreless
When Bart teaches Homer to download pirated movies, he is thrilled until he gets caught. Then Homer escapes but his shenanigans just might get him caught again.
Due to global warming, there is no snow anywhere in the world for Christmas, except in Springfield (due to a mixture of toxic gasses from the Springfield Nuclear Power Plant and the ongoing fire at the Springfield Tire Dump). The town residents, at Mayor Quimby's urging, decide to exploit the wave of tourists from around the world who will flock into Springfield for a White Christmas. Marge, wanting to get in on the action, converts the family home into a Bed & Breakfast. However Marge, and all of the Springfieldians, soon have second thoughts.moreless
Principal Skinner promises the students that the best-behaved among them can take a ride in a submarine. When Skinner gives all the kids a clean slate, Bart believes even his own past indiscretions will be forgotten if he doesn't get into any more trouble. Meanwhile Lisa tries to help a cash-poor Krusty to turn things around by suggesting he sell the foreign rights to his shows.moreless
Lisa makes a new best friend, who turns out to be as conservative as Lisa is liberal. When they run against each other for 2nd grade rep, the Springfield Republican Party tries to tip the scales.moreless
Homer remembers his Lamaze skills when he’s forced to deliver a baby in an elevator. When the mother names the child Homer Jr., he quickly develops a deep emotional bond with the kid. Meanwhile, Lisa is recruited by the cheerleaders of the local pro football team, the Springfield Atoms.moreless
Marge encourages Homer to embrace his “you-only-live-once” (aka YOLO) spirit by inviting his old pen pal, Eduardo (Hank Azaria), to stay with him and knock off his “to-do” list from when he was a 10-year old. Meanwhile, Lisa (Yeardley Smith) institutes a new honor code at Springfield Elementary.moreless
After a funeral, Homer, Marge, Mr. Burns, and Kent Brockman work to right past regrets.