Average Joe

Season 4 Episode 1

The Joes Strike Back Premiere

Aired Unknown Jun 28, 2005 on NBC



  • Trivia

    • Bush's special speech about Iraq that aired at the same time as this episode totally hurt the episode premiere of Average Joe. On the East Coast, the show was moved from 8PM timeslot to 10PM!

    • The third season premiere was ment to air on June 21, 2005, but NBC pushed it a week later.

  • Quotes

    • Damian: There's something unnatural about having a beautiful lady have to pick from this bunch of guys. Somewhere Charles Darwin is rolling in his grave.

    • Art: My looks are not a tool, my mouth is, I have the gift of gab.

  • Notes

    • The premiere of Average Joe: The Joes Strike Back came in third with 2.0 adults 18-49 rating. The reason why ratings were low is due to president Bush's Iraq-speech. This episode scored less ratings than the season finale of Average Joe: Adam Returns.

    • This season was actually ment to be a new show called Average Jane or Plain Jane but it was renamed back to Average Joe two months before the show's premiere.

    • The show returns after more than a year since it's previous installment, Average Joe: Adam Returns.

  • Allusions