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Left in charge of the Sanders’ garage sale, while the families go on a picnic, an over- zealous charity client of Ted’s sells all of Bob and Carol’s furniture.
Bob and Ted grapple with their emotions, after Carol and Alice join a Women’s Liberation group.
During the course of an evening, and the following morning, the Sanderses and the Hendersons make discoveries of one other, both positive and negative.
A mix-up with a videotape leaves the wrong impression on some of Bob’s workmates, and leads to a very stressful situation for Ted and Alice.
In their will, Carol wants them both to donate their organs to others, but the idea gives Bob the willies. The Hendersons are dragged into the process when, in case of death, they're named legal guardians of Sean. To be polite, Ted returns the favor with Elizabeth. This does not set well with Alice.moreless
Ted seems willing to accept the concept of ‘Open Marriage’, until he meets Bob’s and Carol’s flaky friends, the Porterfields.
Despite her claims not to be affected by the ‘green-eyed monster’, Carol is very uptight about Bob’s professional relationship with a glamorous, and very flirtatious movie star.
What's a little nudity among friends? A big issue in this series pilot, as Bob and Carol return from a sensitivity weekend--dying to swim naked with Ted & Alice. (TV Guide)
Ted’s jealousy over Alice’s former lover spills over to the Sanders home, when Ted goes to Bob, for an understanding ear.
Ted is convinced his secretary is in love with him, so he fires her. Alice thinks it's a funny non-issue at first, but as Bob goes on and on about the woman, she begins to think it was her husband who had the crush.