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    • The One Where Everybody Finds Out
      Season 5 - Episode 14
      2/11/99
      9.5

      When Ross discovers that Ugly Naked Guy is moving out of his apartment, he leaps at the chance to sublet it for himself. Phoebe is shocked to learn of Monica and Chandler's relationship and with Rachel and Joey's help, tries to trick them into admitting to it. Ross, from the perspective of his new apartment, is the last one to learn about his best friend and his sister.

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    • The Last One (2)
      The Last One (2)
      Season 10 - Episode 20
      5/6/04
      9.5

      Ross and Phoebe drive to the airport so that Ross can tell Rachel how he feels before she leaves for Paris. Joey would like to give Chandler and Monica their housewarming gifts, but the chick and duck have managed to get themselves trapped in the foosball table.

    • The One with the Embryos
      Season 4 - Episode 12
      1/15/98
      9.5

      Monica and Rachel are rudely awakened by the crowing of Joey and Chandler's chick, now a rooster. As a possible solution to the problem, a game-show-style contest is proposed to establish who knows whom best, the girls or the guys. If the girls win, the birds go; if the boys win, however, they get the girls' apartment. Meanwhile, Phoebe goes to the doctor to get her brother and sister-in-law's embryos implanted in her uterus.

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    • The One with the Prom Video
      Season 2 - Episode 14
      2/1/96
      9.4

      Now making good money on Days of Our Lives, Joey pays Chandler back the $812 he's borrowed and gives him an embarrassingly gaudy, gold bracelet as a gift. An unemployed Monica is hard up for money and ultimately turns to Ross for a loan. Monica and Rachel's prom video reveals Monica's former girth, Rachel's former nose and the way Ross has always felt about Rachel.

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    • The Last One (1)
      Season 10 - Episode 19
      5/6/04
      9.4

      Ross and Rachel have slept together and both agree that it was wonderful, but when Rachel says that it was the perfect way to say goodbye, Ross is crushed. Joey gets another chick and duck as housewarming presents for Monica and Chandler. When Erica finally gives birth, it is to twins. Rachel says her heartfelt goodbyes and heads for the airport.

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    • The One with the Videotape
      Season 8 - Episode 4
      10/18/01
      9.4

      Monica and Chandler return from their honeymoon with stories of a couple that they met on the flight back, but soon discover that the couple gave them a fake number. Ross and Rachel disagree over who came onto whom when they hooked up. Ross says he can prove that it was Rachel and reveals that he captured the encounter on videotape.

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    • The One with the Proposal (2)
      Season 6 - Episode 25
      5/18/00
      9.3

      Following their encounter the night before, Richard shows up at Monica's restaurant to tell her he's still in love with her and wants to marry her, children and all. Meanwhile, Chandler is continuing his deception that he doesn't believe in marriage to make his proposal to Monica a surprise. Rachel and Phoebe, jealous of Monica and Chandler's imminent betrothal, make pacts to have back-up guys in the event that they're still single by the time they're forty.

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    • 11/19/98
      9.3

      Although the Thanksgiving meal was great, Chandler is still suffering from his traditional holiday blues over the memory of his parents' divorce. Ross is not the least bit thankful for his second divorce and subsequent eviction. The group then begins to share memories to determine whose was the worst Thanksgiving, which leads Monica to reveal to Chandler a shameful secret.

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    • The One with Ross's Wedding (2)
      Season 4 - Episode 24
      5/7/98
      9.3

      Phoebe tries to warn the gang in London that Rachel is on her way to disrupt the wedding. Ross and Emily's parents meet at the rehearsal dinner but their initial pleasantries quickly descend into unpleasant squabbling. Meanwhile, Chandler comforts Monica about the sorry condition of her love life. Ross and Emily's marriage ceremony commences.

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    • The One Where Ross Got High
      Season 6 - Episode 9
      11/25/99
      9.3

      Monica has invited her parents to Thanksgiving dinner. She tries to hide the fact that Chandler is living with her because for reasons unknown to her, they dislike him. Rachel is charged with making the dessert. Phoebe develops a crush on Mr. Geller. Joey and Ross try to hurry dinner so they can attend a Thanksgiving party with Joey's roommate Janine and her gorgeous dancer friends.

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    • The One Where No One's Ready
      Season 3 - Episode 2
      9/26/96
      9.3

      Ross is in a hurry to get everyone dressed for an important banquet at the museum, but no one is co-operating. Chandler and Joey have a territorial dispute over an easy chair. Monica is obsessed by a message on her answering machine from Richard which may or may not be recent. Phoebe must hide a hummus stain that the boys added to her ensemble and Rachel is having trouble deciding what to wear.

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    • The One Where Ross Finds Out
      Season 2 - Episode 7
      11/9/95
      9.3

      Rachel is upset to learn that Ross and Julie's relationship is escalating when they decide to get a cat together, so Monica sets her up on a date to help make her feel better. It doesn't help. Rachel gets drunk and leaves a message on Ross's answering machine revealing her true feelings for him. Meanwhile, Monica, now jobless, gives herself something to do by helping Chandler lose a few extra pounds. Phoebe is concerned when her new boyfriend doesn't seem to want to sleep with her.

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    • The One in Vegas (2)
      Season 5 - Episode 24
      5/20/99
      9.3

      Rachel and Ross's airplane silliness escalates with the infusion of alcohol. Chandler and Monica's relationship is enhanced Las Vegas-style. Phoebe picks up a pest and Joey becomes one when he discovers his "identical hand twin".

    • The One Hundredth
      Season 5 - Episode 3
      10/8/98
      9.3

      Phoebe is rushed to the hospital for the birth of her brother's triplets. Joey winds up with severe sympathy pains that turn out to be kidney stones. When Rachel tries to set Monica up on a date with a male nurse, it leads to Monica and Chandler having a pointed discussion about the nature of their relationship. Rachel becomes nervous when Phoebe suggests that she'd like to keep one of the triplets for herself.

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    • The One with the Rumor
      Season 8 - Episode 9
      11/22/01
      9.3

      Will, a formerly-fat high school friend of Monica's, is now thin, rich and gorgeous. Monica runs into him and invites him to Thanksgiving dinner. Rachel is understandably attracted to the guy, not realizing that he used to be a fat kid that she abused in high school. It turns out that Will and Ross had once formed "The I Hate Rachel Green Club" and had spread a rumor that she was a hermaphrodite. Meanwhile, Joey is committed to eating almost an entire turkey by himself.

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    • 5/17/01
      9.3

      Ross and Phoebe search frantically for Chandler. Joey is trying to finish up on the movie set so he can officiate at his friends' wedding, but the star is drunk. Later, Chandler overhears Phoebe talking to Rachel about Monica's pregnancy.

    • The One with the Red Sweater
      Season 8 - Episode 2
      10/4/01
      9.2

      Rachel refuses to reveal the name of her baby's father until she tells him first. Joey produces a red sweater left behind by a gentleman caller Rachel had about a month earlier. Phoebe thinks she knows who it belongs to. Chandler can't locate the disposable cameras that he was in charge of, so he and Ross elect to put on their tuxes and retake all the pictures at someone else's wedding reception. Monica can't resist the temptation to open wedding presents before Chandler gets home.

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    • The One with All the Kissing
      Season 5 - Episode 2
      10/1/98
      9.2

      Ross continues trying to rescue his marriage to Emily. When the gang catches Chandler kissing Monica goodbye, he tries to divert suspicion from their relationship by kissing the other girls goodbye, too. Phoebe feels left out when the gang starts sharing stories about their London experiences, so they plan a new adventure that includes her. Their plans are interrupted, however, when Phoebe's water breaks.

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    • The One with Chandler in a Box
      Season 4 - Episode 8
      11/20/97
      9.2

      To prove to Joey how sorry he is for kissing Kathy, Chandler agrees to spend Thanksgiving in a shipping crate. The gang decides to do Secret Santa. When Monica is chipping ice, a piece strikes her in the eye. When she reluctantly agrees to go see her old boyfriend and eye doctor Richard to have it dealt with, to her surprise, Richard's son has taken his father's place.

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    • The One with Ross's Sandwich
      Season 5 - Episode 9
      12/10/98
      9.2

      Joey starts to get uncomfortable with protecting Monica and Chandler's secret, especially when it places him in embarrassing situations. Meanwhile, Ross becomes so enraged at work when someone steals his turkey sandwich, it results in his suspension. Phoebe is taking a class in literature at The New School and to her regret, asks Rachel to take it with her.

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    • The One with Unagi
      Season 6 - Episode 17
      2/24/00
      9.2

      Joey needs money for new headshots so tries to earn it by participating in a medical study. The problem is, the only study available requires that he be an identical twin. Rachel and Phoebe are taking a self-defence class. Ross scoffs at their claims that they can defend themselves against any attack, explaining that true self-defence requires "unagi". Chandler and Monica decide to give each other belated Valentine's Day presents that they've made themselves.

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    • The One After Vegas
      Season 6 - Episode 1
      9/23/99
      9.2

      To their horror, Ross and Rachel discover that while drunk the previous night, they got married. Ross resists the idea of annulment, however, since it would mean a third failed marriage. After witnessing the disaster of Ross and Rachel's wedding, Chandler and Monica reconsider their own plans to marry. Phoebe and Joey head back to New York in the taxi Phoebe loaned him, but Joey proves to be less than a fun travel companion.

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    • 5/16/02
      9.2

      After seeing five other mothers come and go--the last being Janice--Rachel is finally ready to deliver. Phoebe manages to bond with her new hospital guy. The gang all gathers to congratulate Rachel. Aunt Monica provides her new niece with a name, "Emma". Chandler and Monica try to conceive in a janitor's storage closet. Rachel must deal with the possibility that as a new mother, she may be entirely on her own, so when Joey "seems" to propose, she accepts.

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    • The One in Vegas (1)
      Season 5 - Episode 23
      5/20/99
      9.2

      As a one-year anniversary present, Monica gives Chandler and herself a trip to Vegas, which coincidentally, gives Chandler a chance to mend his relationship with Joey. Phoebe is determined not to be left out of yet another adventure, and before long, everyone ends up going. Phoebe accidentally lets it slip that Monica had lunch with Richard. The night before they leave, Ross mistakes Rachel's playful behavior as a come-on. His resulting embarrassment leads to a battle of wits.

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    • 11/21/02
      9.2

      Rachel invites her sister Amy to Thanksgiving at Monica's. Joey forgets to show up for the Days of Our Lives cast float in the Macy's parade, so enlists Phoebe's help in coming up with an excuse. Monica reluctantly agrees to use her best china at dinner. Amy believes that if Rachel and Ross were to die, she'd automatically get custody of Emma.

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    • 5/16/02
      9.2

      Rachel gets to share the miracle of birth with a variety of annoying couples, all of whom come and go while she is waiting for her own miracle to begin. Phoebe meets a handsome stranger. Ross's mother brings Ross his grandmother's engagement ring in the hopes that he will consider proposing to the girl who's about to have his baby. Meanwhile, in an environment filled with babies, Monica and Chandler are inspired to make one of their own.

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    • The One with the Blackout
      Season 1 - Episode 7
      11/3/94
      9.2

      The power is out all over the city so the gang lights every candle they own and shares stories of their most unusual love-making locations. Chandler is not there, however, having had the good fortune to get locked in an ATM vestibule with Victoria's Secret model Jill Goodacre. Ross finally gets up the nerve to tell Rachel of his feelings for her, but is attacked by a stray cat before he can do so. Phoebe and Rachel go looking for the owner of the cat and Rachel finally finds him--a gorgeous Italian named Paolo.

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    • The One with the Morning After (2)
      Season 3 - Episode 16
      2/20/97
      9.2

      After Ross has spent the night with Chloe from the copy place, Rachel calls and tells him she wants them to get back together. Ross is delighted, but despite his best efforts to conceal his temporary indiscretion, it ultimately gets back to Rachel. The other four friends are trapped in Monica's bedroom, forced to listen to the bitter fight that ensues.

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    • The One with All the Resolutions
      Season 5 - Episode 11
      1/7/99
      9.2

      As 1999 begins, the gang makes resolutions, most of which will require a lot of willpower to keep. For instance, Rachel vows to stop gossiping, a resolution that is put to the test when she learns about Monica and Chandler's relationship. Chandler's resolution to not make fun of his friends proves equally difficult to keep, since Ross's resolution is to try something new each day.

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    • The One Where Rachel Tells...
      Season 8 - Episode 3
      10/11/01
      9.1

      Chandler and Monica are off on their honeymoon as Rachel prepares to tell Ross that he's the father of her baby. Phoebe and Joey need to get into Monica's apartment, but not having keys, they fake a gas leak to get Treeger to let them in. Much to Monica and Chandler's consternation, another newlywed couple, always just one step ahead of them, keeps getting free stuff that they do not. Rachel gets a sonogram, but is upset that she can't make out her baby in the image.

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    • 5/17/01
      9.1

      While Monica finalizes plans for their wedding, Ross has an "older brother" talk with Chandler. Joey gets a part in a major WWI epic with a prestigious actor, but has problems since the actor tends to spit on him when he enunciates. Chandler hears a revised answering machine message in which Monica refers to herself and Chandler as "The Bings". The reality of it finally gets to him and he goes missing. Phoebe finds a positive pregnancy test in Monica's trash and assumes that Monica is pregnant.

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    • The One with Phoebe's Wedding
      Season 10 - Episode 12
      2/12/04
      9.1

      Phoebe asks Joey to give her away at her wedding. Monica's the wedding planner and she's driving Phoebe nuts. Chandler and Ross discover at the rehearsal dinner that neither of them has a part in the wedding. The day of the wedding, New York is hit with the worst snowstorm it's seen in 20 years, so the wedding ends up taking place on the snow-laden street outside of Central Perk.

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    • The One with the Proposal (1)
      Season 6 - Episode 24
      5/18/00
      9.1

      Chandler intends to propose to Monica during a romantic dinner at her favorite restaurant, but his plans go awry when her ex-boyfriend Richard shows up. Phoebe and Joey attend a silent charity auction with Rachel. Meanwhile, during a water-balloon fight at Elizabeth's, Ross becomes painfully aware of their age difference. The gang, thinking that Chandler has proposed, almost blows his secret, so he begins acting like he's against marriage in order to make his ultimate proposal a complete surprise.

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    • The One with the Stripper
      Season 8 - Episode 8
      11/15/01
      9.1

      Rachel enlists Phoebe's help in breaking the news of her pregnancy to her father at dinner. When Chandler learns that Monica had a bachelorette party, she tries to make it up to him by throwing a belated bachelor party for him, including a stripper. Rachel's father, having learned that Ross is the father of her baby and is not going to marry her, shows up at Ross's apartment to give him a piece of his mind. Unfortunately, Mona is also there.

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    • The One with the Football
      Season 3 - Episode 9
      11/21/96
      9.1

      While their Thanksgiving turkey is roasting, the gang engages in a highly-competitive game of touch football. Rachel is less than happy to discover that she is not anyone's MVP. Joey and Chandler compete for the attentions of a beautiful Dutch woman who is watching the game. The game eventually turns into a battle of the boys against the girls. Ross and Monica renew old sibling rivalries as they compete for the coveted "Geller Cup".

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    • 2/8/96
      9.1

      Joey buys a big screen TV and two leather recliners with his newfound money and he and Chandler become almost literally glued to the television. Monica is given a catering job for a friend of her parents, the attractive Dr. Richard Burke. Ross and Rachel attempt to have their first real date, but Rachel finds intimacy with a long-time friend awkward.

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    • The One with the Jellyfish
      Season 4 - Episode 1
      9/25/97
      9.1

      Although Ross chooses Rachel over Bonnie, before continuing with their relationship, Rachel insists that he read a lengthy letter she wrote him. Phoebe struggles to deal with the revelation that her mother's friend Phoebe is actually her birth mother. Monica gets stung by a jellyfish and in order to relieve her pain, Joey and Chandler must resort to an embarrassing home remedy.

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    • The One Where the Stripper Cries
      Season 10 - Episode 11
      2/5/04
      9.1

      The girls are throwing Phoebe a bachelorette party, but the stripper they pick has seen better days. Joey appears as a guest celebrity on Pyramid with Donny Osmond. Ross and Chandler attend a college reunion and reflect on a dating pact they made their freshman year.

    • The One After Ross Says Rachel
      Season 5 - Episode 1
      9/24/98
      9.1

      In the aftermath of his Freudian slip, Ross tries to rescue his and Emily's marriage. Meanwhile, Chandler and Monica try to find a moment alone in order to continue their secret affair, but their plans are constantly thwarted by a frantic search for Emily who has gone missing. Rachel comforts Ross at the airport about Emily not showing up for their honeymoon to Greece and Ross suggests that Rachel use Emily's ticket herself.

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    • The One with the Free Porn
      Season 4 - Episode 17
      3/26/98
      9.1

      Chandler and Joey stumble on an unscrambled cable porn channel and are afraid to turn it off for fear of losing it. Meanwhile, Phoebe receives some surprising news about her pregnancy and Monica urges Ross to express his true feelings to Emily.

    • The One with Ross's Wedding (1)
      Season 4 - Episode 23
      5/7/98
      9.1

      The gang heads to London for Ross's wedding. Phoebe can't travel because of her pregnancy and Rachel doesn't go because she can't bear the thought of watching Ross get married. When Ross and Emily discover that the church they were to be married in is being torn down, much to Ross's consternation, Monica suggests to Emily that they postpone the wedding. Phoebe attempts to help Rachel forget about Ross.

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    • The One with the Routine
      Season 6 - Episode 10
      12/16/99
      9.1

      Joey's feelings for Janine are growing stronger. When she gets an invitation to dance on "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve", she invites Joey, Monica and Ross to be dancers, too. Joey sees it as the perfect opportunity to kiss Janine at "pretend" New Year's midnight. When Ross and Monica can't get enough camera-time, they decide to revive a middle-school dance routine. With Monica thus preoccupied, Rachel, Phoebe and Chandler try to grab a peek at the Christmas presents she got for them.

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    • The One Where Paul's the Man
      Season 6 - Episode 22
      5/4/00
      9.1

      While visiting an art museum, Monica puts her name on a two-year waiting list to use the museum as a setting for a possible future wedding to Chandler. Paul threatens to have Ross fired if he doesn't stop seeing his daughter. Ross and Elizabeth take a trip up to her dad's cabin, but unfortunately, Paul has the same idea and shows up there with Rachel.

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    • The One Where Rachel Finds Out
      Season 1 - Episode 24
      5/18/95
      9.1

      Joey's participation in a fertility study is preventing him from consummating his relationship with his new girlfriend. Ross goes to China for the museum. During Rachel's birthday party, Chandler lets it slip that Ross is in love with her. Rachel decides that it's good news and goes to the airport to meet Ross on his return from China.

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    • The One with the Kips
      Season 5 - Episode 5
      10/29/98
      9.1

      Monica and Chandler plan a romantic getaway to New Jersey in order to have an intimate weekend without their friends knowing. Meanwhile, Ross prepares himself to tell Rachel that he can never see her again because of a promise he made to Emily. The gang worries that with Ross not being able to see Rachel anymore, it will ultimately divide them all.

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    • The One with the Cop
      Season 5 - Episode 16
      2/23/99
      9.1

      Joey has a dream that it is he, not Chandler, who is in a loving relationship with Monica. Phoebe finds a police badge under her seat at Central Perk which inspires her to become personally involved in law enforcement. When she encounters the cop whose badge it is, he seems more interested in Phoebe herself than in her criminal behavior. Ross buys a sofa and rather than pay the exorbitant delivery fee, enlists the help of his friends in getting it home.

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    • The One with All the Haste
      Season 4 - Episode 19
      4/9/98
      9.1

      Ross is tired of having to constantly say goodbye to Emily, so finds a most effective way of keeping her around by proposing. Phoebe is wearing "Santa pants" that she believes to be maternity wear. Tired of living in the boys' apartment, Monica and Rachel try to bribe Joey and Chandler with Knicks season tickets into trading places again.

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    • The One After "I Do"
      Season 8 - Episode 1
      9/27/01
      9.1

      At the wedding reception, Rachel is not ready to admit to her pregnancy so Phoebe pretends that she is the one who's pregnant. Ross meets a beautiful colleague of Monica's, but has trouble pursuing her. Chandler has been taking dance lessons so as not to embarrass Monica during their first dance together as husband and wife, but the slippery soles of his new shoes are forcing him to sit it out. Joey turns his wedding toast into an audition for a Broadway director.

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    • The One That Could Have Been (2)
      Season 6 - Episode 16
      2/17/00
      9.0

      Still in their alternate reality, Ross and Carol are married, but haven't had sex for quite awhile. Ross suggests spicing up their sex life by having a threesome. Carol is instantly onboard and invites her friend Susan into their bedroom. Rachel jumps at the chance to spend the night with soap star Joey Tribbiani. Fat Monica is nervous about consummating her relationship with her doctor boyfriend, so Chandler offers to sleep with her to show her the ropes. Phoebe has a second heart attack when she finds out she was fired.

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    • The One Where They All Turn Thirty
      Season 7 - Episode 14
      2/8/01
      9.0

      The gang throws Rachel, the youngest one in the group, a 30th birthday party, which leads to them reminiscing about their own 30th birthdays.

    • The One with the Two Parties
      Season 2 - Episode 22
      5/2/96
      9.0

      The gang plans a surprise party for Rachel, but the real surprise is when her parents, who recently separated, both end up attending. The gang thinks fast and throws two separate parties, but complications inevitably ensue.

    • The One with the Flashback
      Season 3 - Episode 6
      10/31/96
      9.0

      When Janice asks the gang if any of them have ever "almost" slept together, we flashback to three years earlier. Central Perk was still a bar. Chandler is trying to find a roommate and Joey applies, much to Monica's approval. Rachel, engaged to Barry at that time, comes into the bar with her girlfriends. When she expresses a need for one last fling, it gets Chandler's attention. Ross is feeling down, having discovered that his wife Carol is a lesbian. Phoebe tries to comfort him.

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    • 2/22/01
      9.0

      When Monica and Chandler have trouble picking a minister to marry them, Joey gets ordained through the Internet so he can officiate at their wedding. Phoebe is thrilled with the effectiveness of some pills Monica gave her for a headache until she reads about the possible side-effects. Rachel feels awkward babysitting Ben until she starts sharing a few pranks he's never heard of. Phoebe spills the beans about what really happened in London.

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    • The One with All the Poker
      Season 1 - Episode 18
      3/2/95
      9.0

      Tired of being referred to by coffee shop customers as "Excuse me...?", Rachel interviews for a job as an assistant buyer at Saks Fifth Avenue. The guys reluctantly agree to include the girls in their regular poker game even though the girls don't know how to play. A battle of the sexes ensues and before long, Ross's competitive side is revealed.

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    • The One with the Boobies
      Season 1 - Episode 13
      1/19/95
      9.0

      Chandler accidentally sees Rachel topless after her shower, but when she tries to even the score, it ends up including just about everyone. With his father visiting him, Joey discovers an affair Joe Sr. has been having for years. Phoebe's new boyfriend Roger is a psychiatrist with a tendency to dehumanize people through analysis.

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    • 9/21/95
      9.0

      Rachel, having found out that Ross loves her, has gone to meet him at the airport. To her shock and embarrassment, he returns from his trip with a new girlfriend. After cutting Joey and Chandler's hair, Phoebe is persuaded to give Monica a haircut, but it's not quite the one she asked for. Joey's tailor measures Chandler for pants using a uniquely personal method.

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    • 2/10/00
      9.0

      Chandler admits that he hasn't cried since he was a child. Phoebe discovers that her twin-sister Ursula is starring in porno movies using the name "Phoebe Buffay". Rachel desperately tries to stop Ross and Jill from starting a relationship.

    • The One in Massapequa
      Season 8 - Episode 18
      3/28/02
      9.0

      As the gang heads to Massapequa for the Geller's 35th anniversary party, they're introduced to Phoebe's new boyfriend Parker, who is just a little too positive about most anything. At past anniversaries, Ross has always given the speech and it's never failed to reduce everyone to tears. This time, Monica has decided to do the honors, going to any length to create the sob-fest of all time. Ross and Rachel discover at the party that Jack and Judy have told all their friends that the soon-to-be parents are married.

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    • 4/29/04
      9.0

      With Rachel leaving for Paris the next day, the gang throws her a small going away party. She says a heartfelt goodbye to each of her friends, individually. Meanwhile, Erica is in town to deliver Chandler and Monica's baby and goes into labor at the party.

    • 10/14/99
      9.0

      Ross is asked to give a series of lectures at NYU but is nervous about how he'll come across. He finds a colorful, albeit temporary solution to the problem. Phoebe learns from her psychic that she only has a week to live. Joey develops a hernia just as his health insurance lapses. To her utter disbelief, Rachel finds out that she is still married to Ross.

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    • The One at the Beach
      Season 3 - Episode 25
      5/15/97
      9.0

      Phoebe learns of an old family friend--her namesake, Phoebe Abbott--who may know the whereabouts of her father. She lives in Montauk, so the gang heads to the beach. Chandler can't let go of the fact that Monica doesn't consider him to be boyfriend material. Rachel, jealous of Ross's girlfriend Bonnie, talks her into reverting to her former bald look. Phoebe confronts her namesake and receives some startling news.

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    • The One That Could Have Been (1)
      Season 6 - Episode 15
      2/17/00
      9.0

      Barry and Mindy's impending divorce prompts the gang to fantasize about what things might have been like if their lives had taken different courses. Ross is still married to Carol, and Rachel is married to Barry, but fawning over famous soap star Joey Tribbiani. Monica is still fat and dating a doctor. Chandler is an aspiring writer and Phoebe is a Wall Street shark for Merrill Lynch.

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    • The One on the Last Night
      Season 6 - Episode 6
      11/4/99
      9.0

      Chandler and Monica are moving in with each other and Rachel is moving in with Phoebe. Joey will be without a roommate, and as such, won't be able to cover his apartment expenses. To help, Chandler tries to "lose" money to him in various games, including a card game he invents called "cups". Meanwhile, Ross doesn't want to help with packing so pretends to watch the Knicks' season-opener with Ben.

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    • The One with All the Other Ones (1)
      The One with All the Other Ones (1)
      Season 10 - Episode 17
      5/6/04
      9.0

      A look back at 10 years of Friends, featuring funny clips and bloopers with Phoebe, Monica, Rachel, Chandler, Ross and Joey.

    • The One with the Halloween Party
      Season 8 - Episode 6
      11/1/01
      9.0

      Monica and Chandler decide to throw a costumed Halloween party. Phoebe runs into her twin-sister Ursula, who is now engaged to be married, and invites her and her fiancé to the party. Ross invites Mona. Meanwhile, Rachel, soon to be a parent herself, begs Monica to let her give out the candy to the trick-or-treating children.

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    • The One with the Ring
      Season 6 - Episode 23
      5/11/00
      9.0

      Chandler enlists Phoebe's help in picking out an engagement ring for Monica, but when he finally finds the perfect one, buying it proves to be an adventure. Rachel wants Paul to share his feelings more, but regrets it when he finally opens up. In trying to hide his ring-shopping from the guys, Chandler leads Joey and Ross to believe that he's mad at them.

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    • The One with All the Cheesecakes
      Season 7 - Episode 11
      1/4/01
      9.0

      Phoebe gets angry with Joey when he cancels their dinner plans for a date with another woman. The tables are turned, however, when Phoebe's scientist boyfriend David returns to town for one night--the same night as her rescheduled dinner with Joey. Monica is upset about not being invited to her cousin's wedding, especially when she finds out that Ross was invited "with guest". Chandler accidentally gets a cheesecake delivered that was intended for another apartment.

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    • The One with the Ball
      Season 5 - Episode 21
      5/6/99
      9.0

      Rachel buys a psychotic Sphynx cat. Phoebe learns that Gary is going to ask her to move in with him. Thinking this is way too fast, she tries to get Chandler to talk him out of it. Ross and Joey start throwing a ball while they are bored but it changes from a time-filler to a super-competitive obsession when Monica joins in.

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    • The One with the Late Thanksgiving
      Season 10 - Episode 8
      11/20/03
      9.0

      Monica is hosting Thanksgiving dinner, but Ross and Joey decide to go to a Rangers' game, certain that they'll be back in time. Rachel and Phoebe enter Emma in a beautiful baby competition, also certain they'll be back in time. Chandler is put in charge of cranberries.

    • 4/16/98
      9.0

      With a loudly-snoring Joey keeping him awake, Chandler is forced to take him to a sleep clinic. After picking up Emily's wedding dress as a favor to Ross, Monica can't resist the temptation to try it on. Feeling one-upped by Ross's imminent marriage to Emily, Rachel proposes to Joshua.

    • The One Where Joey Dates Rachel
      Season 8 - Episode 12
      1/10/02
      9.0

      Phoebe gets Monica and Chandler a Ms. Pacman arcade game as a belated wedding present. Thanks to a professor's retirement, Ross gets to teach a graduate seminar in paleontology, but getting there on time proves to be a challenge. Because of her pregnancy, Rachel misses dating, so Joey takes her out for a platonic night on the town to make her feel better.

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    • 1/17/02
      9.0

      Monica turns Chandler on to the concept of a bath to relax, complete with scented oils and candles. Ross and Rachel toss baby names back and forth while deciding whether or not to learn the baby's sex. Joey has a major crush on Rachel, a fact that Monica, Chandler and Phoebe discover through a little detective work.

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    • The One with the List
      Season 2 - Episode 8
      11/16/95
      8.9

      Ross must choose between Rachel and Julie, so seeks Joey and Chandler's help in making a list of the pros and cons of each. Meanwhile, Monica gets a job trying to create tempting recipes for a synthetic chocolate substitute called "Mockolate".

    • The One with Princess Consuela
      Season 10 - Episode 14
      2/26/04
      8.9

      Monica and Chandler head for Westchester to check out their new house and bring Joey along. Phoebe is about to change her last name to "Hannigan", but when she discovers she can change it to anything she wants, she gets creative. Ross gets tenure at the University. Meanwhile, Rachel meets a man from Gucci to interview for a possible job.

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    • 11/13/97
      8.9

      When no one is available to have dinner with Rachel, she decides to try going to restaurants alone. Chandler's attraction to Joey's girlfriend Kathy, as it turns out, is mutual and they end up kissing. Ross is persuaded to debut his "sound" for the gang.

    • The One Where Phoebe Runs
      Season 6 - Episode 7
      11/11/99
      8.9

      Rachel and Phoebe decide to start running together, but Rachel, who runs like a sophisticated Manhattan jogger, is thrown off by the fact that Phoebe runs like a free-spirited little kid. Joey finds a gorgeous new female roommate. Chandler decides to surprise Monica by cleaning the apartment, but forgets where everything goes.

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    • The One with Phoebe's Uterus
      Season 4 - Episode 11
      1/8/98
      8.9

      Phoebe is faced with a big decision when her brother and his wife, who can't conceive conventionally, ask her if she will carry their child for them. Ross gets Joey a job at the museum as a tour guide. Chandler is reluctant to consummate his relationship with Kathy because he fears he won't be able to measure up to her previous lover, Joey.

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    • 2/18/99
      8.9

      Ross is delighted to discover that his best friend and his sister are in love, not merely fooling around. Joey starts dating Katie, a little girl who packs a mean punch. When Ross, being new to his apartment building, refuses to contribute to the retirement fund of the building's maintenance man whom he's never even met, he ends up alienating the other tenants. Chandler suffers from a fear of commitment and comes up with a unique way of apologizing to Monica for his resultant behavior.

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    • The One in Barbados (Part 1 & 2)
      Season 9 - Episode 23
      5/15/03
      8.9

      Part 1: Ross has been chosen as keynote speaker at a paleontology conference in Barbados, so the whole gang decides to go, including Charlie and Phoebe's current boyfriend, David. Chandler inadvertently erases the only copy of Ross's speech from his computer, so Charlie helps Ross recreate it. Rachel almost lets it slip to Joey that she has feelings for him. On Chandler's suggestion, David plans to propose to Phoebe, but before he can ask her, Mike shows up.

      Part 2: Ross's speech is a big hit. Monica and Mike end up in a marathon Ping-Pong match. Charlie breaks up with Joey, saying they have nothing in common. When Joey tells Rachel about it, she lets it slip that she has feelings for him. Meanwhile, Charlie lets Ross know that he is one of the reasons she broke up with Joey.

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    • 11/14/02
      8.9

      Ross makes Emma laugh by singing Sir Mix-A-Lot's "Baby Got Back." Monica's ex-boyfriend Richard's apartment is for sale. While Joey is checking it out as a possible investment, he and Chandler discover what appears to be a videotape of Richard having sex with Monica. Meanwhile, Phoebe and Mike are invited to dinner at his snobby parent's place.

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    • The One with the Birth
      Season 1 - Episode 23
      5/11/95
      8.9

      Carol has gone into labor and the gang all assembles at the hospital. The sight of babies causes Monica to wish she had one. Carol's doctor is cute and Rachel goes out of her way to make his acquaintance. Joey meets a single, pregnant woman.

    • The One After the Super Bowl (1)
      Season 2 - Episode 12
      1/28/96
      8.9

      While on a trip to California, Ross goes to visit Marcel at the zoo but discovers that his old pal is now working in television commercials and in the movies. Now a soap star, Joey gets his first stalker and ends up dating her. Phoebe is asked to sing for the children at the library, but her frank lyrics end up shocking their parents.

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    • The One After the Super Bowl (2)
      Season 2 - Episode 13
      1/28/96
      8.9

      Ross and the gang go to visit Marcel on the set of his new movie. Rachel and Monica compete for the affections of its star, Jean-Claude Van Damme. While there, Chandler runs into a former schoolmate, now a makeup artist, who seems to have the hots for him. Ross and Marcel go on a whirlwind tour of the city and Joey is excited to get a small part in the Van Damme flick.

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    • The One Where Phoebe Hates PBS
      Season 5 - Episode 4
      10/15/98
      8.9

      Joey participates in a PBS telethon to aid his career, but it reignites an old hatred Phoebe has towards the network. To hide her relationship with Chandler, Monica convinces Rachel that her secret lover is someone from work. To Chandler's delight, it gets back to him that Monica's secret lover is "the best she's ever had". Joey insists there is no such thing as a selfless act and Phoebe sets out to prove him wrong.

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    • The One with Ross's Teeth
      Season 6 - Episode 8
      11/18/99
      8.9

      Ross bleaches his teeth for a date with Monica's co-worker, but they end up being so insanely white, they glow in the dark. Chandler convinces Joey that Janine is trying to take over his apartment by making it too feminine in décor. Phoebe makes out with the copy guy at Rachel's office thinking it's Ralph Lauren.

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    • The One with Rachel's Sister (1)
      Season 6 - Episode 13
      2/3/00
      8.9

      Joey gets in trouble for trying to pick up female customers at Central Perk by giving them free stuff. Monica is in denial about a bad cold she has and tries to seduce Chandler despite her condition. Rachel's father has taken back her sister Jill's credit card due to her reckless spending. He then tells her to go learn about the value of money from Rachel, the one daughter he's actually proud of.

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    • The One Where Rachel Is Late
      Season 8 - Episode 22
      5/9/02
      8.9

      Joey's blockbuster movie is premiering but he only has one extra ticket, so must choose which of the five friends to bring as his guest. Rachel's due date comes and goes and everyone is wondering when the baby will be born. Phoebe and Monica decide to make it interesting by placing bets; soon, Ross and Rachel join in. Rachel's doctor advises several home remedies for inducing labor; the most effective, in her experience, being sex.

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    • 10/20/94
      8.9

      Joey would like to become reacquainted with an old girlfriend, but since she's now going with a guy, he enlists Monica's help in breaking them up. As a way of spending time with her, Ross arranges to do laundry with Rachel. Chandler has the unenviable task of breaking up with his girlfriend Janice, so Phoebe helps out.

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    • The One with the Nap Partners
      Season 7 - Episode 6
      11/9/00
      8.9

      Monica solves the problem of having to choose between Rachel and Phoebe to be her maid-of-honor by leaving it up to them. After watching Die Hard for the umpteenth time, Joey and Ross fall asleep on the sofa together. Problems arise when it turns out to be the best nap they ever had. Monica insists that Chandler apologize to an ex-girlfriend he dumped because she had gained weight.

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    • The One with All the Other Ones (2)
      The One with All the Other Ones (2)
      Season 10 - Episode 18
      5/6/04
      8.9

      A look back at 10 years of Friends, featuring funny clips and bloopers with Phoebe, Monica, Rachel, Chandler, Ross and Joey.

    • This is the one where it all began... Rachel leaves Barry at the altar, meets the gang, and moves in with Monica. Monica, meanwhile, sleeps with Paul the Wine Guy. Ross is reeling from his divorce from Carol who has come out as a lesbian. The guys help Ross assemble new furniture for his now almost empty apartment while discussing his romantic future as a single guy. Ross reveals to Rachel something she apparently already knew, namely that he had a crush on her in high school.

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    • The One with a Chick and a Duck
      Season 3 - Episode 21
      4/17/97
      8.9

      Pete offers Monica a job as head chef in a restaurant he's just bought. Joey and Chandler adopt a baby chick and a duck. Ross passes up a chance to appear on The Discovery Channel in order to help Rachel, who has a cracked rib.

    • The One with the Hypnosis Tape
      Season 3 - Episode 18
      3/13/97
      8.9

      Monica reluctantly agrees to date a very wealthy restaurant customer. Phoebe's 18 year-old half-brother Frank Jr. announces he is going to marry his home economics teacher, a woman more than twice his age. Rachel gives Chandler a hypnosis tape to help him quit smoking, but with an unexpected side-effect.

    • The One Where Ross Hugs Rachel
      Season 6 - Episode 2
      9/30/99
      8.9

      Monica and Chandler decide to move in together, leading Rachel to believe that all three of them will be roommates. When Monica finally explains to her that she'll have to move out, the fact that Rachel isn't the least bit upset, upsets Monica. Meanwhile, Ross lies to Rachel about having gotten the annulment.

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    • The One with the Apothecary Table
      Season 6 - Episode 11
      1/6/00
      8.9

      After Rachel buys an apothecary table from Pottery Barn, she learns that Phoebe hates the mass-producing company. To avoid Phoebe's wrath, Rachel pretends she got it at a flea market. The deception escalates when Ross buys the exact same table from Pottery Barn. After Janine and Joey double date with Chandler and Monica, Janine tells Joey she thinks that Monica is too loud and Chandler is too boring and wants to see them as little as possible.

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    • The One Where They're Up All Night
      Season 7 - Episode 12
      1/11/01
      8.9

      Ross assembles the gang on the roof to see a comet but they soon become bored and leave. After they've gone, thanks to Joey's stupidity, Ross and Joey find themselves locked out of the stairway. Rachel and Tag argue over which one of them forgot to send a package at work. Phoebe's smoke alarm defies all logic when it won't stop beeping. Chandler and Monica can't seem to fall asleep together, so they keep waking each other up.

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    • The One with the Baby Shower
      Season 8 - Episode 20
      4/25/02
      8.9

      The girls throw Rachel a baby shower, but Monica forgets to invite Rachel's mother until the very last minute. Rachel is starting to worry that she may be ill-prepared for motherhood. Meanwhile, Joey has a chance to host a new game show called "Bamboozled!", so enlists the help of Ross and Chandler to play a practice game.

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    • The One with Chandler's Dad
      Season 7 - Episode 23
      5/10/01
      8.9

      When Monica refuses to allow her to drive the Porsche, Rachel steals the keys from Ross's jacket and goes to take it for a spin. Ross, unable to stop her, goes along--much to his regret. Monica talks Chandler into traveling to Las Vegas to invite his estranged, drag-queen father to their wedding. Joey notices that Phoebe's new boyfriend is wearing her frilly underthings. After an enlightening chat about it with Phoebe, Joey decides to try it for himself.

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    • The One Where Ross Is Fine
      Season 10 - Episode 2
      10/2/03
      8.9

      Ross tries to appear "fine" with Joey and Rachel being together and invites them to an awkward evening of fajitas and margaritas with himself and Charlie. Meanwhile, Frank Jr., while visiting with the triplets, discusses the possibility of Phoebe taking one of them. To learn more about the adoption process, Chandler and Monica visit some friends of Phoebe's who have an adopted son.

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    • The One Where Eddie Won't Go
      Season 2 - Episode 19
      3/28/96
      8.9

      Creeped out by his bizarre new roommate, Chandler demands he move out. Even though Eddie agrees, he doesn't seem to understand what "moving out" actually entails. Joey has trouble coming to grips with the death of Dr. Drake Ramoray and the accompanying change in his financial status. A new book on empowerment for women inspires the girls to have a "goddess meeting."

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    • The One with Two Parts (2)
      Season 1 - Episode 17
      2/23/95
      8.9

      Monica takes Rachel to the hospital for a sprained ankle. When it turns out Rachel has no insurance, Monica reluctantly agrees to swap identities with her. This deception escalates when the girls date the cute doctors that treated Rachel. Ross has concerns about his fitness to be a father. The gang throws a surprise birthday party for Phoebe, but she is hurt to discover that Joey is with Ursula for their birthday. The guys rush Marcel to the hospital after he swallows and is choking on a Scrabble tile.

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    • The One with the Baby on the Bus
      Season 2 - Episode 6
      11/2/95
      8.9

      When Ross has an allergic reaction to Monica's kiwi-lime pie and has to go to the doctor's, Chandler and Joey are asked to baby-sit Ross's son, Ben. They make good use of Ben in their efforts to pick up girls, but end up leaving him on a bus. When Phoebe loses her Central Perk singing gig to a professional singer, Rachel goes to bat for her.

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    • The One with Monica's Thunder
      Season 7 - Episode 1
      10/12/00
      8.9

      The gang congratulates Monica and Chandler on their engagement. Phoebe lobbies to provide the music for their wedding. Joey prepares for an audition where he must play a 19-year-old. When trying to consummate his engagement to Monica, Chandler encounters performance issues. Ross and Rachel realize that they've never had a "bonus night"--one last fling following their breakup.

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    • 4/30/98
      8.9

      Ross is faced with having to choose between Joey and Chandler to be his best man. Phoebe is tired of being pregnant and the gang is tiring of her hormonal mood swings. To their regret, the girls throw the mercurial Phoebe a baby shower.

    • The One with the Secret Closet
      Season 8 - Episode 14
      1/31/02
      8.9

      Phoebe talks Monica into letting her give her a massage but becomes disconcerted when Monica seems to become sexually aroused by it. Joey dreams about being with Rachel and betraying Ross. Chandler becomes obsessed with seeing what's in Monica's closet by the bathroom. Rachel feels her baby kick for the first time and Ross is bothered by the fact that he's missing all the baby "firsts".

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    • The One Where Joey Tells Rachel
      Season 8 - Episode 16
      2/28/02
      8.9

      Ross is beside himself when learning that Joey is in love with Rachel. After discussing it, however, he softens and convinces Joey to tell Rachel of his love for her. Much to Chandler's consternation, Phoebe has met a guy she believes to be Monica's soul mate.

    • The One with the Birthing Video
      Season 8 - Episode 15
      2/7/02
      8.9

      Phoebe tries to cheer up a depressed Joey by lending him the world's happiest dog. Phoebe leaves a videotape of her friend giving birth for Monica to pass on to Rachel. When Chandler mistakes it for a porno tape, he is horrified when watching it. Monica's plans for a romantic Valentine's Day with Chandler are destroyed when she also watches the tape. Mona comes to Ross's to make him a romantic dinner and discovers that Rachel is now living with him.

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    • The One Where Ross Can't Flirt
      Season 5 - Episode 19
      4/22/99
      8.9

      Joey lands a role on Law & Order, so his Italian-speaking grandmother comes over to watch his network debut. When he realizes that his scenes have ended up on the cutting-room floor, he must improvise a solution. In getting ready for her and Chandler's ten-month anniversary, Monica is reminded once again that you should never lend anything to Rachel. Meanwhile, Ross's ineptitude at flirting becomes painfully obvious when he tries it on the pizza delivery girl.

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    • The One with the Lottery
      Season 9 - Episode 18
      4/3/03
      8.9

      Joey is planning to buy tickets in the Powerball lottery, with a grand prize of $300 million. At Rachel's suggestion, the gang gets excited about the idea of contributing $50 each and then splitting their winnings. Ross scoffs at the idea. Meanwhile, Rachel is convinced that Emma is about to say her first word. Chandler waits nervously for a call telling him whether he has secured one of three paying positions at his advertising agency.

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    • 4/19/01
      8.9

      Joey auditions for a blockbuster period movie in which he is to play an Italian immigrant. He nails the audition, but then learns that the part requires full-frontal nudity, and that he must be anatomically "not Jewish". Rachel and Phoebe plan Monica's wedding shower at the last minute and invite everyone in Monica's address book--except Monica. Ross and Monica's cousin comes to visit and can't help dazzling most everyone with her slow-motion hair-tossing.

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    • The One with the 'Cuffs
      Season 4 - Episode 3
      10/9/97
      8.9

      Judy, Monica's mother, learns a valuable lesson about her daughter when hiring her to cater a party. Chandler has an unusual way of breaking up with Rachel's boss, Joanna. Joey learns more than anyone needs to know about things that begin with the letter "V" when he buys a single encyclopedia from a door-to-door salesman.

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    • 10/30/97
      8.9

      Chandler is smitten with Joey's new girlfriend but can't bring himself to tell Joey. Ross becomes involved with a beautiful fellow single-parent and Rachel reacts by dating a student. When Phoebe catches a cold, she loves the bluesy sound it gives her singing voice.

    • 4/27/00
      8.9

      Ross dreads meeting Elizabeth's father for the first time and asks his friends to talk him up, however, Rachel takes a much more personal interest in the guy. Phoebe is writing yet "another" book, this one featuring Monica and Chandler. Joey jeopardizes his role in the new TV series "Mac and C.H.E.E.S.E." when he disrespects his robotic co-star's creator and operator.

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    • The One with All the Rugby
      Season 4 - Episode 15
      2/26/98
      8.8

      In order to impress Emily, Ross plays rugby with some of her old friends from England. Chandler runs into Janice who is now divorced and wants to start seeing him again. Meanwhile, Monica goes crazy trying to figure out what a wall switch does.

    • The One with the Dirty Girl
      Season 4 - Episode 6
      11/6/97
      8.8

      Ross's new girlfriend seems nearly perfect in every way until he visits her apartment and to his horror, discovers that it is wall-to-wall garbage. Chandler buys a thoughtful birthday present for Joey's girlfriend Kathy, but lets Joey give it to her so as not to outshine him. Rachel attempts to finish a crossword puzzle all by herself. Phoebe's no-nonsense business acumen proves to be a great help when Monica is hired to cater a funeral.

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    • The One with Chandler's Work Laugh
      Season 5 - Episode 12
      1/21/99
      8.8

      Monica goes to a party with Chandler where he works, delighted that they don't have to hide their relationship from anyone there. She learns, however, that Chandler manifests a different, more annoying personality when he's around his boss. Meanwhile, Ross learns that Emily is getting remarried and in his misery finds a sympathetic ear (and shoulder) in Janice. Rachel, now aware of Monica and Chandler's relationship, tries to get Monica to admit to it.

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    • 3/15/01
      8.8

      Monica picks out a gorgeous bridal gown at a fancy Manhattan shop but intends to actually buy it at a discount house in Brooklyn. She makes the mistake of telling another customer about the discount place. To Chandler's amusement, unbeknownst to one another, Ross and Joey end up dating the same woman, new to their neighborhood.

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    • The One Where Heckles Dies
      Season 2 - Episode 3
      10/5/95
      8.8

      Mr. Heckles dies and leaves all his belongings to Monica and Rachel. Chandler questions his rejection of women for superficial reasons, then in going through Heckles' personal effects, discovers remarkable similarities between the late eccentric and himself. Ross and Phoebe disagree over the question of evolution.

    • The One with Rachel's New Dress
      Season 4 - Episode 18
      4/2/98
      8.8

      Alice asks a very pregnant Phoebe to name one of the triplets. When Susan is shooting a commercial in London, Emily offers to show her around. Rachel tries to prepare the perfect evening for herself and Joshua, including debuting some provocative lingerie.

    • The One with Joey's Big Break
      Season 5 - Episode 22
      5/13/99
      8.8

      Joey seems to have finally hit big when he gets offered a lead part in a movie shooting outside of Las Vegas, however, when Chandler begins expressing doubts about the film's legitimacy, it causes a rift in their friendship. A simple eye-infection gives Rachel more trouble than she bargained for. Phoebe isn't speaking to Ross, but can't remember why.

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    • The One Where Dr. Ramoray Dies
      Season 2 - Episode 18
      3/21/96
      8.8

      In an interview, Joey inaccurately boasts that he contributes dialogue to the Days of Our Lives scripts and the offended writers of the show respond by having his character fall down an elevator shaft. Phoebe helps Chandler bond with his new roommate, Eddie, much to Chandler's horror. The very active sexual history of Monica and Rachel becomes a topic of concern to their relatively inexperienced boyfriends, Richard and Ross.

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    • 2/13/97
      8.8

      Ross and Rachel's constant bickering over her demanding job hours brings Rachel to suggest that they take a break from their relationship. Ross seeks solace in the arms of another woman. Phoebe dates a diplomat who needs an interpreter around in order to communicate with her. To her regret, she asks Monica to be the interpreter's date. Chandler and Joey "very cautiously" consider a threesome with a hot woman who seems to want them both at the same time.

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    • 11/14/96
      8.8

      Joey tells Chandler that he saw Janice kissing her soon-to-be-ex-husband. While Rachel is babysitting Ben, Monica accidentally bumps his head into a post, leading Ross to assume it was Rachel who did it. Phoebe is convinced that she is cursed because every time she goes to the dentist, someone around her dies, but a toothache is forcing her to make another visit. When the gang notices that Ugly Naked Guy hasn't moved for a long time, Phoebe fears he may be her latest victim.

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    • The One with the Ride Along
      Season 5 - Episode 20
      4/29/99
      8.8

      Emily's imminent marriage has Ross feeling down. When Monica and Rachel raid Ross's apartment for margarita ingredients, they overhear a message from Emily suggesting she is having second thoughts. The boys go for a ride-along with Gary the cop and when they hear what they believe to be a gunshot, Joey throws himself over Ross, making Chandler jealous.

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    • The One with the Birth Mother
      Season 10 - Episode 9
      1/8/04
      8.8

      Monica and Chandler travel to Ohio to meet the mother of their adoptive child. Ross is dating a fashion-conscious woman who works for Hugo Boss, so enlists Rachel's help in picking out some suitable clothes. Phoebe sets Joey up on a date with one of her girlfriends, but problems arise for him when the woman picks food off his plate at dinner.

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    • The One with the Holiday Armadillo
      Season 7 - Episode 10
      12/14/00
      8.8

      Since his son Ben is half Jewish, Ross would like to teach him about Hanukkah. The young boy, however, can't get his mind off Christmas and Santa Claus. When the costume store is all out of Santa costumes, Ross settles for an armadillo costume and claims to be Santa's Jewish friend. Phoebe's apartment is ready, but she fears that Rachel would rather keep living with Joey.

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    • 10/19/95
      8.8

      When a sexy woman dials Chandler's number by mistake, he tries to make the most of it. Income issues divide the friends: the well-off Ross, Chandler and Monica versus the not-so-well-off Phoebe, Rachel and Joey. Monica gets a promotion at the restaurant where she works, but it turns to unemployment when she accepts a personal gift of five steaks from a meat supplier.

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    • The One with Joey's New Brain
      Season 7 - Episode 16
      2/15/01
      8.8

      Monica and Chandler are horrified to discover that Ross is planning to play bagpipes at their wedding. The producers at Days of Our Lives are planning to bring back Drake Ramoray by transplanting into him the brain of soon-to-be-killed-off character Jessica Lockhart. A cute guy leaves his cell phone in Central Perk and Phoebe and Rachel fight over who gets to return it to him, thereby beginning "a fairy tale for the digital age".

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    • The One with the Tea Leaves
      Season 8 - Episode 17
      3/7/02
      8.8

      Joey has been avoiding Rachel, embarrassed about his confession of love for her that got him shot down. Monica suggests to Rachel that she ask Joey for help with a problem as a way of getting to talk with him again. In reading her own tea leaves, Phoebe is pleased to learn that she is about to meet the man of her dreams. Following their less-than-amiable break-up, Ross is reluctant to pick up a favorite shirt he left at Mona's.

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    • The One Where Ross Moves In
      Season 5 - Episode 7
      11/12/98
      8.8

      After Ross's marriage to Emily falls apart, followed by his resulting eviction from her cousin's apartment, Chandler and Joey let Ross move in with them. His annoying habits, however, soon begin to get on their nerves. Meanwhile, Phoebe gets involved with a local health inspector and Rachel becomes convinced that Danny is trying to seduce her with mind games.

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    • The One with the Dozen Lasagnas
      Season 1 - Episode 12
      1/12/95
      8.8

      Monica makes a dozen lasagnas for her Aunt Syl, but when it turns out they were supposed to be vegetarian, everyone Monica knows ends up getting one. Joey and Chandler's kitchen table breaks so they replace it with a foosball table. Ross doesn't want to know the sex of his unborn child, but with everyone else knowing, he feels left out. Paolo makes a pass at Phoebe, so now she must deliver the bad news to Rachel.

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    • The One Where Joey Moves Out
      Season 2 - Episode 16
      2/15/96
      8.8

      After a squabble with Chandler, Joey decides to move to a fancy new apartment, but almost immediately starts missing his old friend and roommate. Rachel and Phoebe decide to get tattoos. At his birthday party, Jack Geller receives the unsettling news that his best friend, Richard, and his daughter, Monica, are dating.

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    • The One with Ross's Tan
      Season 10 - Episode 3
      10/9/03
      8.8

      Joey and Rachel finally get to go on their first official date. Ross admires Monica's spray-on tan so decides to get one himself. Monica and Phoebe try to avoid their annoying friend Amanda who has returned from living in England with a fake British accent and a personality to match.

    • 1/30/97
      8.8

      Monica runs into Richard at the video store and they start seeing each other--and sleeping together--but only as "friends". Rachel agrees to read Joey's favorite book, The Shining, in exchange for his reading her favorite, Little Women. Phoebe's new boyfriend from California insists on wearing shorts all the time. The gang soon becomes aware, however, that his shorts don't provide much "coverage".

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    • The One Where Rosita Dies
      Season 7 - Episode 13
      2/1/01
      8.8

      In an attempt to make up for her slow massage business, Phoebe takes a job as a telemarketer for an office supply company. Monica and Ross discover that their parents are selling their childhood home. While attempting to rearrange the furniture, Rachel breaks Joey's favorite chair, "Rosita".

    • The One with Joey's Award
      Season 7 - Episode 19
      3/29/01
      8.8

      Joey is nominated for a Soapie Award and brings Rachel along as his date. One of Ross's male students says he failed his midterm because he's in love with his teacher, namely Ross. Phoebe's new romantic relationship causes Monica to think about all the things she will be giving up by getting married.

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    • 3/18/99
      8.8

      Monica tries to prove that she and Chandler are as hot and heavy as Phoebe and Gary. Rachel inadvertently kisses her job interviewer at Ralph Lauren. Joey tries to meet a hot girl living in Ross's building.

    • 10/31/02
      8.8

      The friends are looking forward to Phoebe's birthday dinner as it will be a rare opportunity for them to all be together. Joey and Phoebe arrive at the restaurant, but Monica wants to try conceiving with Chandler before going to dinner and Rachel is reluctant to leave Emma for the first time.

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    • The One with Ross's Library Book
      Season 7 - Episode 7
      11/16/00
      8.8

      Joey asks Rachel to tell a girl he slept with he's not interested in a serious relationship. Instead, Rachel and Phoebe end up bonding with her and try to convince Joey she's perfect for him. When Janice learns of Monica and Chandler's engagement, she just assumes she's invited to their wedding. Ross is proud his thesis is available at the university library, but upset that it is in a section so deserted, students go there to make out.

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    • The One with the Breast Milk
      Season 2 - Episode 2
      9/28/95
      8.8

      Ross, Chandler and Rachel are grossed out when Phoebe tests bottled breast milk by tasting it. Rachel fears she will lose Monica to Julie when she discovers they've gone shopping together. Meanwhile, at Saks Fifth Avenue, Joey competes with a cowboy cologne-spritzer for turf as well as the affections of a beautiful co-worker.

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    • 9/16/96
      8.8

      Monica has broken up with Richard and is unable to sleep as a result. Chandler's soul-mate relationship with Janice has Joey down since he can't stand her. At Rachel's urging, Ross reveals a sexual fantasy of his involving Star Wars character Princess Leia in her gold bikini. To Ross's mortification, Rachel tells Phoebe about it and word spreads.

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    • 10/30/03
      8.8

      At Joey's pleading, Monica and Chandler allow him to write a letter of recommendation to their adoption agency. Rachel's sister Amy needs a place to live, so Rachel and Joey take her in. To pay Rachel back, she babysits Emma. Meanwhile, Mike attempts to propose to Phoebe in a variety of conventionally corny ways.

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    • The One with Rachel's Book
      Season 7 - Episode 2
      10/12/00
      8.8

      Monica and Rachel begin planning the wedding. Phoebe would like to give the newly-engaged Monica and Chandler some privacy, so moves in with Ross. Problems arise for Ross, however, when she also invites her massage clients. While napping in Rachel's bed because the duck threw up in his, Joey finds an erotic novel Rachel has been reading. When Monica and Chandler learn that her parents have spent all of her "wedding fund", they debate whether or not to spend Chandler's life-savings on the wedding.

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    • The One with Rachel's Date
      Season 8 - Episode 5
      10/25/01
      8.8

      Phoebe begins dating Monica's sous-chef, causing a problem when Phoebe wants to dump him on the same day Monica plans to fire him. A co-worker of Chandler's has been calling him Toby for five years. Chandler has learned to live with it, but it becomes a real problem when the guy wants to get transferred to Chandler's department. Joey sets Rachel up on a date with one of his co-stars from Days of Our Lives.

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    • The One with the Stain
      Season 8 - Episode 7
      11/8/01
      8.8

      Chandler hires a maid whom Monica suspects of stealing her clothing. Eric has broken up with Ursula and is ready to date Phoebe, except for one problem: he can't look at her without seeing Ursula. Rachel is looking for an apartment so as not to burden Joey with the addition of a high-maintenance infant.

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    • The One Where Underdog Gets Away
      Season 1 - Episode 9
      11/17/94
      8.7

      Monica hosts Thanksgiving dinner. Rachel is having no success raising money for a ski trip to Vail with her parents, so the gang chips in to send her. Joey gets a modeling job but ends up being a poster boy for VD. While the turkey is roasting, the Underdog balloon gets loose from the Macy's parade and when the gang goes up to the roof to see, they get locked out of Monica's apartment.

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    • The One with Joey's Dirty Day
      Season 4 - Episode 14
      2/5/98
      8.7

      Joey's appearing in Charlton Heston's latest movie, but after a three-day fishing trip with his dad, he doesn't have time to shower before going to the set. Rachel continues to fawn over clothing shopper Joshua. As a favor to Rachel, Ross takes her boss's niece Emily to the opera. To help Chandler get over his breakup with Kathy, the girls take him to a strip club.

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    • 11/23/00
      8.7

      Ross drives himself insane when he can't name all 50 states in a simple game. Tag joins the gang for Thanksgiving dinner where Joey accidentally spills the beans about Rachel's crush on him. Phoebe has been hiding a dog in the apartment and when Chandler finds out he freaks.

    • 12/17/98
      8.7

      Rachel has second thoughts about getting involved with Danny when she observes his uncomfortably close relationship with his sister. Following his suspension from the museum, to fill his empty days, Ross takes charge of Joey's career by getting him to write a play for himself. Joey and Chandler invent a game called "Fireball". Phoebe gets a job as a Christmas charity donations collector and typical of Phoebe, goes to extremes.

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    • The One in Barbados (1)
      Season 9 - Episode 23
      5/15/03
      8.7

      Ross has been chosen as keynote speaker at a paleontology conference in Barbados, so the whole gang decides to go, including Charlie and Phoebe's current boyfriend, David. Chandler inadvertently erases the only copy of Ross's speech from his computer, so Charlie helps Ross recreate it. Rachel almost lets it slip to Joey that she has feelings for him. On Chandler's suggestion, David plans to propose to Phoebe, but before he can ask her, Mike shows up.

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    • 10/13/94
      8.7

      Ross is feeling depressed because it is the anniversary of the night he first slept with Carol. The guys take him to a Rangers game to cheer him up. Rachel has received her first paycheck, but her excitement turns to frustration when she sees what's left of it after deductions. The girls have a slumber party. The pizza delivery guy mixes up the orders and the girls end up getting George Stephanopoulos's pizza by mistake.

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    • The One Where Estelle Dies
      Season 10 - Episode 15
      4/22/04
      8.7

      Ross is not at all happy about the idea of Rachel moving to Paris, so goes out of his way to get her re-hired at Ralph Lauren. Phoebe reads in the obituaries that Joey's agent Estelle Leonard has died, so pretends to be Estelle on the phone to shield him from the bad news. Monica and Chandler visit their new house again.

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    • The One with the Male Nanny
      Season 9 - Episode 6
      11/7/02
      8.7

      Chandler is deeply hurt to learn from Monica that she thinks a guy who works at her restaurant is the funniest guy she's ever met. Rachel is just crazy about the new male nanny she hires for Emma, but Ross has trouble relating to a guy who is so gentle, soft-spoken and caring--especially since he's not even gay. Phoebe and Mike decide to exchange apartment keys just as her one-time great love David shows up for a visit.

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    • The One with All the Candy
      Season 7 - Episode 9
      12/7/00
      8.7

      When Phoebe tells the gang she was too poor to have a bike as a child, Ross gives her one as a present. Problem is, Phoebe has never learned how to ride a bike. Rachel writes a very intimate work evaluation of Tag as a joke. Instead of reading it, he dutifully hands it in to human resources. Monica decides to make candy and leave it outside her door as a way of getting to know the neighbors.

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    • The One with the Cooking Class
      Season 8 - Episode 21
      5/2/02
      8.7

      Monica's restaurant gets a bad review in the Post. She and Joey confront the critic who wrote it at The New School where he teaches and end up taking a cooking class. Chandler is nervous about an interview for a better job, so Phoebe helps him prepare. Ross and Rachel go to a baby-furniture store where Rachel must watch as the salesgirl flirts shamelessly with Ross.

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    • The One Where Eddie Moves In
      Season 2 - Episode 17
      2/22/96
      8.7

      Phoebe is discovered by a record producer who wants to make a "Smelly Cat" video. Ross's new relationship with Rachel and his resulting constant presence in Monica's apartment, revives some old sibling rivalries. Joey considers moving back in with Chandler but discovers that Chandler has a new roommate.

    • The One with the Fake Party
      Season 4 - Episode 16
      3/19/98
      8.7

      On Emily's last night with Ross before she returns to England, Rachel throws her a fake bon-voyage party as an excuse to see Joshua outside of work. A pregnant (vegetarian) Phoebe starts craving meat.

    • The One with Rachel's Assistant
      Season 7 - Episode 4
      10/26/00
      8.7

      When hiring a new assistant, Rachel is torn between a qualified woman and an attractive but inexperienced young man. When Monica and Chandler agree to be more open with one another, Chandler shares an embarrassing secret about Ross. When Ross finds out, the gloves come off. Joey has a chance to return to Days of Our Lives, but takes offence when he's asked to audition again.

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    • The One with Joey's Fridge
      Season 6 - Episode 19
      3/23/00
      8.7

      Phoebe competes with Monica and Chandler to get Rachel a date for a charity ball. Joey's fridge is broken so he tries to extort money from his friends in order to buy a new one. Ross is upset to learn that Elizabeth is going to Daytona Beach for spring break.

    • 12/13/01
      8.7

      Mona suggests that she and Ross send out a holiday card as a couple. Chandler's newly-divorced, obnoxious boss invites Chandler and Monica to dinner. Rachel, in her fourth month of pregnancy and with hormones raging, wants to sleep with just about any guy she sees.

    • The One with the Soap Opera Party
      Season 9 - Episode 20
      4/24/03
      8.7

      Joey throws a rooftop party for the cast of Days of Our Lives, but doesn't bother telling the gang since they tend to embarrass him by fawning over celebrities. To keep them from being there, he gives them tickets to a one-woman play. Ross meets a gorgeous female colleague named Charlie and becomes immediately smitten. Rachel is still attracted to Joey.

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    • Friends: The Stuff You've Never Seen
      2/15/01
      8.7

      A 20-minute special hosted by Conan O'Brien featuring some of the cast's favorite outtakes from past episodes.

    • 5/16/96
      8.7

      Rachel agrees to be maid-of-honor at her ex-fiancé's wedding, but a wardrobe malfunction focuses attention away from the bride. To get a role in Warren Beatty's new movie, Joey needs to practice kissing, except with guys. Monica ponders her future with Richard who doesn't want to have any more children and Chandler falls for a mystery woman in an online chat-room.

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    • The One Where Old Yeller Dies
      Season 2 - Episode 20
      4/4/96
      8.7

      Having been shielded from sad movie endings by her mother, Phoebe's world-view is shattered when she learns how the movie "Old Yeller" actually ends. Monica becomes jealous when Richard begins seeing other people, namely Joey and Chandler. The question of Richard's and Monica's significant age difference comes up. Rachel feels boxed-in when she learns that Ross has planned their entire future together.

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    • Rachel encounters a handsome stranger while lunching at Monica's diner who sets her up for a job at Bloomingdales. Ross is suspicious of his motives. At Joey's birthday party, a drunken Chandler fools around with one of the seven Tribbiani sisters. Joey is delighted to think that Chandler might end up as his brother-in-law, but when it turns out that Chandler can't even remember which sister, he incurs the wrath of the entire Tribbiani clan.

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    • The One with the Cake
      Season 10 - Episode 4
      10/23/03
      8.7

      It's Emma's first birthday party and Rachel and Ross are upset to discover that the assembled guests have other places they need to be: Monica and Chandler want to leave for a weekend getaway in Vermont, Phoebe has a massage client, Joey has an audition, and Emma's grandparents, Jack and Judy Geller, want to leave before it gets dark.

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    • The One with Rachel's Crush
      Season 4 - Episode 13
      1/29/98
      8.7

      In her new play, Kathy simulates sex with an attractive co-star. Chandler finds it difficult to watch, but especially worries that their pretend lovemaking may extend to the real thing off-stage. After Rachel is made a personal shopper at Bloomingdale's, she is delighted to have an attractive male customer seek her assistance. Monica, now living in the boys cramped apartment, misses playing hostess to friends' gatherings.

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    • The One with Joey's Porsche
      Season 6 - Episode 5
      10/21/99
      8.7

      Joey finds the keys to a Porsche in Central Perk. When he is about to leave a note for its owner, he notices the positive attention it attracts, so instead, pretends it belongs to him. Phoebe agrees to let Rachel live at her place. Chandler, Monica, and Phoebe babysit Alice and Frank Jr.'s triplets. Meanwhile, Ross and Rachel pursue an annulment.

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    • The One with the Fertility Test
      Season 9 - Episode 21
      5/1/03
      8.7

      Chandler and Monica have been unsuccessful in conceiving a child so go to a fertility clinic to get checked out. Ross helps Joey with dating advice despite the fact that he still wishes it was him dating Charlie. Against Phoebe's wishes, Rachel uses a free massage coupon from a soulless commercial spa.

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    • The One Where the Monkey Gets Away
      Season 1 - Episode 19
      3/9/95
      8.7

      Rachel is upset to learn that her ex-fiancé, Barry, is going to marry her former maid-of-honor, Mindy. Ross hopes for a romantic evening with Rachel after she spends the day babysitting Marcel, his pet monkey. Unfortunately, when Rachel takes out some trash, Marcel manages to slip out of the apartment and goes missing.

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    • The One Where Emma Cries
      Season 9 - Episode 2
      10/3/02
      8.7

      Ross still can't get over the fact that Rachel said yes to Joey when she thought he was proposing. Chandler falls asleep during a divisional meeting and unintentionally agrees to run his company's Tulsa office. Rachel can't keep her hands off her adorable newborn baby and wakes her up. Now her problem is trying to get Emma to stop crying.

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    • The One in Barbados (2)
      Season 9 - Episode 24
      5/15/03
      8.7

      Ross's speech is a big hit. Monica and Mike end up in a marathon Ping-Pong match. Charlie breaks up with Joey, saying they have nothing in common. When Joey tells Rachel about it, she lets it slip that she has feelings for him. Meanwhile, Charlie lets Ross know that he is one of the reasons she broke up with Joey.

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    • The One with the Memorial Service
      Season 9 - Episode 17
      3/13/03
      8.7

      Chandler and Ross exchange prank entries on their college website. When Chandler claims that Ross is dead and no one responds, Ross stages his own memorial to give people a chance to grieve. Joey and Emma vie for possession of his prized bedtime penguin-pal, "Hugsy". Phoebe enlists Monica's help in preventing her from getting together with Mike following their breakup.

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    • The One Where Ross Dates a Student
      Season 6 - Episode 18
      3/9/00
      8.7

      Ross gets his student evaluations back and notes that a particularly attractive female student referred to him as "The hottie of the paleontology department". He ends up dating her, only to discover that it could cost him his job. A former college girlfriend of Chandler's is directing the new Al Pacino movie and Joey pleads with Chandler to get him an audition. Meanwhile, there is a fire in Phoebe's apartment, forcing her and Rachel to find temporary accommodations with Monica and Joey.

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    • The One with the Stoned Guy
      Season 1 - Episode 15
      2/16/95
      8.7

      A massage client of Phoebe's, a restaurateur, is looking for a new chef and Phoebe recommends Monica. Monica prepares a gourmet dinner to impress him, but unfortunately he's stoned when he arrives. After working as a data processor for five years, Chandler is given a promotion. Since the job was only meant to be temporary, he quits. Ross has a date with a beautiful colleague named Celia who likes to be talked dirty to.

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    • The One with Joey's Bag
      Season 5 - Episode 13
      2/4/99
      8.7

      Joey tries to change his image to land an acting job playing a sophisticated gentleman. Rachel offers to help by dressing him in style, including the latest accessory, a leather unisex shoulder bag. When her grandmother passes away, Phoebe holds a memorial service which her biological father ends up attending. Monica discovers, to her horror, that Chandler and the rest of the gang hate what she has always believed to be her superior massages.

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    • The One with Ross's Denial
      Season 6 - Episode 3
      10/7/99
      8.7

      Monica and Chandler disagree over the best possible use for Rachel's old room. Joey advertises for a "non-ugly" female roommate. Ross denies that he is still in love with Rachel, but when Rachel needs a place to live after leaving Monica's, Ross suggests his apartment.

    • The One with Phoebe's Cookies
      Season 7 - Episode 3
      10/19/00
      8.7

      Rachel tries to teach Joey how to sail his boat and Chandler plays a particularly intimate game of racquetball with Ross and Monica's father. Meanwhile, Monica tries desperately to reproduce Phoebe's grandmother's secret chocolate-chip cookie recipe.

    • The One with the Mugging
      Season 9 - Episode 15
      2/13/03
      8.7

      Joey has a chance to audition for a Broadway play with his idol, Leonard Hayes. Meanwhile, after they are almost mugged, Phoebe realizes that she and Ross have an embarrassing--to Ross--link to their pasts. Chandler begins his job as an intern with an advertising agency.

    • The One with the Candy Hearts
      Season 1 - Episode 14
      2/9/95
      8.7

      Ross's first date in nine years is on Valentine's Day with a beautiful neighbor. Susan and Carol end up at the same restaurant. Out for a romantic evening, Joey brings Chandler along as a blind date for his girlfriend's girlfriend, who turns out to be Janice. Phoebe, Rachel and Monica spend Valentine's day building a cleansing, ritual fire in which they burn all the articles left behind from failed relationships.

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    • The One with the Ick Factor
      Season 1 - Episode 22
      5/4/95
      8.7

      Ross is upset to learn that Chandler showed up in one of Rachel's dreams--in a very personal way. Monica is dating a college senior, but after taking his virginity discovers that he is actually a high-school senior. Chandler arranges a temp job for Phoebe as his secretary. Ross is carrying a beeper so that when Carol goes into labor, she can get in touch with him. The number, unfortunately, is similar to that of an "escort" service.

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    • The One with Phoebe's Dad
      Season 2 - Episode 9
      12/14/95
      8.7

      It's almost Christmas and an out-of-work Monica and underpaid Rachel tip Treeger, the paperboy and the mailman with cookies instead of cash--with mixed results. Phoebe learns that the guy in the pictures her grandmother has been showing her of her dad is just a model, so she becomes determined to track down her real father. Chandler and Joey wait too late to do their Christmas shopping, so end up giving some unusual presents.

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    • The One with the Yeti
      Season 5 - Episode 6
      11/5/98
      8.7

      Emily decides that the only way to continue her marriage with Ross is to have him get rid of all traces of Rachel in his apartment--including his apartment. Meanwhile, in the darkened basement, Rachel and Monica mistake a long-haired, bearded neighbor for a yeti. Phoebe's birth mother sends her a mink coat.

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    • The One with Monica's Boots
      Season 8 - Episode 10
      12/6/01
      8.7

      Chandler is peeved when Monica splurges on an expensive pair of boots. Phoebe learns Ross's and Sting's children attend the same school and she angles to meet the celebrity and get concert tickets. Joey's sister Dina expresses an interest in fashion to get Joey to introduce her to Rachel, but it turns out that it wasn't about fashion at all. What she really needed was the advice of an older single woman who is also pregnant.

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    • The One with the Thumb
      Season 1 - Episode 3
      10/6/94
      8.7

      The gang is crazy about Monica's new boyfriend, Alan, which makes breaking up with him much more difficult for her. While showing Joey how to smoke for an audition, Chandler gets hooked again. Meanwhile, it seems that everyone is trying to give Phoebe money: First her bank gives her $1000 as a result of a series of computer errors, then a beverage company gives her $7000 because she found a thumb in a can of their soda.

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    • The One with the Race Car Bed
      Season 3 - Episode 7
      11/7/96
      8.7

      Monica buys a mattress from Janice's soon-to-be-ex-husband, "The Mattress King". Phoebe is distracted when it's delivered, so a child's race-car-themed bed is delivered by mistake. Joey gets a job teaching a soap opera acting class. Rachel attempts to have her father and Ross bond. Joey spots Janice kissing her soon-to-be-ex-husband.

    • The One with Mrs. Bing
      Season 1 - Episode 11
      1/5/95
      8.6

      When Monica cat-calls to a handsome stranger on the street, he is distracted and gets hit by an ambulance. Now in a coma, Monica and Phoebe compete for his eventual attention. Nora Bing, Chandler's famous romance-novelist mom comes to New York to visit. Ross is hurting from Rachel and Paolo's relationship, and when Nora tries to comfort him, she ends up kissing him.

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    • The One with the Blind Dates
      Season 9 - Episode 14
      2/6/03
      8.6

      As a way of showing Ross and Rachel that they are better off with each other, Phoebe and Joey set them up on the worst blinds dates of their lives. While Monica and Chandler are babysitting Emma, Monica realizes that she's ovulating. They would like to take advantage of the situation, but then there's Emma's presence to consider.

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    • The One with the Lesbian Wedding
      Season 2 - Episode 11
      1/18/96
      8.6

      Ross's ex and her lesbian lover tie the knot, providing Monica with a job catering the wedding. Phoebe is possessed by the spirit of an eighty-two year-old massage client who died in the middle of a session. Rachel's mom comes to visit and drops a bombshell.

    • The One with Rachel's Big Kiss
      Season 7 - Episode 21
      4/26/01
      8.6

      In Central Perk, Rachel bumps into Melissa, an old sorority sister. It comes out that they got a little drunk at a luau once and made out. Rachel is somewhat proud of herself, since it's one of her few claims to not being "vanilla", but Phoebe doesn't believe her. Joey wants his parents at the wedding to see him officiate, which presents organizational problems for Monica. Rachel sets Chandler and Ross up with celebrity tuxes for the wedding.

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    • The One with Rachel's Dream
      Season 9 - Episode 19
      4/17/03
      8.6

      While visiting Joey on the set of Days of Our Lives, Rachel watches him do an intimate love scene. That night, she dreams that she kisses him, and when she awakens, she begins looking at him much differently. Chandler buys a non-refundable weekend getaway for himself and Monica, but when Monica can't get time off at work, Ross goes in her place. Phoebe sullies the image of Monica's restaurant by singing outside to the people waiting to get in.

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    • 9/29/94
      8.6

      Carol, Ross's lesbian ex-wife, delivers the starling news that she is pregnant with his child. Monica is in a panic over a visit from her parents and hopes that Ross's news about his pregnant, lesbian ex-wife will take some of the focus off her from her hyper-critical mother. Rachel returns Barry's engagement ring only to discover that he still went on their honeymoon, except with Mindy, her best friend and maid-of-honor.

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    • The One with the Monkey
      Season 1 - Episode 10
      12/15/94
      8.6

      The gang makes and breaks a pact to celebrate New Year's Eve together, just the six of them. Ross compensates for his loneliness by getting a roommate--a monkey named Marcel whom everyone but Monica adores. Chandler dates and breaks up again with Janice. Phoebe faces a difficult decision when she meets a shy physicist who, in order to stay with her, is thinking of giving up a rare opportunity to do research in Minsk.

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    • The One After Joey and Rachel Kiss
      Season 10 - Episode 1
      9/25/03
      8.6

      Joey and Rachel, as well as Ross and Charlie, decide to put their relationships on hold until Ross and Joey have had a chance to talk. Monica visits the hairdresser and has her "humidity hair" redone in Bo Derek cornrows. Phoebe discovers that Mike has been in a relationship since their breakup.

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    • The One Without the Ski Trip
      Season 3 - Episode 17
      3/6/97
      8.6

      With Ross and Rachel not speaking to one another, a competition for the company of the other friends ensues. Chandler starts smoking again. When Ross is excluded from a ski trip the gang goes on with Rachel, he visits Carol. The gang ultimately finds themselves stranded and out of gas, so a reluctant Ross borrows Carol's car to go and rescue them.

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    • The One Where No One Proposes
      Season 9 - Episode 1
      9/26/02
      8.6

      Rachel still thinks that Joey proposed to her and Joey can't seem to find a moment alone with her to explain that he didn't. Ross and Phoebe only add to one another's confusion about Rachel's apparent engagement. Monica and Chandler go back to the janitor's storage closet to try to make a baby, but this time they are mortified when Monica's father walks in on them.

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    • 12/5/02
      8.6

      On Chandler's return from Tulsa, Joey wants them to go to a Knicks game, but Monica has a romantic evening planned. While having a girls' night out with Phoebe, Rachel meets a guy and gives him her home phone number, then worries about Ross taking the call. Meanwhile, Mike and Ross spend an uncomfortable evening together, taking small-talk to a new level.

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    • The One with the Jam
      Season 3 - Episode 3
      10/3/96
      8.6

      Phoebe ends up dating a man who's been stalking Ursula, her identical twin-sister. Ross and Rachel give Chandler lessons on how to be an attentive boyfriend to Janice. Following her break-up with Richard, Monica tries to forget him by going into the jam-making business. When that doesn't work, she decides to have a child with the help of a sperm bank.

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    • The One with the Chicken Pox
      Season 2 - Episode 23
      5/9/96
      8.6

      Phoebe catches chicken pox from Ben just as her old flame Ryan arrives in town on leave from the Navy. Ryan has never had chicken pox either, so they and up spending their time together resisting the urge to scratch. Chandler gets Joey a job as a data-processer at his office and immediately regrets it when Joey decides to see it as an acting challenge. Monica is upset that Richard doesn't have any quirks.

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    • The One Where Monica Sings
      Season 9 - Episode 13
      1/30/03
      8.6

      From his apartment, Ross saw Rachel and Gavin kissing at her birthday party and is livid. He decides that if she's going to move on, then so will he. Joey's photographer thinks that he should have his eyebrows waxed for some new headshots. Monica makes a very revealing singing debut at Mike's karaoke bar. Rachel calls in sick to avoid facing Gavin.

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    • The One with the Ballroom Dancing
      Season 4 - Episode 4
      10/16/97
      8.6

      Joey agrees to help Treeger, the building superintendent, practice ballroom dancing in exchange for him not reporting Monica and Rachel's illegal sublet. Phoebe's attraction to one of her clients jeopardizes her job as a masseuse. Chandler can't muster the willpower to cancel an expensive gym membership he never uses, so enlists Ross's help.

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    • The One with the Tiny T-Shirt
      Season 3 - Episode 19
      3/27/97
      8.6

      Rachel asks to see Ross, but he is crushed to learn that it is only to return some of his things. Rachel goes on a date with Mark. Joey gets a part in a new play and quickly develops a crush on his co-star, Kate. Out of friendship, Monica continues to date Pete even though she is still not attracted to him.

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    • The One with Ross's Grant
      Season 10 - Episode 6
      11/6/03
      8.6

      Rachel and Monica fight over who gets stuck with an original "Buffay". Meanwhile, Joey would like a part in a commercial being produced by Chandler's advertising agency, so gives him an audition tape to show his bosses. Ross is up for a research grant being administered by Charlie's ex-boyfriend, Benjamin Hobart.

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    • 12/18/97
      8.6

      Ross must choose between two girls: one who is ideal but lives in Poughkeepsie, and one who is more conveniently located, but not as appealing. Rachel accepts Chandler's offer to set her up with someone from his office. Monica, as new head chef at Allesandro's, hires Joey for the express purpose of firing him in front of her disrespectful staff to show them who's boss. Phoebe struggles to write a holiday song that includes the names of all her friends and also rhymes.

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    • The One with the Pediatrician
      Season 9 - Episode 3
      10/10/02
      8.6

      Chandler and Monica break the news to the gang that they're moving to Tulsa. Rachel has been calling her pediatrician for every little concern about Emma, so he drops her as a client, forcing her to find a new baby doctor. Phoebe and Joey agree to set each other up with dates. When Joey forgets, he chooses a guy at random in Central Perk.

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    • The One Where Nana Dies Twice
      Season 1 - Episode 8
      11/10/94
      8.6

      Chandler is shocked to discover that many of his co-workers think he's gay and that even the girls thought it when they first met him. The Geller family is gathered at the hospital when Ross and Monica's maternal grandmother passes away--twice. At the cemetery, Ross falls into an open grave and hurts his back. At Nana's memorial, Judy gives him some pills to ease his suffering, but they get him high and he becomes maudlin, confessing his love for everyone, including Rachel.

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    • The One with Two Parts (1)
      Season 1 - Episode 16
      2/23/95
      8.6

      Joey is attracted to Phoebe's twin-sister Ursula with whom Phoebe hasn't been speaking for years. Marcel gets hold of Monica's TV remote with the result that all programs are now in Spanish. Ross attends Lamaze class with Carol and Susan. Chandler is attracted to one of his female employees, so is put on the spot when his boss tells him that he must fire her. Rachel finally gets around to taking down the Christmas lights, but falls and sprains her ankle in the process.

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    • The One with the Dollhouse
      Season 3 - Episode 20
      4/10/97
      8.6

      Rachel regrets setting up her boss, Joanna, on a date with Chandler. Joey's interest in his co-star Kate intensifies after they sleep together. Monica and Ross's Aunt Sylvia dies, leaving Monica a dollhouse she has always coveted. Phoebe wants to play with it too, but her "creative" ideas cause a rift between her and Monica.

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    • The One with the Joke
      Season 6 - Episode 12
      1/13/00
      8.6

      Chandler and Ross fight over the authorship of a joke that Ross had published in Playboy. A mindless remark by Phoebe leads to a squabble between her and the girls. Joey, now without a roommate or an income, is forced to take a job as a waiter at Central Perk.

    • The One with the Butt
      Season 1 - Episode 6
      10/27/94
      8.6

      As a result of appearing in a play, Joey acquires an agent. The first job she gets for him is in Al Pacino's latest movie as his "butt-double". Chandler meets and beds a beautiful woman, but learns that she only wants a physical relationship. Rachel is proud of herself for having cleaned the apartment all alone.

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    • The One Where Rachel Smokes
      Season 5 - Episode 18
      4/8/99
      8.6

      Rachel pretends to be a smoker in order to join in on valuable outdoor discussions with her boss, herself an avid smoker. Ben gets offered an audition for a soup commercial and Joey auditions to be his father in the ad. Monica and Phoebe plan a surprise birthday party for Rachel, but when Monica leaves Phoebe only two menial chores to take care of, Phoebe makes the most of them.

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    • 10/10/96
      8.6

      Phoebe pretends to be Joey's agent and has some success in getting him auditions. Ross is upset when Ben becomes attached to a Barbie doll. Monica reminds him of some of the more "girlie" aspects of his own childhood. Chandler and Janice's relationship is becoming more serious, so Chandler's old fear of commitment comes back to haunt him.

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    • The One Where Joey Speaks French
      Season 10 - Episode 13
      2/19/04
      8.6

      Joey is up for a part in which he must speak French, a language in which he is fluent--according to his inflated résumé. Much to her frustration, he enlists Phoebe to help him learn the language. Erica, the mother of Monica and Chandler's baby, is visiting New York. They lay out the red carpet for her but are disturbed to discover that the father of their baby may have been a shovel-wielding killer. Rachel's father has had a heart attack, so Ross accompanies her to Long Island to be of support.

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    • The One with the Home Study
      Season 10 - Episode 7
      11/13/03
      8.6

      Phoebe and Mike consider donating their wedding fund to a children's charity and getting married at City Hall. Rachel and Ross argue over whose irrational fear is worse: Rachel's fear of swings or Ross's fear of spiders. Monica and Chandler's suitability as parents is to be assessed by their adoption social worker.

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    • The One with the Screamer
      Season 3 - Episode 22
      4/24/97
      8.5

      At the premiere of Joey's play, Ross witnesses Rachel's date screaming at strangers for no good reason. When he tells the others, they just assume he's made it all up out of jealousy. Joey and Kate finally get together, but their relationship is cut short by a big opportunity she's been given in Los Angeles. Phoebe needs to have her phone repaired before her warranty expires, but the company's help line keeps her on hold, indefinitely.

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    • The One Where Rachel Quits
      Season 3 - Episode 10
      12/12/96
      8.5

      Ross accidentally breaks the leg of a little girl who is selling Girl Scout cookies. Joey's temp job selling Christmas trees horrifies Phoebe when she discovers that the older, unattractive trees are being fed into a wood chipper. On Chandler's advice, Rachel quits her job in order to have the impetus necessary to pursue her dream job in fashion.

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    • The One with the Bullies
      Season 2 - Episode 21
      4/25/96
      8.5

      Chandler and Ross run into two bullies in Central Perk, one of whom steals Chandler's hat. Monica, down to her last few dollars of savings, plays the stock market based solely on the ticker symbols. Phoebe makes multiple attempts to go visit her birth father. Monica, now flat broke following her failed stock ventures, is forced to take a demeaning job as a waitress at a 50's-themed diner.

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    • 11/2/00
      8.5

      While Monica and Chandler are having their picture taken for an engagement announcement, Chandler finds it impossible to smile without looking weird. When a woman in her office wants to date her new assistant Tag, Rachel asks Joey to waylay him with a guys' night out. Meanwhile, Phoebe is seeing a man who's in the middle of a divorce and to her regret, asks Ross to distract his soon-to-be-ex-wife.

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    • The One with Phoebe's Husband
      Season 2 - Episode 4
      10/12/95
      8.5

      The gang is shocked to learn that Phoebe married a gay Canadian ice dancer to help him get his green card. Ross seeks relationship advice from Rachel after revealing that he and Julie have not yet slept together. It comes out that Chandler has a third nipple and that Joey once acted in a porno movie.

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    • The One with Frank Jr.
      Season 3 - Episode 5
      10/17/96
      8.5

      Joey decides to build a place to put the mail but it ends up being an overly-large entertainment center. The gang ponders who they would put on their "freebies list": a list of five celebrities that their significant other would allow them to sleep with. Phoebe's half-brother Frank Jr. comes to visit her, but Phoebe has trouble relating to him. Joey re-tiles Monica's bathroom floor. Isabella Rossellini, a celebrity that Ross dropped from his list for reasons of proximity, comes into Central Perk.

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    • The One with the Boob Job
      Season 9 - Episode 16
      2/20/03
      8.5

      Monica and Chandler are financially strapped, so each asks Joey for a loan without letting the other know. When Chandler finds out about Monica's loan, Joey covers by saying it was for a boob job. Meanwhile, Phoebe and Mike decide to move in together. Rachel has Joey's apartment baby-proofed.

    • The One with Russ
      Season 2 - Episode 10
      1/4/96
      8.5
      Monica gets back together with Fun Bobby and encourages him to stop drinking. Joey gets chosen to play the role of Dr. Drake Ramoray, a neurosurgeon, on Days of Our Lives. Rachel begins dating a guy named Russ, who bears an uncanny resemblance to Ross.
    • The One with the Donor
      Season 9 - Episode 22
      5/8/03
      8.5

      When Monica and Chandler learn they have little chance for natural conception, Chandler suggests a co-worker as an ideal sperm donor. Phoebe runs into her old love David who is permanently back from Minsk. Rachel, still interested in Joey, finds it difficult to be around him and Charlie. Ross makes every effort to become the keynote speaker at a paleontology conference in Barbados.

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    • The One with All the Jealousy
      Season 3 - Episode 12
      1/16/97
      8.4

      To her embarrassment, Ross goes out of his way to make certain Rachel's co-worker Mark knows who she belongs to by sending endless gifts to her at work. Joey gets a call-back for a role in a Broadway musical, but his exaggerated résumé catches up with him when he's asked to teach a complex dance number to the cast. Monica is attracted to Julio, a waiter at her restaurant who is also a poet. Ross attended a bachelor party and now he and Ben have a play date with the stripper he met there and her son.

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    • The One with the Cat
      Season 4 - Episode 2
      10/2/97
      8.4

      Phoebe believes that her adoptive mother's spirit resides in a cat that jumped into her guitar case in Central Perk. Monica goes on a date with Rachel's hunky high-school boyfriend only to discover that he's never outgrown his adolescence. When Joey and Chandler decide to sell the entertainment center, in order to clinch the sale, Joey ends up giving it his (as well as Chandler's) all.

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    • The One Where Chandler Gets Caught
      Season 10 - Episode 10
      1/15/04
      8.4

      Phoebe and Rachel spot Chandler with a blond woman and assume he's having an affair. When they tell Monica of Chandler's indiscretion, it comes out that the woman is a real estate agent and that Monica and Chandler are thinking of buying a house in Westchester. As the gang discusses the possibility of the two moving out of Monica's apartment, we are shown clips from past episodes of all the good times they had there.

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    • 12/11/97
      8.4

      Chandler and Ross are excited to learn that their old college friend whom they've nicknamed "Gandalf, the party wizard" is coming to town. Joanna destroys Rachel's chance at a promotion so she can keep her as an assistant. Monica fills in for a friend as food critic for a local paper with surprising results.

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    • 1/9/03
      8.4

      Rachel discovers that while on maternity leave, a guy named Gavin was assigned to her former position. Joey has to deal with Phoebe acting like... well, Phoebe, when he gets her a job as an extra on his soap. Chandler considers a job as an unpaid intern with an advertising company, but with no income, he and Monica may have to put their plans to start a family on hold.

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    • The One with Ross's Thing
      Season 3 - Episode 23
      5/1/97
      8.4

      Upon discovering a mysterious "thing" on his butt, Ross seeks advice from the gang. Phoebe can't choose between dating a fireman for his rugged masculinity or a schoolteacher for his sensitivity. Monica is both excited and concerned when she believes Pete is going to propose.

    • The One with the Fake Monica
      Season 1 - Episode 21
      4/27/95
      8.3

      When Monica's credit card is stolen, she locates, then ends up bonding with the thief whose free-spirited lifestyle she envies. Joey enlists Chandler's help in coming up with a less ethnic-sounding stage name. Ross finds out that Marcel has reached sexual maturity and needs to be with other monkeys, so tries to get him accepted into a zoo.

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    • The One with the Evil Orthodontist
      Season 1 - Episode 20
      4/6/95
      8.3

      Rachel begins seeing Barry, her ex-fiancé. Despite her better judgement--given that he is now engaged to her former best friend--she ends up sleeping with him. Chandler believes he has found the perfect woman, but has problems getting in touch with her. Someone is spying on the gang using a telescope.

    • The One with Phoebe's Rats
      Season 9 - Episode 12
      1/16/03
      8.3

      Monica, thinking that Rachel actually likes Gavin, invites him to her birthday party. Meanwhile, the guys' tongues are hanging out over Emma's new female nanny. Mike discovers to his horror that Phoebe considers the rats and mice that infest her apartment to be guests.

    • 5/8/97
      8.3

      Pete's obsession to be the ultimate fighting champion, especially when he's no good at it, causes Monica to rethink their future together. Chandler has a problem when his new boss insists on slapping him on the butt as a sign of approval. Rachel doesn't mind Phoebe setting Ross up on a date with a bald girlfriend of hers, but is horrified to discover that the woman has since grown a beautiful head of hair.

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    • The One with the Sharks
      Season 9 - Episode 4
      10/17/02
      8.3

      While talking to Ross, Phoebe realizes she's never been in a long-term relationship and it upsets her. Unfortunately for her, Ross tries to help out. Monica visits Chandler in Tulsa. When she walks in on him, unannounced, she believes she's caught him "molesting himself" while watching a documentary on shark attacks. Joey dates a girl he meets in Central Perk. He thinks he's slept with her before but is offended that she doesn't seem to remember him.

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    • The One with Phoebe's Ex-Partner
      Season 3 - Episode 14
      2/6/97
      8.2

      Phoebe is reunited with her former singing partner who thinks "Smelly Cat" has potential as a commercial jingle. Chandler dates Ginger, a former girlfriend of Joey's who has a prosthetic leg. Rachel's new job occupies so much of her time it begins to put a strain on her relationship with Ross.

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    • The One with Christmas in Tulsa
      Season 9 - Episode 10
      12/12/02
      8.2

      While Chandler is stuck in Tulsa having to work over Christmas and New Year's, a gorgeous co-worker comes on to him. Meanwhile, a jealous Monica waits back in New York. As the situation escalates, we are shown clips from past Christmas episodes as well as ones which focus on Monica and Chandler's relationship.

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    • The One with Joey's Interview
      Season 8 - Episode 19
      4/4/02
      8.2

      Joey is to be interviewed by Soap Opera Digest. His last interview was a disaster and got him fired, so he enlists the help of his friends to be there making sure he doesn't screw up again. During the interview, we see clips of Joey from past episodes that illuminate his answers. Questions cover topics such as his acting, what he does in his spare time, diet and exercise, his friends, his sexual orientation and his romantic life.

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    • The One with the Vows
      Season 7 - Episode 22
      5/3/01
      8.1

      It is four weeks to their wedding, and as Monica and Chandler struggle to write their own wedding vows, we see clips from past episodes about the gradual evolution of their relationship.

    • The One with the Invitations
      Season 4 - Episode 21
      4/23/98
      8.0

      Ross and Emily discuss whom they will invite to their wedding. Ross debates with himself whether or not to invite Rachel as we see clips from past shows of their relationship from his perspective. Ultimately, he sends her an invitation and as Rachel struggles with whether or not she will attend, we see episode clips of her and Ross's relationship from her perspective.

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    • The One with Mac and C.H.E.E.S.E.
      Season 6 - Episode 20
      4/13/00
      7.9

      Joey gets an audition for the lead character in a new TV show. When the audition is rescheduled, Chandler takes the message but forgets to tell Joey. As the gang considers Joey's chances and Chandler's screw-up, clips are shown from past episodes that center on jobs and relationships.