THis is the episdoe where we meet David the scientist guy. Phoebe is singing in Central Perk and meets David there. It's nearing New Years Eve and the gang makes a no date pack. But Chandler ends up asking Janice, Phoebe invites david, Ross brings Marcel his monkey, Rachel trys to beign Paolo and Monica invites funny bobby.
Funny Bobby isn't so fun since his grandpa just died. Paolo missed his flight so Rachel ends up with out a date and slugs a woman at the airport. David as to go to Minsk for work so he leaves Phoebe before the ball drops. Chandler breaks up with Janice again.