(1995–1996)

Episode List

 OR 

Season 1

11 Sep. 1995
Pilot
Alicia's ready to tie the knot -- around Bob's neck -- for interfering in her romance with Owen and with their plans to pick a wedding date.
 
18 Sep. 1995
A Dress?
Bob gets a dressing down from Owen after he innocently buys Alicia a beautiful dress while on a shopping spree. After skirting the issue for a few days, Owen tries to one-up Bob by buying his fiancée a dress himself; but he doesn't have Bob's terrific taste.
 
25 Sep. 1995
Who's Janet?
Owen trips down Memory Lane when his secret college crush comes to gown; unfortunately, Bob tells tales out of school to Alicia -- then falls for Janet himself.
 
2 Oct. 1995
Primo?
Pressure from Alicia to plan their wedding has Owen neglecting his work and Bob -- who, tired of catering to his partner's schedule, proposes changes in their work habits, such as not working together anymore.
 
9 Oct. 1995
Why Are the Blumenthals Living in My House?
Alicia suspects Owen may by trying to pull the wool over her eyes when he acts sheepish about winning a BAAAA (Bay Area Architectual Association Award).
 
16 Oct. 1995
Sexiversary
To celebrate the anniversary of the first time they made love, Owen and Alicia plan a weekend getaway to the hotel where it all happened, but their romantic trip hits a few roadblocks: their old room has not aged well.
 
23 Oct. 1995
Who's Afraid of Ron and Cindy Wolfe?
Owen feels like he's been thrown to the wolves -- or rather, to the Wolfes -- when Alicia's co-worker Cindy Wolfe and her argumentative husband hire him and Bob to redesign their house.
 
30 Oct. 1995
Who Are You Supposed to Be?
Owen and Alicia's plans for a romantic "anti-Halloween" are interrupted by relentless trick-or-treaters and Bob -- who's brought an entire party with him.
 
13 Nov. 1995
City Hall
Owen learns he can't fight city hall after Alicia -- shocked by her parents' announcement that they plan to divorce -- demands he take her there at once to get married.
 
20 Nov. 1995
How Long Does It Take to Cook a 22-Pound Turkey?
Owen can hardly mask his skepticism when his older brother Cameron pays him an unexpected visit and promises to make amends for a life straight out of pulp fiction; meanwhile, Bob dates Alicia's friend only to discover that they dislike each other on sight -- and that she is his ex-girlfriend's therapist ("Boy, you must not be very good!").
 
11 Dec. 1995
Fourteen Minutes?
Upon learning that his estranged father is making a Christmas Eve stop in San Francisco, Bob goes to great lengths to snow his dad into believing that his life is perfect. Unfortunately, the stop turns into a brief visit at the airport, giving Bob his 14 minutes to feign.
 
1 Jan. 1996
The Year of Bob?
Bob's New Year's Eve date Danielle can't seem to forget an auld acquaintance -- namely, her ex-beau David -- so he resolves to intoxicate her with his charms by throwing a party. Meanwhile, Heather's in for a big surprise: since New Year's is her birthday, she assumes the party is a surprise for her.
 
8 Jan. 1996
Your Baby-sitter?
A potential caterer for Own and Alicia's wedding turns out to be Bob's former babysitter, a beautiful woman on whom he had a major crush.
 
15 Jan. 1996
How Was Your Date with Dad?
Alicia is less than thrilled when her dad goes out on his first date following his divorce -- with a younger cocktail waitress from the bar Owen and Bob took him to. Meanwhile, Bob tries to help Heather overcome her addiction to nasal spray.
 
22 Jan. 1996
May I Call You Dick?
It's a blueprint for disaster when Owen decks a rude contractor for making an off-color remark about Alicia. But Owen's guilt over the incident is offset by Bob's delight, improved productivity at the job site, and Alicia's reluctant sexual excitement at her fiancé's new-found machismo. Meanwhile, Heather falls for the hunk temporarily replacing the despised "sandwich lady," but can't get him to notice her.
 
12 Feb. 1996
Follow the Clams?
As Valentine's Day nears, Bob's new love Suzanne, a CPA, fazes him with a request to shave off his goatee; the holiday finds Owen felled by the flu and falling down with exhaustion.
 
19 Feb. 1996
Can We Keep Her, Dad?
Alicia's dream of rolling in dough may need rethinking when she runs into her boss while returning the expensive pasta-maker he sent as a pre-wedding gift.
 
4 Mar. 1996
Hello? Harmless?
Owen, Alicia and Lolie are aghast when Bob leaves their engagement party for a sexual tryst with Alicia's friend Charlotte -- who is herself getting married in a week -- and Bob is infuriated by their assumption that he is too nice to go through with it. Trouble is, they're right; and after Lolie taunts him with the fact, it's they who tumble into bed together.
 
18 Mar. 1996
You Quit?
After Owen and Bob sign restaurateur Max Lobster to a lucrative contract, Leavitt takes the account away from them -- so they quit, sending Owen into a depressive tailspin nine days before his wedding.
 
1 Apr. 1996
Will You Marry Me?
As their big day approaches, Alicia becomes obsessed with the superstition that Owen should not see her on her wedding day; and Bob surprises Lolie with a proposal, but is not prepared for her reaction ("Oh, God! No!").
 

 Season 1 

See also

Episode Cast | Rated Episodes (by date / vote)| TV Schedule

Contribute to This Page