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Season 1

2 Nov. 2003
Pilot
After his father fails to promote him within the family business, Michael accepts a job in Arizona -- until his dad is arrested for shady bookkeeping.
 
9 Nov. 2003
Top Banana
Michael suspects that George Sr. is running the business from inside prison. George Michael is made manager of the banana stand, and Michael gives GOB a letter to mail after Lucille suggests that he be included in the business.
 
16 Nov. 2003
Bringing Up Buster
A reluctant Michael takes Buster under his wing while attempting to get closer to an increasingly distant George-Michael.
 
23 Nov. 2003
Key Decisions
Determined to not be upstaged by his actress girlfriend, GOB decides to pull an elaborate escape at the Orange County Prison, where George Sr. is being held. Meanwhile, Michael falls for GOB's girlfriend Marta.
 
30 Nov. 2003
Charity Drive
Michael trades in his bicycle for his father's car and ends up giving a ride to a complete stranger who mistakes Michael for a killer.
 
7 Dec. 2003
Visiting Ours
Michael gets a tip about the company's international accounts, and has GOB question the office secretary Kitty about them. But that's not before Michael does the unthinkable - setting up a conjugal visit between George Sr. and Lucille.
 
21 Dec. 2003
In God We Trust
The family attorney arranges George Sr.'s release from prison for Christmas. Later, George-Michael has to wear an embarrassing codpeice in a pageant.
 
14 Dec. 2003
My Mother the Car
Michael loses his short-term memory after he and Lucille have a car accident. George-Michael and Maeby want to see an R-rated movie about cousins in love.
 
4 Jan. 2004
Storming the Castle
Michael decides to expose Marta to Gob's womanizing by having her participate in a magic trick that involves one of Gob's many girlfriends.
 
11 Jan. 2004
Pier Pressure
When Buster asks George-Michael to buy him marijuana to treat Lucille Austero's vertigo, Michael stages a phony bust to teach George-Michael a lesson.
 
25 Jan. 2004
Public Relations
After having a tough time getting George-Michael admitted to a private school, Michael hires an attractive publicist to change the family's image.
 
8 Feb. 2004
Marta Complex
Michael delivers a speech about love that makes Marta realize she has feelings for him. George-Michael realizes that Maeby might not be his cousin.
 
15 Feb. 2004
Beef Consomme
Michael tells Gob about his flirtation with Marta. Meanwhile, George-Michael tries to determine whether he and Maeby are related by blood.
 
7 Mar. 2004
Shock and Aww
George Bluth Sr. gets a visit from a rabid female fan who may be in love with him. George Michael is interested in his teacher, and so is his father. Gob tries to get revenge on Michael for trying to steal his girlfriend.
 
14 Mar. 2004
Staff Infection
Michael learns that most of his family is on the company payroll despite not working there. Gob and Buster are sent to work at the construction site, while Lindsay answers phone calls for the company.
 
17 Mar. 2004
Altar Egos
Michael has a one-night stand with a blind woman, who turns out to be his father's prosecutor. Cindi tells George Sr. that she's in love with him.
 
21 Mar. 2004
Justice Is Blind
While grappling with the dilemma of whether or not to open his father's case file, Michael discovers the truth about Maggie.
 
28 Mar. 2004
Missing Kitty
Michael disobeys his father and fires the incompetent Kitty, who could reveal secrets that would further damage the family's reputation.
 
4 Apr. 2004
Best Man for the Gob
Gob throws a bachelor party to scare the company accountant -- who's getting ready to testify against George Sr. -- into believing he killed a stripper.
 
11 Apr. 2004
Whistler's Mother
As his entire family targets company funds that have recently become unfrozen, Michael purchases some ultimately worthless land from his Uncle Oscar.
 
25 Apr. 2004
Not Without My Daughter
Police attempt to pin Kitty's disappearance on Michael. Meanwhile, Michael brings Maeby along with him for "Take Your Daughter To Work Day."
 
6 Jun. 2004
Let 'Em Eat Cake
Michael discovers the secret behind his father's financial woes, and George Sr. has a heart attack in prison and makes his escape from the hospital.
 

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