Lucille recruits George Michael to take Buster's place at the annual mother son dinner dance. While Michael and GOB are busy tracking down the seal that ate Buster's hand, Tobias signs away the family's life rights in order to get a part with his former acting coach Carl Weathers. Written by
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Michael, Buster, GOB and their attorney played by Henry Winkler
are on the dock attempting to retrieve Buster's hand from the seal that had bit it off. Mistakenly it was a shark which was captured and the scene ends with Winkler "jumping the shark", a phrase which is thought to have originated from a 1977 episode of the Happy Days
when the character Arthur "Fonzie" Fonzarelli, played by Winkler, jumped over a shark while water skiing. See more
At 4:11 into this episode, a crew member is visible on the left side of the frame. He is holding a camera and filming perpendicularly to the angle at which we are viewing. See more
On the next Arrested Development, Lindsay finds herself strangely compelled to be with Tobias.
[Lindsay accidentally wanders into Dave Attell's dressing room
Wow, the service sent you over quick.
[he quickly disrobes
But not the one she's married to.
You don't cry when you take those off?