When a power-cut blacks out most of New York City, Chandler, to his delight finds himself trapped inside an ATM vestibule with Victoria's Secret model Jill Goodacre. She lets him use her cell-phone, and offers him gum which he instantly regrets refusing. He accidentally spits out her gum which he finally accepted, then picks up some to put back in his mouth and begins to choke when he realizes it wasn't the original gum. The others kill time in Monica's apartment, lit by the light from a Menorah, telling stories of the weirdest places they ever had sex. Joey tells Ross he waited too long moving onto Rachel and is now too far into the 'friend's zone.' Ross still tries to make a move on Rachel while stargazing on the balcony. Joey keeps the other girls inside by pretending Ross prepares a birthday surprise party for Monica. A wandering cat scratches Ross. Rachel and Phoebe go knocking on their neighbor's doors to find the cat's owner, seeing through odd neighbor Mr. Heckles's who lies ... Written by
Did You Know?
During the blackout in the apartment when Phoebe, Joey, and Monica are talking, Phoebe lets slip that Monica had a crush on Joey when he was first moving in and Joey didn't know about it. However, in the episode Friends: The One with the Flashback
in season three, Monica flirts with Joey and invites him in for lemonade, and Joey takes it as an invite for sex, and strips down naked in the apartment while Monica pours the drinks. See more
New York City has no power / And the milk is getting sour / But to me it is not scary / 'Cause I stay away from dairy.
New York City Has No Power
Performed by Lisa Kudrow See more