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The One with the Hypnosis Tape 

Monica goes out with a guy who turns out to be a software billionaire. Chandler's stop smoking hypnosis tape has an unexpected side effect. Frank makes a surprise announcement that he is getting married - to a woman twice his age.

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Phoebe's brother Frank is getting married to a woman twice his age who used to be his teacher. Phoebe asks Joey and Ross to talk Frank out of getting married at 18. But they see that Frank really loves Alice and they agree to be best man and ring bearer. Monica is asked out by a millionaire. Chandler is using a hypnosis tape to quit smoking. The tape tells him he is "a strong confident woman" who doesn't need to smoke. He begins to act like a female. Written by Anonymous

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Comedy | Romance

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Did You Know?

Trivia

The Magna-Doodle board hanging beside the door of Joey's apartment was introduced in this episode. See more »

Goofs

In the diner scene, Rachel makes the comment about working in fashion and straight men, and her left hand is empty; in a flash, a piece of bread appears without her picking it up. See more »

Quotes

Phoebe Buffay: Alright, forget hypnosis. The way to quit smoking is you have to dance naked in a field of heather and then bathe in the sweat of six healthy young men.
Chandler Bing: Or what my father calls "Thursday night".
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References Walker, Texas Ranger (1993) See more »

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That's Amore
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Music by Harry Warren
Lyrics by Jack Brooks
Performed by Dean Martin
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