Friends: Season 8, Episode 17

The One with the Tea Leaves (7 Mar. 2002)

TV Episode  -   -  Comedy | Romance
8.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.2/10 from 732 users  
Reviews: 2 user

Chandler and Monica are happy together - their worst problem is his habit to put CDs in the wrong box and their different taste in music. Rachel is desperate to get back at good terms with ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(created by), (creator), 4 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 2606 titles
created 25 Aug 2011
 
a list of 24 titles
created 16 Jun 2012
 
a list of 25 titles
created 4 months ago
 
a list of 1196 titles
created 1 month ago
 
a list of 24 titles
created 2 weeks ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The One with the Tea Leaves (07 Mar 2002)

The One with the Tea Leaves (07 Mar 2002) on IMDb 8.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Friends.
« Previous Episode | 187 of 238 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

1 video »
Edit

Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
...
...
Monica Geller-Bing (as Courteney Cox Arquette)
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Steve Ireland ...
...
Edit

Storyline

Chandler and Monica are happy together - their worst problem is his habit to put CDs in the wrong box and their different taste in music. Rachel is desperate to get back at good terms with Joey, so she takes Monica's advice to change the subject to something work-related. However in another uncomfortable conversation she manages to convince Joey that her boss, Mr. Zelner, wants to buy her baby. When Phoebe resumes reading tea leaves, she sees that she'll meet the man of her dreams soon, and takes that to be Jim, who she keeps bumping into. However she soon finds he isn't quite that nice, and may be too crazy even for her! Ross is determined to get his favorite pink ('light salmon shade') shirt back from Mona's, so he sneaks in with the key, and dives behind the couch when she enters with a studly new lover... Written by KGF Vissers

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

7 March 2002 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

When Ross comes to Central Perk to ask his friends if they've seen his "salmon" colored shirt, the T-shirt he is wearing says "friend" in American Sign Language. See more »

Quotes

Rachel Green: I thought Joey and I would be OK once we hung out but it's like we don't even know how to be with each other anymore.
Chandler Bing: I know it's tough now, but things will get better.
Rachel Green: How do you know that? What if it just gets worse and worse and worse to the point where we can't even be in the same room with each other?
Chandler Bing: I'm not great at the advice... Can I interest you in a sarcastic comment?
See more »

Connections

References Miami Vice (1984) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Joey and Rachel are not talking
17 April 2009 | by (Brazil) – See all my reviews

Joey is hiding from Rachel, because he is feeling rejected, since she only sees him as a friend.

Since from when he told her about this feelings, the whole situation is weird. Rachel misses Joey, and asks Monica and Chandler to tell him that. (But Joey is hearing everything in another room)

Later, Rachel complains again about the fact that she and Joey don't have anything to talk, and Monica makes Rachel invent anything to have a subject to chat with Joey. Rachel ends up inventing that her boss wants to buy her baby, and this makes Joey go to Rachel's work to teach him a lesson.

Ross is upset that his favorite pink shirt (that he calls ''salmon'') is in Mona's house. They didn't end their relationship very well, so he doesn't feel comfortable to go to her house to take his things.

Phoebe talks to a guy that she sees everywhere she goes, and they set up a date. Unfortunately to Phoebe, the guy not only is weird, but also stays talking dirty to her all the time.

Ross goes to Mona's house (without her know) to take his shirt . But the situation gets pretty much uncomfortable when Mona enters in the house with another guy.


5 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Is season 5 the best season monsieurnikhil123
Fav episode tiffanypaige05
Rachel being left at the Airport tiffanypaige05
Rachel: 'I'm not you, this might be the only wedding I ever have' Bronco93
Was Rachel the most annoying character, barring Monica? whitemessiah2003-551-899395
Funniest Characters - Ranked keepieuppie10
Discuss The One with the Tea Leaves (2002) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page