The King of Queens: Season 8, Episode 1

Pole Lox (19 Sep. 2005)

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Doug wants Carrie to take pole dancing lessons so she can give shows for him in the bedroom.



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Holly Shumpert (credit only)
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When Doug learns that some of his friends' wives or girlfriends do pole dancing at their homes which spices up their sex life. Doug decides to get Carrie into it. However she stinks at it. And Arthur upon learning this thinks it's degrading and tries to convince her to stop. Written by

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Arthur objects strenuously to Carrie pole dancing, even though she only does it in private for Doug. Oddly, he suggested she be a professional stripper in the sixth season episode The King of Queens: American Idle (2003). See more »


When Carrie complains about Doug always thinking of only himself in the bedroom, she turns her head away. The camera then focuses on Doug and Carrie can be seen on the side, facing him. See more »


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Arthur Spooner: I'm not in the mood for gazelle, thank you.
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