NewsRadio: Season 2, Episode 17

Physical Graffiti (24 Mar. 1996)

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Dave finally confronts Lisa about her relationship with Stewart but his actions have dire consequences; Joe helps Bill and Catherine wage a prank war against each other... but why?



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Lisa is phoning and talking with her ex-boyfriend Stewart all day long and Dave, along with the rest of the staff, feels she's keeping him on the hook. He decides to arrange dinner for him, Lisa and Stewart. Meanwhile, apparently for the fun of it, Joe makes Bill and Catherine play a few nasty practical jokes on each other. Written by Marco van Hoof <>

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Comedy | Romance





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24 March 1996 (USA)  »

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Mr. James tells Joe that his PIN is "3825". On a standard telephone, these four digits spell out the "F word". See more »


Dave's line "...and if Stewart comes around looking to get some" is not synchronized to the visuals; his lips say something completely different. See more »


Dave: Bill, don't ever show me a photo like that in a room where I've mentioned my mother.
Bill: She's really done it this time, buster. She's really torn it.
Dave: What exactly is the problem?
Bill: What's the problem? What's the problem? The problem is, I don't have one of THOSE.
Dave: Well, Bill, neither do I, but it doesn't bother me.
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