When his mother disappears and faced with the prospect of life in a group home, Ryan decides to run away from Newport, but Seth and Marissa convince him to stay and hide in a vacant building project. Meanwhile, Jimmy discusses his recent financial woes with Kirsten, and she offers a solution. After the jealous Luke witnesses a close encounter between Marissa and Ryan, he confronts Ryan and a fight breaks loose in the house where their quarrel accidentally starts a fire. Ryan nearly dies in the flames, until surprisingly Luke returns and saves Ryan's life, which unfortunately reveals Ryan's continuing presence in Newport leading to both him and Luke getting arrested for arson. Written by
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When Marissa, Ryan, and Seth are driving to the Model Home in Marissa's car, they are listening to the song 'I'm a Terrible Person' by 'Rooney'. In a future episode the gang will attend a Rooney
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When Jimmy Cooper is talking about the ESPN Classic game he is watching to his wife, Julie, he claims that it is the 1986 NBA Finals Game 7, Lakers vs. Pistons. The audio says 1986, but his lips say 1988. His lips say the correct date, as the 1986 NBA Finals pitted the Boston Celtics against the Houston Rockets, and only went six games. See more
I mean, what did I ever do to you?
Nothing, Marissa. I've lived next door to you forever and you've never done or said anything to me.
Oh, my God, you're the one who never talks to me. You think you're so much better than everyone.
I do? Well, if you're talking about Luke, then yes, because that guy shaves his chest.
Spoofs Rebel Without a Cause
We're Going Out Tonight
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