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The One with Mac and C.H.E.E.S.E. 

Chandler forgets to write down a message for Joey when the time of his audition for the lead in a TV show is changed.

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Monica Geller (as Courteney Cox Arquette)
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Joey Tribbiani (as Matt Le Blanc)
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Joey gets his hopes up over his first significant acting job since Dr. Drake Ramore. He has the part of science fiction hero Mac Machiavelli, the crime-fighting partner of a cool robot, C.H.E.E.S.E., which stands for Computerised Humanoid Electronically Enhanced Secret Enforcer. Monica bursts into the apartment making Chandler forget to finish a note for Joey that his decisive second audition has been moved two hours earlier. The friends reminisce about other instances when they have messed up. By miracle Joey gets another chance, which Chandler writes down correctly. Written by KGF Vissers

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Comedy | Romance

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13 April 2000 (USA)  »

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Rachel's hair is noticeably longer than it was in the previous episode: Jennifer Aniston clearly has hair extensions in due to the fact that she was shooting the movie "Rockstar" (2001) at this time, a movie based in the 1980s which required her to have long hair. See more »

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Wow, Rachel's hair sure is long all of a sudden! Looking back at Episode 19, her hair is about 3 inches past her shoulders, maybe 2 inches above her sternum. And now here in Episode 20, it's well past her breasts, only 3-4 inches above her waist. That's about 10 inches of growth in, say, a week. You can easily see the layer that separates her natural hair from the hair extensions. And she keeps the extensions for the rest of the season, going back to her natural hair length in Episode 1 of the next season. See more »

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Phoebe Buffay: [from a flashback] You know, if this were prison, you guys would be, like, my bitches!
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Features Friends: The One with Ross's Sandwich (1998) See more »

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All By Myself
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Performed by Eric Carmen
Written by Eric Carmen and Sergei Rachmaninoff
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The One with Mac and C.H.E.E.S.E.
19 August 2011 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I am not a big fan of the episodes where they show parts of other episodes. But this one was way better than the previous ones

This is because in this episode the storyline was a bit bigger and more amusing than those in the previous ones

Still, most of the episode was wasted on showing us what we have seen before.

But what I did like was that it was a story about Chandler and Joey and I always appreciate their friendship stories. I also liked the title of the show for which Joey is auditioning and it had a few moments that made me laugh


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