Malcolm has the chance of a highly lucrative career in computer software, but the offer is blocked by his parents, who have higher goals in mind for him - as the first US President to actually understand the plight of the underdog. Fate also has a big surprise turn in store for Lois and Hal. Written by
Did You Know?
In the pilot there is a shot of Malcolm sitting alone at lunch with the other kids at school keeping a 6 foot radius distance from him. This shot is referenced twice during Malcolm's valedictorian speech. See more
What did I miss?
There was this big explosion. Some fire shot out and now he's just come to.
What I was just gone for a second.
Shhhhhhh! I wanna see this.
[walks in and sees Hal attempting to fix the TV
Oh for God's sakes, Hal. Pay the money and get a repair man.
I am not wasting good money when I am perfectly capable of...
[Hal is electrocuted and the boys laugh at it as Lois leaves embarrassed
Better Days (And the Bottom Drops Out)
Written by Dave Cooley and Matt Sims
Performed by Citizen King See more