It could not be more perfect that Phil's birthday and the release date of a hot new product coincide, and he wants nothing so much as to be one of the first people to get one; this is Claire's mission. Meanwhile, before coming to Phil's party, Mitchell is preoccupied with a new found desire to toughen up, Cameron gets himself involved in a neighbor's marital problems, and it's Jay against Gloria and Manny in chess. Written by
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Jay teaches Mitchell how to fight by introducing him to Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, claiming he learned it from the legendary Gracie family. In real life, Ed O'Neill
has trained for many years in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Rorion Gracie
. See more
Cameraman is visible following Black Phil into the birthday party at the batting cages. See more
[after throwing the chess game
Two more moves and...
I'm a great chess player, but I'm a better wife.
References The Beverly Hillbillies
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