When Ed's commander is the Navy comes for reunion with some other Navy buddies, he lets him stay with him. He tells Henry to stay with his brother cause he's putting his friend up in Henry's room. While at his brother he catches a glimpse of his brother's wife naked. And Ed's friend makes a lot derogatory remarks about homosexuals which offends Tim and Ed doesn't stand up for him. Written by
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In an interview with afterelton.com, producers David Kohan and Max Mutchnick said that this episode's plot (in which Ed's old Navy buddy turns out to be a homophobe) was inspired by a real on-set incident during the filming of an earlier episode in which a crew member started to say some things that Mutchnick and Kohan characterized as "very anti-gay sentiments" and "really sort of offensive and stunning." See more