Jay wants nothing more than to have a quiet birthday out fishing on the lake, but the family take that as him wanting a big celebration, and in their frantic scramble to put everything together, Claire and Mitchell wind up trapped in the yard of their childhood home; Phil runs into his old college nemesis while at the mall with Gloria and Lily; Cameron gets himself into some hot water at the bakery, and the kids frantically do some creative editing on grandpa's birthday video, all of which leaves Jay with a headache. Written by
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Jay's birthday is on April 1st. In the finale of season 2, "The One That Got Away", the families watch a video edited by Luke. The date stamp on the parts of the video which were shot on that day ('Jay Pritchett: A life in words and pictures' and the skateboard video of Luke) show April 1st. See more
[after Claire uncorks a bottle of wine with her teeth
Where did you learn to do that?
Where did you get a sailor suit at such short notice?
[Picks up bottle
Eew! It's Merlot.
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