In the first part of the premiere, Mike plays Cupid for Mandy by setting her up on a blind-date with Kyle, one of his employees who he thinks would be the perfect guy for her. But Mike's set-up gets off track when Kyle accidentally meets Kristin. Meanwhile at work, Mike's long-time boss and friend, Ed, announces that he's grounding Mike from their catalogue's international photo shoots and putting him in charge of the company's webpage. Written by
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In the pilot, Mike very enthusiastically expresses his return to home. This is a possible nod to Tim Allen
's return to ABC television. See more
Even though the series is set in Colorado there are references to two NJ towns throughout the seasons. When Kyle takes out the race car he is in front of the Cherry Hill mall which is an actual place in NJ. This is not a real town or mall in Colorado but is both in NJ. There is a Cherry Hills Mall and a Woodbridge High School in Colorado.
The high-school is called Woodbridge High which is both a real town and school in NJ. Finally in an episode in season 4 Ed tells Kyle that he met Sammy Davis Jr once in Cherry Hill NJ. See more