After the gang starts noticing that Dee is depressed and most likely suicidal, they decide to sign her up for a stand up comedy show to raise her mood. But then after a successful show, Dee starts to gain her self-esteem back and show by show, slowly leaves the gang including leaving Dennis out of his place.Written by
The man Dennis tries to set Dee up with at the Landslide comedy show is named Walt. Walt is the name of the main character in the show "Breaking Bad", where the actor portraying Landslide, Lavell Crawford, appears as the bodyguard named Huell. See more »
Near the beginning when Dennis shows Dee the 3 photos of men, the order of the photos changes from one shot to the next. See more »
At the start of episode Dee is drunk, eating, smoking, messy hair, no makeup, not bathing and basically near suicide. The gang says, 'Dee, you know what you look like' Dee drunkingly replies, 'I KNOW, A BIRD, I GET IT, I LOOK LIKE A BIRD!! What's hilarious (and what I love about 'It's Always Sunny')the Gang is completely oblivious to as why Dee is near suicide from lack of esteem? The Gang IS the cause of Dee's Pain! The gang has never once even treated her like a human or given her an iota of respect! The Best part of this episode is Kaitlin Olson's 'Dee Reynolds' performance whether she's doing stand-up jokes drunk on stage or all of the crazy sound effects she's making. Why hasn't she or this show Won an Emmy by now?? Why is it always low-brow humourless (imho) shows like 'Raymond' that wins? Anyway, Kaitlin (as Dee) in this show is excellent and shows all of her acting chops. The turnaround and Ending is hilarious, unexpected and just horrible!! I loved it! On a side note, Kaitlin Olson is very trim, nice figure, but slightly 'lanky'. I bet in real life when she was a teen in school everyone called her 'A Bird' out of cruelty. Boy, is she a Swan Now!! Mac is indeed a lucky Man! Charlie's real life wife 'The Waitress' ain't too bad either! It amazes me that 4 actors in a show that hate each other are married with children off-set. Might be therapeutic of some sorts?
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