Previously, On Arrested Development

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Season 1, Episode 4

Key Decisions

Originally aired Sunday, November 23, 2003 | Watched by 6.26 million viewers.

Gob decides to lock himself in his father's prison for 24 hours to get back in with the alliance, and to spend quality time with his father. Michael takes Gob's girlfriend to an awards show, and Buster inadvertently flirts with his mother's rival.

16 recurring jokes in this episode

The Bluths