Previously, On Arrested Development

NPR's guide to the running gags from the show.

Season 2, Episode 3


Originally aired Sunday, November 21, 2004 | Watched by 5.89 million viewers.

Michael is increasingly frustrated over being abandoned by the family, and when the staircar is found in Mexico, Michael vows to find his father and give him a piece of his mind. Also, Buster spends time with Lupe's family and thinks he's in Mexico.

23 recurring jokes in this episode

The Bluths





George Sr.

  • The Cornballer

    The Cornballer commercial is falsely redubbed in Spanish.

    A Cornballer is stored in a Bluth Company storage closet.