Previously, On Arrested Development

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

Season 3, Episode 9


Originally aired Monday, January 2, 2006 | Watched by 4.16 million viewers.

George Sr. suggests a last-ditch effort to save the family by holding a fund raiser to raise money to pay their legal expenses. Michael suggests to Lindsay that she take over the house work, and he sends George-Michael to an expensive boarding school. Meanwhile, Maeby has trouble with a snowboarding film and Tobias tries to be a "discipline daddy".

16 recurring jokes in this episode

The Bluths






  • banners

    "Save Our Bluths"

  • meta

    Andy Richter plays quintuplets, and starred in a comedy called "Quintuplets."

  • pointed narration

    The Narrator pleads with the audience to tell their friends about the show.