Previously, On Arrested Development

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


... got a new nose

Lindsay had rhinoplasty.

  • Occurrence of a joke
  • Joke in the background
  • Foreshadowing
  • Combined joke

7 episodes feature this joke:

Season 2

Season 3

Season 4

  • 6: Double Crossers

    George Sr., while pinching Lindsday's nose: "If you have any more plastic surgery, your cartilage will collapse like this."

  • 8: Red Hairing

    Sally Sitwell's class president banner mention's Linsday's new nose.

  • 12: Senoritis

    Lindsay recommends that if Maeby wants some reconstruction done "... the nose probably, right?"