Previously, On Arrested Development

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


... has only been with four women

Michael's family teases him for his lack of sexual experience and awkardness in approaching women.

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

5 episodes feature this joke:

Season 2

  • 10: Ready, Aim, Marry Me

    Lindsay teases Michael about a prospective date by doing the chicken dance. "Chaw! Chee-chaw! Chee-chaw!"

Season 3