Previously, On Arrested Development

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


Hot Cops

A group of homoerotic male dancers that once employed G.O.B. They'll clean up the town. They'll turn that old frown upside down.

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  • Joke in the background
  • Foreshadowing
  • Combined joke

9 episodes feature this joke:

Season 3

  • 8: Making a Stand

    The "Hot Cops" theme is played during the building montage.

  • 13: Development Arrested

    Tobias: "Although, perhaps I should call the 'hot cops' and tell them to come up with something more nautically themed ... 'HOT sailors' ... or 'hot sea-me--'" Michael: "I like 'hot sailors.'" Tobias: "Me, too ..."