Season 4 Episodes

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Robert's Divorce

Season 4, Episode 24 - Air Date: 5/22/2000
While out for a family dinner, the Barones spot Robert's ex-wife, which prompts them to reminisce about the demise of his marriage.
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Confronting the Attacker

Season 4, Episode 23 - Air Date: 5/15/2000
After losing his nerve on the job during his first day back from medical leave, Robert quits the police force.
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Bad Moon Rising

Season 4, Episode 22 - Air Date: 5/8/2000
Ray's attempts to alleviate Debra's PMS moodiness only make her more irritable. When Ray witnesses Debra's hypersensitive mood and generally annoyed reaction to everything he says and does, he checks the calendar and realizes it's going to be a long couple of days ahead.
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Someone's Cranky

Season 4, Episode 21 - Air Date: 5/1/2000
Still recuperating from his recent run-in with a bull, a cantankerous Robert is driving everyone crazy with his mean-spirited and nasty behavior.
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Alone Time

Season 4, Episode 20 - Air Date: 4/17/2000
Ray finds it hard to understand why Debra needs her ""alone time."" When Debra realizes that all her time is spent with the kids, Ray and his family, she implores Ray to take the kids out more often so that she can have more time to herself.
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Marie and Frank's New Friends

Season 4, Episode 19 - Air Date: 3/20/2000
Ray and Debra's plan of getting Frank and Marie their own friends backfires when instead of going to their house they bring their friends to Ray and Debra's.
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Debra Makes Something Good

Season 4, Episode 18 - Air Date: 2/28/2000
Debra throws the Barone family into turmoil when she finally creates a dish that everyone likes. Ray can't believe it when he samples Debra's braciole.
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Season 4, Episode 17 - Air Date: 2/21/2000
Ray screws up a ""Hackidu"" trade for his daughter, Ally, by giving away a ""Scramisaur"" card that ends up being worth a lot of money.
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The Tenth Anniversary

Season 4, Episode 16 - Air Date: 2/14/2000
Ray and Debra renew their wedding vows after they find out that Ray accidentally taped over their wedding with the 1991 Super Bowl.
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Robert's Rodeo

Season 4, Episode 15 - Air Date: 2/7/2000
Ray feels tremendous guilt when he cancels plans with Robert, who then gets hurt in the line of duty, when he should have been hanging out with his brother.
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Prodigal Son

Season 4, Episode 14 - Air Date: 1/31/2000
Everyone gets on Ray's case because he's doesn't go to Sunday Mass. When Ray starts feeling guilty about the good example Frank is setting by attending church, he commits to becoming a regular parishioner.
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Bully on the Bus

Season 4, Episode 13 - Air Date: 1/17/2000
Ray and Debra have differing points of view on how best to handle the situation when they learn that Ally has been bullying another child on the school bus.
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What's With Robert?

Season 4, Episode 12 - Air Date: 1/10/2000
When Amy raises the notion that Robert's reluctance to commit to Amy may be a result of his being gay, Ray doesn't believe it.
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The Christmas Picture

Season 4, Episode 11 - Air Date: 12/13/1999
Ray decides to get his parents a family portrait for Christmas and they love the idea, until Debra's parents show up to be in it too.
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Left Back

Season 4, Episode 10 - Air Date: 11/29/1999
While discussing the possibility of having to hold Michael back for another year of pre-school, Ray is shocked to discover that he too was left back when he was that age.
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No Thanks

Season 4, Episode 9 - Air Date: 11/22/1999
Inspired by how well the Barones got along at Thanksgiving dinner, Debra is intent on finding a way to improve her relationship with Marie.
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Debra's Workout

Season 4, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/15/1999
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Cousin Gerard

Season 4, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/8/1999
When Ray hires his overwhelmingly annoying cousin Gerard to assist him, and Debra points out how alike the two men are, Ray is mortified.
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The Sister

Season 4, Episode 6 - Air Date: 10/25/1999
Debra is upset when her hippie, free spirit sister decides to become ... a sister. It's a good indication that something is up when Debra's sister, Jennifer, shows up for a visit with rosary beads and prayer cards as gifts for the kids.
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The Will

Season 4, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/18/1999
Upon drafting their wills, Ray and Debra must decide who would make the best guardians for their children.
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Sex Talk

Season 4, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/11/1999
Ray and Debra are discouraged when they realize that their sex life isn't what it used to be. Ray and Debra shrug it off by assuring each other that it's not an unusual occurrence for older couples to experience since the kids are always underfoot, they're sleep deprived, etc.
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You Bet

Season 4, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/4/1999
Ray discovers that Frank's newfound interest in him is because he's been betting with the inside information Ray's giving him.
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You Bet

Season 4, Episode 2 - Air Date: 9/27/1999
The whole family chooses sides when Ray and Debra fight over a newly acquired can opener.
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Boob Job

Season 4, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/20/1999
Debra is upset when she sees Ray's giddy reaction to her friend's recently acquired ""new and improved"" breasts.