Season 3 Episodes

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The One At The Beach

Season 3, Episode 25 - Air Date: 5/15/1997
The gang goes to the beach. In search of her father, Phoebe meets a family friend with links to her family's past, who may know more than she's letting on.
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The One With The Ultimate Fighting Champion

Season 3, Episode 24 - Air Date: 5/8/1997
A special featurette about the all-new HBO drama series True Blood.
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The One With Ross's Thing

Season 3, Episode 23 - Air Date: 5/1/1997
Afflicted with a mysterious skin condition on his butt, Ross seeks advice from Phoebe's herbalist. Phoebe can't decide whether to date a sensitive, muscular fireman or a sensitive, muscular schoolteacher.
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The One With The Screamer

Season 3, Episode 22 - Air Date: 4/24/1997
At the premiere of Joey's big play; Ross alone concludes that Rachel's date is insane. Joey falls in love with Kate, but she gets a big job in Los Angeles and takes it.
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The One With A Chick And A Duck

Season 3, Episode 21 - Air Date: 4/17/1997
Monica considers a dream job in Pete's new restaurant, but Phoebe fears there is more to the deal. Joey and Chandler adopt a baby chick and a duck.
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The One With The Dollhouse

Season 3, Episode 20 - Air Date: 4/10/1997
Rachel regrets making a date for Chandler and her boss, Joanna. Joey's interest in Kate intensifies after they sleep together.
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The One With The Tiny T-Shirt

Season 3, Episode 19 - Air Date: 3/27/1997
Rachel goes on her first date after splitting from Ross...and it's with Mark. Joey develops a crush on his costar in his new play.
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The One With The Hypnosis Tape

Season 3, Episode 18 - Air Date: 3/13/1997
A desperate Monica agrees to a date with one of her restaurant customers, who turns out to be very, very well-off.
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The One Without The Ski Trip

Season 3, Episode 17 - Air Date: 3/6/1997
Ross and Rachel compete to spend time with their other friends. When a lonely Ross is excluded from Rachel's ski trip with her pals, he visits Carol.
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The One The Morning After (2)

Season 3, Episode 16 - Air Date: 2/20/1997
Ross tries to prevent Rachel from learning that he slept with Chloe, the copy store employee. When she finds out anyway and they go back to her apartment and have a fight, the other four friends are trapped in Monica's bedroom, forced to listen in as Rachel decides to break up with Ross.
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The One Where Ross And Rachel Take A Break (1)

Season 3, Episode 15 - Air Date: 2/13/1997
Ross seeks solace at a party after a bitter fight with Rachel and ends up in the arms of another woman.
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The One With Phoebe's Ex-Partner

Season 3, Episode 14 - Air Date: 2/6/1997
Phoebe is reunited with her former singing partner, who thinks "Smelly Cat" has hit potential. Chandler dates a woman with a prosthetic leg.
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The One Where Monica And Richard Are Just Friends

Season 3, Episode 13 - Air Date: 1/30/1997
Monica's willpower is tested when she runs into Richard at the video store. Joey agrees to read Little Women while Rachel agrees to read The Shining.
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The One With All The Jealousy

Season 3, Episode 12 - Air Date: 1/16/1997
Ross becomes jealous when he thinks he catches Rachel's new coworker whispering sweet nothings in her ear.
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The One Where Chandler Can't Remember Which Sister

Season 3, Episode 11 - Air Date: 1/9/1997
Ross is suspicious about Rachel's possible job offer from a good-looking stranger. And a drunken Chandler fools around with one of Joey's sisters, but can't remember which one.
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The One Where Rachel Quits

Season 3, Episode 10 - Air Date: 12/12/1996
Rachel makes a rash decision after Gunther tells her she needs to be retrained. Phoebe tries to help Joey when he gets a job selling Christmas trees.
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The One With The Football

Season 3, Episode 9 - Air Date: 11/21/1996
Emotions become the feast of the day when the gang plays a game of touch football on Thanksgiving as Joey and Chandler argue over who gets to date a model and Ross and Monica argue over winning in a case of sibling rivalry.
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The One With The Giant Poking Device (2)

Season 3, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/14/1996
When Chandler is about to buy Janice an expensive gift, Joey tells him that he saw Janice kissing her ex-husband.
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The One With The Race Car Bed (1)

Season 3, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/7/1996
When Monica buys a new bed from Janice's soon-to-be-ex-husband, "The Mattress King", the wrong one is delivered.
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The One With The Flashback

Season 3, Episode 6 - Air Date: 10/31/1996
When Janice asks the gang if any of them have ever slept together, the friends flash back to a time three years before.
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The One With Frank Jr.

Season 3, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/17/1996
Phoebe's half-brother visits and she offers to give him a massage, but they have trouble bonding. Joey attempts to build an entertainment center.
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The One With The Metaphorical Tunnel

Season 3, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/10/1996
Phoebe pretends to be Joey's agent and has some success in getting him auditions. Ultimately, however, she is unable to deal with the rejection that comes with acting, and quits.
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The One With The Jam

Season 3, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/3/1996
Phoebe dates a man who thinks he's stalking her twin sister. Ross and Rachel give Chandler "boyfriend" lessons.
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The One Where No One's Ready

Season 3, Episode 2 - Air Date: 9/26/1996
Ross is in a hurry to get everyone dressed for an important banquet at the museum but no one is co-operating.
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The One With The Princess Leia Fantasy

Season 3, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/16/1996
Ross reveals a fantasy to Rachel involving a certain "Star Wars" character. Monica suffers from insomnia after her breakup with Richard.