Season 8 Episodes

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The One Where Rachel Has A Baby (2)

Season 8, Episode 24 - Air Date: 5/16/2002
Drake reports to Phoebe. Chandler and Monica look for a room in the hospital to use for a tryst. After 21 hours of labor, Rachel's ready to have the baby.
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The One Where Rachel Has A Baby (1)

Season 8, Episode 23 - Air Date: 5/16/2002
Rachel and Ross arrive at the hospital; she's upset to get a semi-private room. Monica and Chandler decide to have a baby and right away.
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The One Where Rachel Is Late

Season 8, Episode 22 - Air Date: 5/9/2002
With the release of Joey's movie approaching, he must decide which friend to invite to the premiere.
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The One With The Cooking Class

Season 8, Episode 21 - Air Date: 5/2/2002
Monica's restaurant gets a bad review in the Post. After confronting the critic who wrote it, she decides to join a cooking class, with Joey in tow.
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The One With The Baby Shower

Season 8, Episode 20 - Air Date: 4/25/2002
Rachel panics when she realizes that she is not ready to take care of her baby, and reluctantly agrees for her mother to move in with her and Ross to help out.
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The One With Joey's Interview

Season 8, Episode 19 - Air Date: 4/4/2002
Joey prepares for an interview with Soap Opera Digest, although he's afraid of appearing stupid, so he enlists his friends to make sure things go well.
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The One In Massapequa (a.k.a. The One With The Zesty Guy)

Season 8, Episode 18 - Air Date: 3/28/2002
Everybody prepares to go out to Long Island for the elder Gellers' 35th wedding anniversary party. Monica wants to write a toast to make everybody cry like Ross's toasts do.
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The One With The Tea Leaves

Season 8, Episode 17 - Air Date: 3/7/2002
Joey has been hiding from Rachel, so she invents a problem at work (""My boss wants to buy my baby!"") to draw him into conversation.
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The One Where Joey Tells Rachel

Season 8, Episode 16 - Air Date: 2/28/2002
Ross has trouble understanding Joey's revelation, as does Gunther. However, he comes to his senses and convinces Joey to tell Rachel how he feels.
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The One With The Birthing Video

Season 8, Episode 15 - Air Date: 2/7/2002
Phoebe tries to cheer up a depressed Joey by lending him the world's happiest dog. Ross has yet to tell Mona that Rachel's living with him.
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The One With The Secret Closet

Season 8, Episode 14 - Air Date: 1/31/2002
Phoebe talks Monica into letting her give her a massage but becomes disconcerted when Monica begins making sexual noises.
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The One Where Chandler Takes A Bath

Season 8, Episode 13 - Air Date: 1/17/2002
Monica turns Chandler on to the concept of a bath to relax, complete with scented oils and candles. Ross and Rachel toss baby names back and forth while deciding whether to learn the baby's sex.
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The One Where Joey Dates Rachel

Season 8, Episode 12 - Air Date: 1/10/2002
Phoebe gets Monica and Chandler a Ms. Pacman arcade game for a wedding present, which leads to some heavy competition between Monica, Phoebe, and, surprisingly, Chandler.
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The One With The Creepy Holiday Card (a.k.a. The One With Ross's Step Forward)

Season 8, Episode 11 - Air Date: 12/13/2001
Ross starts to panic when Mona gets an idea to send out a holiday card for the two of them, thinking that their relationship is starting to move too fast.
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The One With Monica's Boots

Season 8, Episode 10 - Air Date: 12/6/2001
Chandler is peeved when Monica splurges on an expensive pair of boots. Phoebe learns Ross' and Sting's children attend the same school, she angles to meet the celebrity and get concert tickets.
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The One With The Rumor

Season 8, Episode 9 - Air Date: 11/22/2001
Monica invites an old friend from high school over for Thanksgiving dinner, unaware that Will started a "We Hate Rachel" club with Ross.
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The One With The Stripper

Season 8, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/15/2001
Rachel prepares to have dinner with her dad and tell him that she's pregnant. Meanwhile, an unknowing Chandler discovers that Monica had a stripper at her bachelorette party, causing her to try to make it up, by getting him a stripper.
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The One With The Stain

Season 8, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/8/2001
Chandler hires a maid, whom Monica suspects is stealing her clothing. Eric has broken up with Ursula and is ready to date Phoebe, except for one problem: he can't look at her without seeing Ursula.
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The One With The Halloween Party

Season 8, Episode 6 - Air Date: 11/1/2001
Monica and Chandler decide to throw a costumed Halloween party. Phoebe runs into Ursula, who's getting married next week, and invites her and her fiancé to the party.
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The One With Rachel's Date

Season 8, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/25/2001
Phoebe begins dating a guy who works for Monica, causing a problem when Phoebe wants to dump him on the same day Monica plans to fire him.
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The One With The Videotape

Season 8, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/18/2001
Monica and Chandler return from their honeymoon with stories of a couple that they met on the flight back, but soon discover that the couple gave them a wrong number.
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The One Where Rachel Tells...

Season 8, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/11/2001
Chandler and Monica prepare to leave for their honeymoon as Rachel prepares to tell Ross that he's the father of her baby.
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The One With The Red Sweater

Season 8, Episode 2 - Air Date: 10/4/2001
Speculation regarding the father of Rachel's baby leads to a misunderstanding when Joey discovers a red sweater left behind in a one-night stand Rachel had.
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The One After "I Do"

Season 8, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/27/2001
The excitement of Monica and Chandler's wedding is diminished by the news that someone may be pregnant.