Season 5 Episodes

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The Devil's Hands Are Idle Playthings

Season 5, Episode 16 - Air Date: 8/10/2003
Desperate to learn how to play the holophonor in order to impress Leela, Fry swaps hands with the Robot Devil.
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Bender Should Not Be Allowed on Television

Season 5, Episode 15 - Air Date: 8/3/2003
"All My Circuits" holds an audition to replace the part of Calculon's son, and Bender lands the part.
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Obsoletely Fabulous

Season 5, Episode 14 - Air Date: 7/27/2003
Bender is incompatible with Professor Farnsworth's new Robot 1-X, but rather than get an upgrade, Bender escapes to a desert island to start his life anew.
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Bend Her

Season 5, Episode 13 - Air Date: 7/20/2003
In order to compete in the Fembot's division of the 3004 Olympics, Bender is surgically rebuilt to become a woman.
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Spanish Fry

Season 5, Episode 12 - Air Date: 7/13/2003
Fry is abducted by aliens, who harvest his nose as an aphrodisiac. The crew traces Fry's missing nose to Lrrr, leader of the Omicronians, who decides that Fry's "lower horn" would be a much better aphrodisiac to jump start his stagnant marriage with Ndnd.
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Three Hundred Big Boys

Season 5, Episode 11 - Air Date: 6/15/2003
A $300 refund for all taxpayers results in a series of interconnected stories, following the Planet Express crew's endeavors to spend their money.
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The Farnsworth Parabox

Season 5, Episode 10 - Air Date: 6/8/2003
Professor Farnsworth forbids the crew to look inside a mysterious box. Leela can't resist taking a peek, discovering the box to be a gateway to a parallel universe.
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The Sting

Season 5, Episode 9 - Air Date: 6/1/2003
A mission to collect honey from deadly space bees apparently leads to Fry's sting-induced death. Leela is wracked with remorse, until Fry visits her in her dreams.
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The Why of Fry

Season 5, Episode 8 - Air Date: 4/6/2003
Still unable to impress Leela, Fry sadly suspects that he has no importance in life - until Nibbler takes him on a mission to prevent the brains from destroying the universe.
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Teenage Mutant Leela's Hurdles

Season 5, Episode 7 - Air Date: 3/30/2003
The crew's attempts to de-age Professor Farnsworth result in everyone returning to their more youthful stages.
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Less Than Hero

Season 5, Episode 6 - Air Date: 3/2/2003
Dr. Zoidberg's mysterious miracle cream gives Fry and Leela superpowers. Teaming up with Bender, they form the New Justice Team, under the respective alter egos of Captain Yesterday, Clobberella, and Super King.
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Kif Gets Knocked Up a Notch

Season 5, Episode 5 - Air Date: 1/12/2003
Amy's romance with Kif takes a twist when he gets pregnant. As Amy questions her commitment Kif, he must return to his ancient, mysterious homeworld to give birth in the same muddy swamp where he was born.
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A Taste of Freedom

Season 5, Episode 4 - Air Date: 12/22/2002
When Zoidberg publicly devours an Earth flag, he is sentenced to death for his anarchic behavior. Before the sentence can be carried out, the Decapodians come to Zoidberg's aid by invading Earth, teaching the populace the true meaning of freedom.
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The Route of All Evil

Season 5, Episode 3 - Air Date: 12/8/2002
Farnsworth's clone Cubert teams up with Hermes' son Dwight to launch a newspaper delivery business. Farnsworth and Hermes scoff at the kids' efforts - until the delivery boys accumulate enough capital to buy out Planet Express.
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Jurassic Bark

Season 5, Episode 2 - Air Date: 11/17/2002
Fry discovers his dog Seymour is being exhibited in a museum as a fossil, and takes it to Professor Farnsworth's lab to be revived.
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Crimes of the Hot

Season 5, Episode 1 - Air Date: 11/10/2002
The rapid increase in global warming is traced to a ventilation flaw that Professor Farnsworth failed to correct in his first robot prototype.