Season 9 Episodes

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China Syndrome Part 2

Season 9, Episode 13 - Air Date: 5/14/2007
At Arthur's wedding reception, Doug and Carrie's marital tension continues, and they ponder whether they have a future together.
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China Syndrome Part 1

Season 9, Episode 12 - Air Date: 5/14/2007
Doug and Carrie's marital tension continues, as they ponder whether they have a future together. Arthur and Ava's wedding day turns problematic.
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Single Spaced

Season 9, Episode 11 - Air Date: 5/7/2007
Seeing friends who recently had a child makes Doug and Carrie consider adopting.
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Manhattan Project

Season 9, Episode 10 - Air Date: 4/30/2007
Carrie's ecstatic when an affordable apartment opens in Manhattan, but Doug's reluctant to leave Queens.
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Mild Bunch

Season 9, Episode 9 - Air Date: 4/23/2007
Doug's 20th high school reunion seems like a dud until an old friend comes up with a way to retaliate for a past grievance with their old principal.
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Offensive Fowl

Season 9, Episode 8 - Air Date: 4/16/2007
Carrie soon grows tired of Doug's forcing his new vegetarian lifestyle down her throat. Meanwhile, Carrie's boss wants to start discussing novels with her and Spence takes on some humiliating new jobs.
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Home Cheapo

Season 9, Episode 7 - Air Date: 4/9/2007
Carrie is convinced that Deacon and Kelly were only able to afford a vacation home by being cheap. Meanwhile, Arthur tries to help Spence get a new job.
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Brace Yourself

Season 9, Episode 6 - Air Date: 1/3/2007
An unflattering picture by Major prompts Arthur to ask Doug and Carrie for braces. Meanwhile, Kelly hires an out-of-work Spence to help out around the house.
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Ruff Goin'

Season 9, Episode 5 - Air Date: 12/20/2006
Feeling hurt over not being invited to a block party, Doug adopts a dog just to prove to the neighbors that he's an okay guy-a decision he soon regrets.
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Major Disturbance

Season 9, Episode 4 - Air Date: 12/13/2006
The Palmers' vacation plans are ruined when Doug frightens Major so much that he refuses to be babysat by the Heffernans.
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Moxie Moron

Season 9, Episode 3 - Air Date: 12/13/2006
Doug and Deacon fill in for Supervisor O'Boyle at the IPS depot. Carrie regrets her decision to complain about her company's chinzy gift for work on an important project.
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Affair Trade

Season 9, Episode 2 - Air Date: 12/6/2006
Doug panics when he starts getting sexy phone messages meant for another Doug Heffernan, but Carrie doesn't seem to care.
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Mama Cast

Season 9, Episode 1 - Air Date: 12/6/2006
Doug decides to spend the Heffernans' tax refund on an ice cream truck. Meanwhile, Carrie fills in as a pretend mom at model homes, and discovers a reemergence of her maternal desires.