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It's A Boy

Season 2, Episode 25 - Air Date: 1/2/2008
Curtis has been left alone at the firehouse with a pregnant woman who is in labor, as the crew goes on a call.
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You Big Dummy

Season 2, Episode 24 - Air Date: 12/26/2007
Janine spontaneously squires the children to an amusement park, but things aren't so amusing when she fails to get CJ's consent.
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Mommie Dearest

Season 2, Episode 23 - Air Date: 12/26/2007
Payne family ties are tested upon Janine's return home, as young Malik is taunted by his classmates because of his troubled mother.
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Don't Get It Twisted

Season 2, Episode 22 - Air Date: 1/30/2008
When Janine is discharged from rehab, Ella opens the home to her and gives her job-interview pointers.
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It's Getting Hot In Here

Season 2, Episode 21 - Air Date: 1/30/2008
The Payne gang decides to see a family therapist against Curtis' will. After each family member spends time with the therapist, it's the doctor who needs psychiatric help.
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Play on Playa

Season 2, Episode 20 - Air Date: 1/23/2008
The firehouse becomes the subject of a reality show titled "Sparks,” but the firefighters get burned when the host manipulates their interviews.
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Bad Influence

Season 2, Episode 19 - Air Date: 1/23/2008
Curtis' old friend sets his sights on Claretha, and Ella doesn't it like it one bit. Curtis must choose between pleasing his wife, or staying cool with his friend.
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Devil in a Blue Suit

Season 2, Episode 18 - Air Date: 1/16/2008
The search progresses for CJ, who's trapped in a fire-ravaged structure. And love is blind for young Malik, whose crush on Taylor continues.
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No Pain, No Gain

Season 2, Episode 17 - Air Date: 1/16/2008
The search progresses for CJ, who's trapped in a fire-ravaged structure. And love is blind for young Malik, whose crush on Taylor continues.
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Step It Up

Season 2, Episode 16 - Air Date: 1/9/2008
While Curtis and his fire company engaged in a raging blaze, but when Calvin tries to prove himself during the fire which results in a perilous situation.
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The Big Bang Theory

Season 2, Episode 15 - Air Date: 1/9/2008
Curtis' Christmas spirit disappears after his planned trip to Hawaii is canceled. But Madea steps in to teach Curtis what the holidays are all about.
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Aches and Paynes

Season 2, Episode 14 - Air Date: 1/2/2008
Ella and Curtis enjoy having their home to themselves since CJ has moved out. But will a break in at CJ's apartment change all this.
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It's a Boy

Season 2, Episode 13 - Air Date: 1/2/2008
CJ's new apartment may be more than what he can handle. Ella's kindness towards Janine turns into exploitation
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You Big Dummy

Season 2, Episode 12 - Air Date: 12/26/2007
Malik and his friend Kyle go to a court hearing for stealing and wrecking Uncle Curtis' bike, but Uncle Curtis' plan to teach the boys a lesson backfires when Malik and Kyle are sent to prison.
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Mommie Dearest

Season 2, Episode 11 - Air Date: 12/26/2007
CJ and Nicole's relationship is seriously tested when Nicole's jealousy gets out of hand, but that's the least of CJ's problems.
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There’s No Place Like Home

Season 2, Episode 10 - Air Date: 12/19/2007
Curtis surprises the family with a new motorcycle, but his new bike causes more trouble than any one family could every imagine.
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Piece of Mind

Season 2, Episode 9 - Air Date: 12/19/2007
While an really cool kid from New York City comes and strikes up a friendship with Malik, Curtis set out to purchase a motorcycle but he needs to tap into his retirement fund to do so.
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Reality Check

Season 2, Episode 8 - Air Date: 12/19/2007
When a old friend of CJ's turns up, they stir up jealousy in Nicole which causes CJ and Nicole's budding romance to hit a bump.
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Crazy in Love

Season 2, Episode 7 - Air Date: 12/12/2007
When his divorce from Janine is at last finalized, CJ attempts to start life anew, and his firehouse buddies urge him to savor the single life.
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Trial by Fire (3)

Season 2, Episode 6 - Air Date: 12/12/2007
While Malik must make a documentary for a school assignment, Curtis is unknowingly roped into assisting a bank robbe
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Trial by Fire (2)

Season 2, Episode 5 - Air Date: 12/12/2007
Jazmine's friend, Tiffany convinces Jazmine that C.J. is going to marry Nicole and move to San Francisco with Nicole just like her Dad did when he remarried.
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Trial by Fire (1)

Season 2, Episode 4 - Air Date: 12/5/2007
CJ tries to find time for Nicole without neglecting the children; Jazmine hopes a new look will attract the attention of Malik's friend.
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The Wench Who Saved Christmas

Season 2, Episode 3 - Air Date: 12/5/2007
C.J has a date with Nicole who tells him she is waiting until she is married before having sex. Somewhere else Jazmine cheats on a test.
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Home Alone

Season 2, Episode 2 - Air Date: 12/5/2007
Following Pop Brown's funeral, Brown, Cora and Will head to the Payne household. Brown is upset over the fact that Pop Brown left him his beat-up house, which makes him think that his father hated him.
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A House Is Not a Home

Season 2, Episode 1 - Air Date: 12/5/2007
While Malik gets a tattoo that he shorty regrets, latent hostility intensifies between Curtis and Mr.

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