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Friends is a sit com about three guys and three girls living in New York who become best friends. Ross, Rachel, Monica, Chandler, Phoebe and Joey deal with life's adversities together. NBC 1994-2004


Episode 4 - TOW Ballroom Dancing

29 March 2012

Synopsis: Rachel upsets Treeger, the building superintendent, and he threatens to evict her. He agrees not to if Joey will help him practise ballroom dancing. Chandler wants to quit the gym and takes Ross with him for support. Phoebe can’t resist an attractive massage client.

The Good: Chandler and Ross being unable to quit the gym is a nice frivolous plot and they get some good laughs out of it. Joey and Treeger work well together in their story too. The stories have a logic to them which keeps the episode moving nicely.

The Bad: Phoebe is meant to be a very moral person, but here she lies without thinking to both the guy and her boss. Not a really funny episode.

Best Line: (M) “So you didn’t leave the bank?”
(Ro) “No and somehow we ended up with a joint chequing account.”
(Ra) “What are you ever going to use that for?”
(C) “To pay for the gym.”

Best Friend: Chandler



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  • In the end when Phoebe is talking to the headhunter, reason for leaving the last job, "they thought I was a whore" Do the writers mean to show Phoebe as dumb or honest or they could have just not shown this part? I liked the ballroom dance practice! I like Treeger too! The gym part also was funny! Overall a nice episode!

    Posted by Meena, 20/09/2011 1:28pm (9 years ago)

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