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Season 1  "…Someone Like Me as a Member"  1x9

Aired a year ago - Nov 03, 2016

Michael faces a challenge when he tries to resolve an unprecedented situation. In addition, Chidi makes a connection, to Eleanor's chagrin, and a different side of Janet emerges.

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Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 1
Beat it, Gloria. She is, like, such a dork.
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and I'm all set with it, thanks.
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Everybody cool? Great.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 4
I need some help negotiating. I don't even know what to offer.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 5
And anyway, there's a bigger problem:
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 6
It's up your mom's butt, you fat dink.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 7
Surely this magnificent house will placate them.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 8
to get up on this dumb ledge though, it's like...
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 9
is Eleanor's worst nightmare.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 10
Uh, flying piranhas, lava monsters, college improv,
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 11
I don't mean to be a bother, but could I possibly
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 12
All right, Michael, we're going to ply them
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 13
Sure, quick question: what is a "jalapeño"?
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 14
That's hilarious.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 15
Oh, nailed it again.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 16
in Thailand rescuing victims of human trafficking.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 17
and you're like a... wet pile of mulch.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 18
your parents got a divorce?
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 19
and abandoned me at a train station in Bangladesh.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 20
learned English from watching "Seinfeld,"
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 21
Oh, man, these horndogs are vibing like mofos.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 22
Hey, Janet.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 23
if I know things, because I'm an informational delivery system,
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 24
Buffalo Wild Wings in Jacksonville,
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 25
Because you're the only person here that's nice to me.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 26
making a deal for Fake Eleanor.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 27
You know, I actually don't think that's such a good idea.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 28
and in-depth classes. He taught me about Plato
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 29
Chidi, you don't have to explain anything to me.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 30
I've seen it all already. You guys go ahead.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 31
Okay.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 32
on your credit card, and the rest of us get screwed?
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 33
Where did she end up?
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 34
Want a bump?
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 35
- Karaoke time! - Whoo!
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 36
when he drinks."
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 37
and he never spoke again.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 38
But I read your file...
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 39
We will torture you, but you'll also be happier
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 40
Okay, hold on, I have to ask: is this thing gonna happen?
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 41
I don't care about the house, Michael.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 42
No, you need to stand up for yourself.
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Well, the Bad Place Crew requested the hangover filter
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 45
after each other, or whatever it is nerds do.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 46
We think you'd be a great addition to the team.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 47
We hang out after work because we're friends.
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 48
I get it, man. Which one's my desk?
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 49
Most days, you'll be able to avoid even talking
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 50
last night. We hooked up.

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and I'm all set with it, thanks.
#2
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Everybody cool? Great.
#3
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I need some help negotiating. I don't even know what to offer.
#4
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 5
And anyway, there's a bigger problem:
#5
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 6
It's up your mom's butt, you fat dink.
#6
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 7
Surely this magnificent house will placate them.
#7
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 8
to get up on this dumb ledge though, it's like...
#8
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 9
is Eleanor's worst nightmare.
#9
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 10
Uh, flying piranhas, lava monsters, college improv,
#10
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 11
I don't mean to be a bother, but could I possibly
#11
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 12
All right, Michael, we're going to ply them
#12
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 13
Sure, quick question: what is a "jalapeño"?
#13
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 14
That's hilarious.
#14
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 15
Oh, nailed it again.
#15
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in Thailand rescuing victims of human trafficking.
#16
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and you're like a... wet pile of mulch.
#17
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your parents got a divorce?
#18
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and abandoned me at a train station in Bangladesh.
#19
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learned English from watching "Seinfeld,"
#20
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Oh, man, these horndogs are vibing like mofos.
#21
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Hey, Janet.
#22
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if I know things, because I'm an informational delivery system,
#23
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 24
Buffalo Wild Wings in Jacksonville,
#24
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Because you're the only person here that's nice to me.
#25
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making a deal for Fake Eleanor.
#26
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You know, I actually don't think that's such a good idea.
#27
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 28
and in-depth classes. He taught me about Plato
#28
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 29
Chidi, you don't have to explain anything to me.
#29
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I've seen it all already. You guys go ahead.
#30
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Okay.
#31
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on your credit card, and the rest of us get screwed?
#32
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 33
Where did she end up?
#33
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 34
Want a bump?
#34
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 35
- Karaoke time! - Whoo!
#35
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 36
when he drinks."
#36
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 37
and he never spoke again.
#37
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 38
But I read your file...
#38
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 39
We will torture you, but you'll also be happier
#39
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 40
Okay, hold on, I have to ask: is this thing gonna happen?
#40
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 41
I don't care about the house, Michael.
#41
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No, you need to stand up for yourself.
#42
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Well, the Bad Place Crew requested the hangover filter
#44
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 45
after each other, or whatever it is nerds do.
#45
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 46
We think you'd be a great addition to the team.
#46
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 47
We hang out after work because we're friends.
#47
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 48
I get it, man. Which one's my desk?
#48
Recap of The Good Place Season 1 Episode 9 (S01E09) - 49
Most days, you'll be able to avoid even talking
#49
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last night. We hooked up.
#50