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Television lawyer Dean Sanderson moves back to his small home town after his hit series, "The Grinder," is canceled thinking his time on TV qualifies him to run his family's law firm.

Season 1

Aired 6 years ago - May 10, 2016

Dean Sr.'s malpractice trial is finally at hand and it will come to a surprising conclusion when Stewart gets sidelined, leaving it to the rest of the Sanderson & Yao team to save the firm and find out who has been the secret mastermind behind Cory Manler and Dean Sr.'s case. Stewart is concerned that Dean's instincts and Grinder-isms won't be enough to win the day, and Dean is offended by his own brother's lack of faith. MORE -LESS

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You want to tell Dean?
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an actual lawyer in charge
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It should be me.
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that you're as worthy of love as Uncle Dean?
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I told you so. I'm watching this.
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kind of looking forward to it, you know,
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You'd rather have Claire run this than me.
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I hear every one of them, and they hurt me.
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- becoming real ones? - Is that a prejudice?
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Trouble you got us into.
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That's your decision?
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- Really? - Stand down, Lacoste.
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No one thanks you more than I do, nobody in this courtroom.
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Don't you think I know that?
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- Use them how? - Read what I wrote on the cards,
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I'm not gonna like it!
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maybe I didn't give you guys
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In the judgment of the court...
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Yeah, I want to take it from the top.
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Look, I get it.
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No, you know why?
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which he should never have had at craft service,
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Is he allowed to just dissect every single thing that I say?
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Oh, there's a list. Good, I-I thought you had
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That works, pick one...
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Mr. Sanderson, how are you today?
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Mr. Sanderson, do you recall
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Okay, he's right, Mr. Sanderson.
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The transcript
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- I didn't lie to him. - Yes, you did.
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Open it.
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keep our father out of prison.
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- Well, it wasn't. - Well, it was to me,
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He doesn't even want you here,
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- Stop it! - I can't stop!
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I tried to beat you with the law,
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they said he transitioned to real law.
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Look, if Ethan wakes up, he's gonna freak out
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- How do you do that? - Where you going?
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Oh... Stew.
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Uh, yeah.
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Mr. Sanderson, I am going to need you to arrive at a point.
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- That it's over. - Is it true?
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not have to shut the doors of Sanderson & Yao!
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What is happening?!
Aired 6 years ago - May 03, 2016

When Stew learns that his father is guilty, he wants to settle, but Dean tries one of his old "Grinder" tricks to solve the case. Meanwhile, Stew is concerned that he is now "infected" by "The Grinder".

Aired 6 years ago - Apr 19, 2016

Dean and Stewart receive a surprise visit from their mother. Stewart attempts to get reservations to a hot restaurant for his and Deb's anniversary dinner.

Aired 6 years ago - Apr 12, 2016

Stew is worried that Dean Sr.'s anger problems will hurt his case, but Dean Sr. insists there's no problem at all. Dean says there's only one surefire way to find out what the people really think: they take it to the masses for some good old-fashioned focus group testing. Before long, the entire family gets caught up in the feedback of how they are perceived by others. MORE -LESS

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Uh, you know what? It never hurts...
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A collection of completely average strangers
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to get us from "not sure" to definitely sure?
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I don't know, will they?
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I can feel it.
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nothin' on their minds.
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Yeah, yeah.
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- Mm-hmm. - Well, I love that about you,
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Seems like the simplest,
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Wow. Okay, I understand
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Behind every big decision in my life,
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Yeah, we need the room. Do you mind?
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'Cause you may hear some things about your father,
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and that you're going to then make the necessary adjustments.
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that you might have.
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Could you please, uh, state your name for the record?
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hearing Stewart? Could you speak up a little bit?
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- Objection! - No, Todd, you can't... That's not...
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Is that better?
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Hey! What are
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How 'bout that?
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I just didn't really buy that he was a lawyer.
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Hey.
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I seem lawyerly to you, right?
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Okay. Uh, what is it?
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No, you can't just pick and choose the notes
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we know exactly who you are.
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Damn right you will. And so will we.
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Oh, that sounds like something.
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What if I told you...
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(scraping)
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Oh. I, uh... You know, my left eye
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- like Dean. Just, you know, parts. - Uh-huh.
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Yeah, thanks for noticing. Nobody at school did.
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Well, it's a... slippery slope.
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You know, you're not so good at taking criticism.
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It's not what's coming across, apparently.
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- And we know they're never wrong. - We do?
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you tested pretty high with that focus group in there.
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do whatever.
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You would believe a couple of strangers
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I always thought the people could never be wrong.
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Turns out six people in a mall
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You're taking the note, aren't you?
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where we listen to them and we just take what we need?
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- That's correct. - Well, then, sir,
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What?
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No, I just, uh, woke up one morning and thought, "Why not?"
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- I'll call you back. - No, she won't, no, she will not.
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They may be, Ethan. They may be.
Aired 6 years ago - Mar 15, 2016

Post-therapy, Dean finds that he has lost the ability to grind. To get it back, he decides to crack the case of the office being ransacked. Meanwhile, in flashback, we see a younger, struggling Dean Sanderson as he must decide whether to embrace a simple life, or pursue his destiny and become the Grinder he was always meant to be.

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Well, Kelly gave me an ultimatum,
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- Well, we... - We feel like
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Oh, uh, so tomorrow,
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- Why don't you tell us. - What?
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Oh, my God.
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the name of a man that you have secretly been working with.
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Yeah, you see, I-I...
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so you sort of flew out of frame.
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"I'm in a committed relationship,
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I say the lines and, like,
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(exhales)
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Okay, yeah, that's on me. Sorry.
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- Is that what we're saying? - I'm not.
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He's going to solve it!
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No. No, this totally makes sense.
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way worse than anyone else's. That's weird.
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Remember? We-we both saw him out back.
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Guys...
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- On it. - and you are gonna
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Just... helping him.
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Do you even care about this interview at all?
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Freezer doors is who... I am!
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- I got to tell you something. - What?
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push past my feelings right now? We got to focus on the break-in.
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- Are we done talking about this? - Mm-hmm.
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Well, out of nowhere, she goes dark on me.
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It's just not fair, Benji.
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but they couldn't find him.
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Ah... so these are doorknobs from the office?
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That it was an inside job.
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Because it's always applicable.
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when I have an idea... she doesn't even want to hear it.
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your own mind?
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They couldn't find him.
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We should be leaving. If we're gonna go...
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And I'm also not a freezer door salesman.
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(laughs)
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- All right, well, I got nothing to hide. - Yeah, me neither.
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Get out of here, man.
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in a massive explosion on an oil rig in the gulf.
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I was at home.
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(echoing): It was an inside job.
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how to do the one thing
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Uh, Todd maybe?
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Okay, I need a minute to take that in.
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My alibi with Claire... I just pushed it too far!
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It was recording...
Aired 6 years ago - Mar 01, 2016

As the conspiracy surrounding Sanderson & Yao reaches a boiling point, the only man who can get to the bottom of it has abandoned the "grind" and enrolled in law school. Stewart, desperate for Dean's help, will go to any lengths to turn his brother back into "The Grinder".

Aired 6 years ago - Feb 23, 2016

Stewart becomes certain there's a larger conspiracy against the firm. It’s the first time Sanderson & Yao has ever been involved in a truly dramatic situation, but Dean has shed his “Grinder” persona and refuses to listen to Stewart’s “paranoia.” Instead, Dean decides to focus on being the office intern, so Stew has to take matters into his own hands. MORE -LESS

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before I invited an overnight guest.
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- Oh, you're insulted. - Jillian's a professional.
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What if you wanted
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And what plan was that, Stewart?
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- You seem angry. - Well, yeah, I am angry.
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Do you think this is maybe
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Let's start with your recurring dream
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I don't know, but I think we should ask for a continuance.
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myself of all things Grinder
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that I am not a lawyer.
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I need to start on the ground floor.
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- Which is... - So, if you'll excuse me...
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Please tell me that was real.
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- 20 minutes, and you're proud of that? - That's good!
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Back there. I'm driving.
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The fun's about to begin.
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We'll hear from the defendant first,
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- This ought to be good. - All right, Your Honor,
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had occurred.
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Dad, let me help you.
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Conspiracy did nothing for you?
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It's about the facts.
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Oh, something else is going on,
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Like Dean?
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those were the best times of our lives.
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- Dad's case, right? - Oh, he's shredding, he's shredding,
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a character-building experience.
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- He's clearly running from something. - He is?
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No, a little weird is you guys not having sex.
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You see, Dad is not wrong all the time, okay?
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Hold on, I'm getting a picture.
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Hey, how's it going?
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I sent it to Mom, too.
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That was definitely necessary.
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Stew, people exchange flash drives
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- You guys have been talking about me? - Well, honey,
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And there's no way that was you being fine.
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I think you're right.
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I heard the wall.
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for being there for me.
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You are a real estate agent.
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You know what, then, you make something up, okay?
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Oh, um, I'm, uh, just between agencies right now.
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Oh.
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Big closets...
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gave up on all that conspiracy crap.
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transitionary.
Aired 6 years ago - Feb 16, 2016

Dean's therapist, Jillian, encourages him to, once and for all, shed his Grinder persona and find out who the real Dean is. Through his therapy exercises, he ends up making others around him evaluate their own issues, much to Stewart's frustration.

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Yeah, it's not just about you now, Dad. It's bad
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- Great. Anything else. - Um, Todd, is there something
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Well... and I'm not ashamed to admit it... I am in therapy.
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can sometimes be...
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do not discuss anything Grinder-related in front of me.
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Great note, Stew. From now on,
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- Is it maybe in one of these...? - Don't touch that!
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They make you jump through so many hoops these days.
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Yeah, Dad, Judge Cordell died years ago.
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Mm, uh-uh, not fair.
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until I'm done checking it off,
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I mean, to take this kind of time off.
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- So great. - Hey, Dean,
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Uh, no, let's-let's have meetings.
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Why are you yelling?
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Right. Yeah. "Screwball."
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Look who's being dramatic now. I'm being dramatic?
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You'll set back my recovery.
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Okay. You need to find your breath.
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Jillian, this is not about me!
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- Hey, Mrs. S. - Joel!
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I have filled out in my life?
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over the weekend, and then we'll get it thrown out by Monday.
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Um, later would be better.
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- Yes, you do, but... - Because when I look back on it,
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- in the workplace. - Yep.
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No, don't come back. I think we're good.
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it's getting late, and I think Joel has to be getting home.
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- Zadak. - I'm just saying I think
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Deb, Deb, he has.
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- Pissy. - "Pissy" is a good way to put it.
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Unnecessary drama.
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Then let's not mention it! Let's stop mentioning!
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- Isn't she great? - Phenomenal.
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...and Deb's a great office manager, bored out of her mind.
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working with you, but you won't let me?
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I'm gonna cleanse myself of The Grinder
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Don't you think this is hard enough for me?
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I think you should go.
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Well, he asked me to go through some documents for him.
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He wants to show you he's still got it.
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You told me that you were adopted.
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- his Grinder bonfire. - Oh, wow.
Aired 6 years ago - Feb 09, 2016

When Dean scares off a big prospective client by being too dramatic, Stewart tells him maybe it’s finally time to let go of his “Grinder” persona and come down to earth. He tries to convince Dean he should go to therapy. Dean reluctantly agrees, but in typical Dean fashion, he overcorrects and begins “therapizing” the whole family, including Debbie, who is now tempted to quit her grueling job. MORE -LESS

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for international growth, but Dandro does not want that."
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the Rudy moment I was hoping for.
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- Because he's impossible. - I don't know. I mean, have you talked
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Why not? Right.
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and I figured a cubicle isn't really,
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Oh, macro convo. Love it.
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um... adjustments.
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to bring the dramatics from your TV show
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lawyers settle. A lot.
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and that is really what concerns me the most.
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I just think that maybe
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Not an overhaul. Just... like, a...
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That's impressive. But can you promise
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Why would that be a problem for me?
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just waiting to interject at the perfect moment?
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and I decided this client
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We've been through this.
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you're a lawyer because...
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you telling me what to say to your brother.
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But we know what we're saying?
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Hi, Dean.
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- May I say something? - Yes.
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this is where I need to be.
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- Great. - Great.
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- Dean, that's fantastic. - That's great to hear.
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It was right after, remember?
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Oh, yeah, uh, yes, thank you. She-she told you that?
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But not everything has to be all big drama.
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Caught how?
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And-and Stew, seems like you could use a little bit of
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Oh, there you are.
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You've done enough damage already.
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- Dean, it's not happening. - Well...
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what's said in my sessions with other patients.
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a second chance with Foosley.
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we can have a discussion about facts that were presented
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It's not quite making sense to me based on what I asked?
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Oh!
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Hey, Roy, sorry we keep missing each other.
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No, no, those days are behind me.
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I am seeing the world through a completely different lens.
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Dandro was being all-all Dandro, and-and
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So I just... I grabbed that steering wheel, and
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- Grab the steering wheel. - I got to grab the wheel.
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- You picking any of this up, Bill? - 100%.
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- Maybe texts from another man? - She quit.
Aired 6 years ago - Feb 02, 2016

Timothy Olyphant is back in Boise and the rivalry between Dean and him continues when Stewart invites Olyphant to spend more time around Sanderson & Yao. After getting into an argument about who is closer to being a real lawyer, the two "Grinders" decide to go head-to-head in a mock trial.

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the way we did it was first we called their bluff.
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My gift to you, huh?
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I think someone without a law degree is just as qualified
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on that same show, but only at the end, when they weren't even
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(voice distorting, fading): that I would be the uber-qualified
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Good, 'cause this was gonna be exhausting.
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Okay, good. Thank you.
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to one of us, it's important to every damn one of us.
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- For the role? - Exactly.
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This is absurd.
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The shows a hit, people love it, critics love it.
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but I don't believe myself.
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On the jury box
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(shouting continues)
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Hey, uh, Dean, Tim. Uh, what are you guys doing?
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But he's The Grinder's brother.
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OLYPHANT: Take it easy, Stew.
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- What? It's normal. - It's a regular face.
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STEWART: Now there's two of 'em.
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they're both used to being the star, right?
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(clears throat) All right, let's talk some law.
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'Cause it feels like maybe you were leaning
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is a little inexperienced... um, much different.
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Well, hey, bro, maybe you should talk to your bro about that,
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We're both actors who have played lawyers.
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Probably because what you're saying is true.
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Hmm. I like the stakes.
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- But what about your presidency, Dad? - This is more important.
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- I'm glad you understand that. One can win. - Yeah. Just one man. Mm-hmm.
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And then we have to stay afterward
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Just don't take out your frustrations with me on my kid.
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You're a lifesaver, sir.
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that just because a person is not something
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"I'm closer to being a lawyer than he is."
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Ms. Lacoste, how many cases has Timothy Olyphant
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There's no city attached to it because it's not
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Then why did you say it?
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Please let the record show that I got
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Oh, I wasn't prepared for a follow-up question.
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If you've come up here to give a pep talk,
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He's better than I am.
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Yeah, what do you care anyway?
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Maybe you should figure that out before you come up here
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but it's a pipe dream.
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isn't really a lawyer
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(shouts): Answer... the question,
Aired 6 years ago - Jan 26, 2016

After their fallout, Dean and Stewart find themselves on opposing sides during a divorce case. Meanwhile, back at home, Ethan and Lizzie are seeing the impact of life without Uncle Dean, and Stewart and Debbie quickly take notice.

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Honestly, we didn't bring you here to learn our names.
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- we've got it covered? - Well, then I would say
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It's like I'm watching the show.
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- Leaving. - Yep.
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and also I will never have a thing with you.
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You guys, what is...?
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Are you feeling okay, buddy?
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Uncle Dean was really encouraging me
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do that with you, right?
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I just asked him what his plan was.
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You... No. No!
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You look good.
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And I don't know how he got there.
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Yes, Mr. Sanderson?
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Let me rephrase that.
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...took the time to get me certified,
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...but you...
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Dad, he's the one that blew this out of proportion.
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Just do it for me, your dad.
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About what?
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Uh, okay, I mean, we could do that,
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No. I won't.
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Hey, somebody want to...
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Yeah, okay? I'm just bummed I'm not gonna be there
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Wait. So if he wants to settle,
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to be treated like a lawyer, so maybe this is your opportunity
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- It can't be anything else. - No. I've narrowed it down.
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Reception alerted me to your presence.
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- you're very happy here. - I am happy.
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but I'm here as a lawyer,
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Yeah. I sent up the Pascalimony stuff.
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Uh, and if you have a second,
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Rozz and Landy are using you for your celebrity.
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Certified legal intern.
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I will see you in court.
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Oh, right, right. Thank you for reminding me.
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I'm just feeling a tickle in the back of my throat.
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Yeah, Rozz, what would he be resting?
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Uh, you can't object. This is opening arguments.
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Mr. Sanderson, you need to stop talking.
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We'll take a short recess, and I'd like you both to be
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Now I'm wondering... and this is 'cause of the judge thing...
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So... what?
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You want me to entertain the client.
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He got my name right.
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that we regret, and then pride gets in the way
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You see what your brother's doing, don't you?
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like a home.
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This is not what I want at all!
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Even though we both got fired
Aired 6 years ago - Jan 19, 2016

Stewart and Deb tell Dean it's time for him to find his own place. Meanwhile, a rival law firm attempts to poach Dean from Sanderson & Yao. Also, Deb becomes reliant on Andre, Dean's former stand-in, who's crashing with the family

Aired 6 years ago - Jan 05, 2016

After Dean catches Timothy Olyphant making out with Claire, he thinks he can "win her back" by taking the lead on a case - and using very questionable tactics - representing a friend of hers. Meanwhile, Stewart is excited that a reporter is writing a story on him, but becomes upset when Dean steals the spotlight.

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I like to start things off with a staff meeting, Neal.
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Something on the back burner can catch fire
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I heard he's boning Claire
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This case matters deeply to Claire and I.
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for our clients in order to prove reasonable doubt.
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We are going to solve this case.
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Or do they get in there and reveal the real culprit?
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You know, Dean's got this whole "find the culprit" angle.
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and show Neal how sexy simple law can be.
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We're just spitballing about strategy.
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where the criminal is gonna strike next...
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Well, take it down, Neal.
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- Right. - Right?
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Oh. Perfect.
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he's here with her.
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Um, I don't think he was involved in all this.
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This is a brick.
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it's lunch pails, it's...
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which means
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of me, am I right?
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No, no, that was... that was it, Neal.
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I'll see you in the morning.
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Good, good.
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I know that, hon. That's why I'm up here pouting.
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This is a smear piece.
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And all theories until disproven are working theories.
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all over my face.
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- This could work. - Mm-hmm.
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And since when does Stew Sanderson need it to be easy?
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Exactly.
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It's the only way to turn the story around.
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Todd, how can you make a model
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We have a brick here,
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that he hasn't hit yet, and we get him to do it
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Sure, why don't we just call a press conference?
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Uh, it's great to be back here with you, Jimmy.
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You, what, you moved back to your hometown
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To smoke out the SUV window smasher.
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Well, and, uh, Kimmel owed him a favor.
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Several times.
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unless you don't want me around.
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Please tell me you did not do all of this
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What?!
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on a TNT miniseries called Stakeout?
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Uh, "Dean doesn't know if this will happen tonight.
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A smear piece on Todd, huh?
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- It is? - Doesn't even matter
Aired 7 years ago - Dec 01, 2015

“The Grinder: New Orleans” -- a spinoff of the original hit series, asks Dean to film a scene giving closure to his beloved character, Mitch Grinder. Not surprisingly, Dean struggles with being replaced by his TV brother, Rake. Meanwhile Stewart, who has also been feeling replaced by his brother in Ethan's eyes, jumps at the opportunity to get Dean back into acting and out of his hair. MORE -LESS

Aired 7 years ago - Nov 24, 2015

After spending several holidays away from the family, Dean is thrilled to be reunited with them for his first real Thanksgiving celebration in a long time. But his overexcitement and meddling brings a major, unexpected family secret to light. Meanwhile, a series of flashbacks reveal the chain of events that led to Dean's departure from his hit TV drama. MORE -LESS

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Staying behind... because it's easier."
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Why did they stop coming?
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I can't take it easy, honey. The pilgrims didn't take it easy.
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I can't be the only other person who knows.
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Hey! Thanksgiving is
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- It is big news. Don't let him tell you that. - He's not gonna...
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how many people died at that intersection.
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how's that prepubescent stuff going for you?
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Are you asking me?
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I'm bouncing back and forth between all of 'em.
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partly cloudy.
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I had no idea that you were taking the divorce this hard.
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- Wow, this I can't wait for. - Joseph T. Yao will be here any minute.
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let me walk away from this.
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Hey, boys. A blast from the past.
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- Oh, you don't want to say? - Well, I'm-I'm feeling a little not well.
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Dean, I'm not doing this today.
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When you've run aground
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Dean, the ratings are higher than ever.
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You want to skip the, the ripping part? Is that what you're saying?
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I'll tell you what.
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Dean.
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Dean, are you okay?
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Well, then I'm definitely gonna stay.
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My God, they were having sex in my childhood bed?
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- Ugh. - Ew. No. No, thank you.
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And Dad is sitting downstairs right now
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- No, I'm not! - Honey, I actually think
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All right? We're not gonna tell anybody, we're not
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- Mm. - But we should, um...
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Really enjoyed it.
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Just trying to figure it all out.
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I'm afraid I did.
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is turning you into something you're not.
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at best, you're leasing it.
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For what?
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Dude, you are so dialed in.
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in a couple hours, everything's back to normal.
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Well... you had me till the end there.
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Till there's no more road left.
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Or are we at the end of this?
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why would I have no shirt in the law library?
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That's the fun of the title.
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I gave him a soul.
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You guys save room for dessert?
Aired 7 years ago - Nov 17, 2015

Stewart convinces Dean he can’t keep using his celebrity if he really wants to be a “regular guy.” But when the brothers find themselves in serious trouble, Dean’s fame might be the only way to bail them out. Meanwhile, Debbie gets an assistant, and ends up being more of an assistant to her.

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From this moment on...
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And to think, I had an assistant who was doing this
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For me, I think a firm leash
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I'm not trying to micromanage you or anything, so...
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Well, I live right by this place,
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- that would be awesome. - Is that a thing?
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I'm supposed to go away with my wife this weekend.
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on a kind of, um...
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but I said "no," and I waited 45 minutes.
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- So are we free to go, Officer? - Whoa, whoa, whoa, whoa.
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Yesterday, I would have just kept on driving.
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What the heck are you doing?
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My lucky day. So, what brings you here?
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I gave him a ticket. Pretty cut and dry.
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and he ultimately obliged.
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- It would be hard not to. - So for the record, that's a "yes"?
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thrown into the garbage.
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Well, we don't know if he's Armenian, Dad,
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Just ask the favor.
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and I cannot imagine going back.
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How do I trick my dog into going to the vet?
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'cause I haven't had a coffee. Is that mine?
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Yeah, I do remember.
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how I'm gonna make it through today.
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I'm trying to get all this work done
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And that you're the one who's gonna be
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Yeah, run, go get my coffee.
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He came all the way down here. He's in the car
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Free of charge!
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and get back to reality.
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- Noted. - And secondly,
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Hmm. But you can't fire me, right?
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like you would trick a dog into going to the vet.
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Car's all set.
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Yeah, he did actually. Scored the winning goal.
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And then he...
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Couldn't get in touch with Dad.
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who's more due for a win than Todd.
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Farouk Manda... danian?
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You know we're gonna be here all night now? My trip is ruined.
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I think you taught me a few things, too.
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It'd be the morning shift guy.
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Grinder, over here! Grinder!
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Dean, trust me, this is right.
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He proves it.
Aired 7 years ago - Nov 10, 2015

When Ethan chooses to audition for the school play instead of following in his father's footsteps by joining the tech crew, it highlights the differences between those who seem destined for the spotlight and those who live their lives in the shadows. Meanwhile, Stewart confronts Dean Sr. about how he gave his two sons very different life advice.

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I mean, I do like getting awards.
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"Swing for the fences.
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And nobody would argue that.
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I mean, you're really okay setting him up for failure?
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He said, "Here are your limits, don't go past them."
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- No, you're cool. - Uh, you can't... you can't take that back.
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All right,
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I think we should probably settle.
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I don't even know what the hell you're talking about.
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Seems like we should settle.
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The crying?
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You may be surprised to know that before I ever acted a word,
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and that I would have to learn
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in Sleepy Hollow.
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But didn't you say that I need to have it
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Yeah. Let's try it again.
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and he still doesn't understand dimming.
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Somebody beat him out for this?
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Ethan's been through enough. Now it's time
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Or did he?
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Does the name Sandy Malmuth ring a bell?
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Because I also lost something,
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What?
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Shame on you, sir,
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Uh... Sandy?
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a 12-year-old of a part
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Stage crew is not rolling over and dying.
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and did half of what I taught him, he earned that part.
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if I'm okay with Todd
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Whose?
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- Ethan was on the crew and he was enjoying it, - Keep folding.
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Ethan... terrific.
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Uh, I was gonna wait till opening night,
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- Being seen. - Being seen. You got it. Yeah!
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- We're good on all terms, Your Honor. - Uh, no, we're not, Your Honor.
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While I'm still young.
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Hey. What are you guys doing?
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Let's see what the bastard's hiding.
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marked "auditions."
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to get chills all over your body at once?
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Mr. Malmuth's laptop proves anything.
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suddenly he's questioning my integrity?
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will see things the same as me.
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Principal Davis,
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And the impartial observer that you yourself asked for agrees.
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What happened here was an embarrassment!
Aired 7 years ago - Nov 03, 2015

Just as Dean prepares to give up on what he thinks is a hopeless search for love, he is reunited with Gail, an old flame who restores his belief in romance. Meanwhile, Deb encourages Stewart to change his strict ways and let Lizzie have a supervised date with Joel Zadak.

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It's a nightmare you're never gonna have to endure.
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because he's absurdly handsome and rich.
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Is there someone from before he was famous?
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- She holds up. - Does she hold up?
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That is the question, isn't it?
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- Hi! - Gail Budnick!
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I gave Gail my virginity, Todd.
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a big ol' actor, right?
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Was that always the title?
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handled Gail's divorce.
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- you were talking about. - I like watching.
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And she's never seen the show.
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Thank you for not putting a damper on what's been
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But she kept hammering me, and... you know,
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I'm thinking of whisking Gail away
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a couple of nights, and then I think it could work.
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Okay, 2:00.
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a huge thank-you for a super productive week.
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- I get that. - So it's going well, huh?
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for reintroducing me to the love of my life.
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I feel terrible about how much time I've been away, as it is.
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I mean, sure, he hijacked
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it doesn't sound like equal treatment to me.
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because Uncle Dean is not a parent.
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- to me, too. - Wait, Gail is pregnant?
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- Oh. - So you just chose to phrase that
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This parenting thing is rewarding,
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but to imply that Toby can't be my son
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this is the life I would've had.
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always make the right decisions, but you're in there,
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And what I see in there is an equal double date.
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Yeah. I knew what he was all about.
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Let's go.
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right now? Were you not just in the same house with me,
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Oh, Gail is cooking up a storm,
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and Toby just had a meltdown.
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Toby has a car?
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Oh, this is... Toby?
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The cutest. Huh.
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You know, he's a bit of a handful,
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What did you just say, honey?
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Not anymore.
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But that painting doesn't sit flush against the wall, does it?
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remove that painting from the wall.
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The painting, please.
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Judging from the dust pattern,
Aired 7 years ago - Oct 20, 2015

When a new couple, Lyle and Vanessa Gerhart, comes into their life, Stewart and Deb deal with "The Dean Effect" - people liking you only because you have a famous brother. Meanwhile, Dean finds himself in a similar situation with Claire, the first person he's ever met who isn't affected by his celebrity

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- wrestling champ Rory Pecor? - Yeah. That's him.
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gonna maybe kind of ease you back into it.
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Todd, come on. Claire just got here. Let's give her something.
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Joe Gordon-Levitt came in, guest starred.
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I find her fascinating.
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- He got written off the show, yeah. - ...the show.
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So what about this dress for when the Gerharts
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I mean, Deb, you can help me with this.
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- There's got to be a better example. - Yeah, I-I feel like
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Yes, my annual donation.
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Say hi to Maggie.
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Oh, my God, no. Attention?
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yeah, I try to mix in a little bit of both.
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And then I wrote what turned out to be the final ordinance.
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Oh, uh, Lyle, Vanessa, this is my brother Dean.
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Wow. How-how does it feel to be back?
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Oh. Yeah, no, that's something.
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You know, I sometimes forget that he's famous.
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So I don't know if you guys are free,
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just so they could invite Dean to their charity thing.
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When I made physical contact with them,
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Why don't you just work on the case
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- It could be fun. - Okay.
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We're gonna put Claire in there and move you to her cubicle.
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I guess that would be awkward.
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any real work, and I need a bone to chew on.
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We usually just did an all-nighter montage and skipped
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And there is one, right?
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That's Judge McCan!
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I guess, you know, that Dean isn't here.
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He spends his days in the children's ward,
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Wait, I'm sorry.
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there's your uncle. Can I meet him now?
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She is truly hideous to watch.
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I'll text you the pin.
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- The Grinder. - The Grinder.
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Where's The Grinder?
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- Oh, God. - But I...
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- is Brandon? - I'm...
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It is the life I have chosen to accept.
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Thank you, Dean.
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Um, well, maybe you just
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And I... did, too.
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Uh, he, uh, had to leave.
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- No, we-we both just agreed that you should. - Yeah.
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Wow! Well, that's a hurtful hunch.
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Honestly, I-I don't remember how it all went down.
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You're focusing on something that we're just trying
Aired 7 years ago - Oct 13, 2015

Convinced that the only explanation for Claire’s non-interest in him is that she’s a mole, Dean tells Stewart that Claire is sharing secrets with a rival firm. Although Stewart dismisses the accusation, Dean is set on proving his brother wrong. Meanwhile, Deb and Claire strike up a friendship, the gossipy nature of which propels Stewart to question whether Claire can be trusted after all. MORE -LESS

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Two siblings locked in the stalemate of a lifetime,
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Your grandfather just believes your uncle
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Doesn't matter.
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so, until one of you comes clean, you're both grounded.
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There's been a little setback on the personal injury case.
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Or... do we know?
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- Except your character. - Hmm?
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Mm-hmm.
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Thank you, Claire, for presenting an actual solution.
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So what are we thinking? Fire her?
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Hi, Deb. I need to talk to you. Hallway.
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- I didn't. - You, Dean, broke the window.
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Oh, another free one.
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Hey, Rozz/Landy!
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that got hit by a car and how that case went against you.
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Well, Todd... you can always tell me anything.
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Do you know what this means?
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So I think it's time we have a frank,
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You guys are more stubborn than your dad ever was.
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It's why The Grinder was never wrong on the show.
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that directly affects Rozz/Landy in a negative way.
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Like to what?
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That was a great note.
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Look at you, bud.
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Desperately. You two are terrible.
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because, dude, we respect you. We do.
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Listen to me, listen to me.
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Don't let Dean knows that you know that I know...
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- Got it. - You got it?
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- But you say it in your own... - ...pronouns, the pronouns change.
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I don't specifically
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I did it, okay?
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Wait, what-what just happened?
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Oh, I know. That's new.
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I see where this is going, and I think you should stop.
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Really?
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Probably also gonna... have to report her to the bar.
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Yeah.
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I knew that guy couldn't keep his mouth shut.
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Sorry, I was sleeping.
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I hear that... works for people.
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And in return, you agree that no one is at fault.
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who think they don't have to take responsibility
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and it's gonna shock a lot of people.
Aired 7 years ago - Oct 06, 2015

After the exciting and victorious Krantz case, Sanderson & Yao gets flooded with cases. Dean, in his usual fashion, wants them to pick the next big case. Stewart disagrees, but he realizes that telling Dean he can’t do something only will make him want to do it more. Soo Stewart decides to encourage Dean and the plan backfires. Meanwhile, Dean inspires Debbie to go for a promotion at work using a “big dog” approach, which puts her job in jeopardy MORE -LESS

Aired 7 years ago - Sep 29, 2015

When his long-running hit series comes to an end, Dean finds himself at a crossroads in life and decides to move back to his small home town thinking he has the experience to take over his family’s law firm, where he butts heads with his brother, Stewart.

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Look at me. I'm a mess.
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gonna make me forget the side character thing?
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and I think he's picking up on that.
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Hey.
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It's beautiful.
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- I make you think that? - I love you, brother.
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before he goes to court.
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- Grinder! - Hey, man! Thanks for watching!
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attempted to raise monthly rent to $750,
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and we recommend you take it and settle.
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- He is not helping. He's not a lawyer. - Right now,
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We should definitely settle.
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I feel like all we do around here is settle.
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- Grind it! - Yeah.
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Oh, sure, well, acting on a TV show's the equivalent
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into cardiac arrest next to someone who didn't play a doctor
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we are going to trial
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within the context of a bankruptcy case?
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Be good, you two.
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and I'm gonna be stuck talking up here in this octave forever.
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- Grind? - I grind. Because I am The Grinder.
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Hey.
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- I've been there. - It's fine.
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I don't know what you're talking about, bro.
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and I'll even say he's a solid hang.
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What part...
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It's part of the process. Tells me a lot about somebody.
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being here, I realized what I've been missing,
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One that's very personal to me, Emily.
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Cutaneous B-Cell Lymphoma.
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hurtful, hurtful words.
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Krantz says, "Move out," you say, "Fine."
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Wait a second. Let me just...
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and it sounds terrible.
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Wow.
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Where's our guy?
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he's... mad at me,
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surprisingly a no-show.
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All the prosecution has proven is that the plaintiff...
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Dean Sanderson is not an actual lawyer.
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- There you go. Thanks. - Oh, that's great. Thank you.
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dated March 1, 2015,
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Because all this time,
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Because the man's an idiot.
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I'm afraid that counsel is right.