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Season 4  "Cooperative Escapism in Familial Relations"  4x5

Aired 9 years ago - Mar 07, 2013

The study group goes to Shirley's house for Thanksgiving dinner; Jeff reunites with his father, who he hasn't seen since he was young.

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- Oh, thank you. - Hello, come in.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 5
Oh, yeah. That's Andre's people.
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I'm going to put this on a nice platter with some crackers in the trash.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 7
and then I started thinking about all that stuff you said
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 8
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 9
The tension, the backbiting, the judgmental comments.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 10
Oh, you're all hiding out in here.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 11
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 12
And someone with the gravitas of Morgan Freeman had to narrate it.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 13
You had a moment of doubt, and here I am to help you through it.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 14
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 15
that there are a lot of emotions flowing right now,
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 16
Jeff, I urge you not to run from the muss and fuss.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 17
Oh, I see you've met Willy Junior.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 18
Hmm?
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or damage her property.
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Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 21
Oh, I don't think that's going to cut it.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 22
This is Thanksgiving.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 23
At your age, in the bedroom...
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 24
Okay.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 25
I like your hustle.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 26
Like mister... mister I've got my shirt...
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 27
but you just got stuck.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 28
I got my own place when I was 18.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 29
You run away, and I'm going to sleep like a baby tonight.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 30
And that's how it went for the afternoon.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 31
[Harmonica playing]
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But sooner or later, our warden would come knocking.
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[Grunts]
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And that's when I told my old firm to shove it.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 37
but for what it's worth, I'm proud of you.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 38
so self-reliant and well-adjusted,
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 39
and me leaving seems to have made you independent,
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 40
Eat garbage dip.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 41
I thought I could tip the scales in my favor by having a few friends around.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 42
turns out to be a fellow prisoner,
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 43
- Whoa, what are you doing in my car? - Take me with you.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 44
you're only letting him off the hook for being a terrible father,
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 45
Ow! Jeez.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 46
which is to put you in the trash can, take you out like trash,
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 47
You guys can go. I'll be fine.
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 48
You came back!
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I told everybody at school that I had appendicitis.

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- Oh, thank you. - Hello, come in.
#4
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Oh, yeah. That's Andre's people.
#5
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 6
I'm going to put this on a nice platter with some crackers in the trash.
#6
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 7
and then I started thinking about all that stuff you said
#7
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 8 #8 Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 9
The tension, the backbiting, the judgmental comments.
#9
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 10
Oh, you're all hiding out in here.
#10
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 11 #11 Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 12
And someone with the gravitas of Morgan Freeman had to narrate it.
#12
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 13
You had a moment of doubt, and here I am to help you through it.
#13
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 14 #14 Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 15
that there are a lot of emotions flowing right now,
#15
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Jeff, I urge you not to run from the muss and fuss.
#16
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 17
Oh, I see you've met Willy Junior.
#17
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 18
Hmm?
#18
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or damage her property.
#19
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Oh, I don't think that's going to cut it.
#21
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This is Thanksgiving.
#22
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 23
At your age, in the bedroom...
#23
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 24
Okay.
#24
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 25
I like your hustle.
#25
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 26
Like mister... mister I've got my shirt...
#26
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 27
but you just got stuck.
#27
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 28
I got my own place when I was 18.
#28
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 29
You run away, and I'm going to sleep like a baby tonight.
#29
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 30
And that's how it went for the afternoon.
#30
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 31
[Harmonica playing]
#31
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 32
But sooner or later, our warden would come knocking.
#32
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[Grunts]
#34
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And that's when I told my old firm to shove it.
#36
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 37
but for what it's worth, I'm proud of you.
#37
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so self-reliant and well-adjusted,
#38
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 39
and me leaving seems to have made you independent,
#39
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 40
Eat garbage dip.
#40
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I thought I could tip the scales in my favor by having a few friends around.
#41
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 42
turns out to be a fellow prisoner,
#42
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 43
- Whoa, what are you doing in my car? - Take me with you.
#43
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 44
you're only letting him off the hook for being a terrible father,
#44
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 45
Ow! Jeez.
#45
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 46
which is to put you in the trash can, take you out like trash,
#46
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 47
You guys can go. I'll be fine.
#47
Recap of Community Season 4 Episode 5 (S04E05) - 48
You came back!
#48
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I told everybody at school that I had appendicitis.
#50