Lois, in an attempt to get a break from the family, joins a book club that turns out to be a night off for frustrated housewives, but it all goes a little bit haywire. Meanwhile Francis tries to get to Alaska, learning something important about himself and about truck drivers. Hal, who tries to keep the boys out of troubles for the evening, is caught in an inner conflict about how to treat them.
Did You Know?
The opening scene, in which Reese collects hair from around the bathroom and glues it to his armpits, was inspired by writer Alex Reids younger brother, who did the same when going to a family friends pool party. See more
At the first book club evening, Lois comments on the book and her neighbour asks for more wine. The hostess pours wine into the glass. In one shot there is just the bottle & glass. Then the hostess is holding the glass in her left hand. See more
Our society is just so screwed up, y'know?. Thirty years ago, you could just at least pick something and go with it: housewife, a career woman, sex slave... but now, you're supposed to do everything, and *it's impossible*.
Mademoiselle from Armentieres
Performed by Christopher Masterson See more