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A Beautiful Mess

Fiona deals with the consequences of sleeping with Craig when his angry wife shows up at the door; Debbie develops a stress-rash and Fiona wonders if she's putting too much responsibility on the kids; Sheila has made it all the way to the hair salon and Frank realizes his days in the Jackson household are numbered; no longer having sex with Karen, Lip tries to dig up dirt on Jody; Ian continues on the path to West Point; Carl house-sits with his friend, Little Hank; Ethel meets Malik, a boy on Kevin's youth basketball team.

Written by: Alex Borstein

Directed By: Mark Mylod

Guest Starring: James Wolk

Guest Starring: Madison Davenport

Guest Starring: Noel Fisher

Guest Starring: Zach McGowan

Guest Starring: Emma Greenwell

Guest Starring: Taylor Kinney

Showtime Advisories
Graphic Language, Adult Content, Nudity, Mild Violence

Duration
55 min.

Rating
TVMA

Music From This Episode

song title
performed by
Who's That Dude - Part One Who's That Dude - Part One
Capitol City
Tied down, Spit On Tied down, Spit On
Swingin' Utters
You Better Get Ready You Better Get Ready
Rosebuds
Fear Not Fear Not
Lion Vibes
CMI3520 I Get My Way (Instr.) CMI3520 I Get My Way (Instr.)
Jay Condiotti
Ain't No Game 2 Ain't No Game 2
Basko
700>100 (Instr.) 700>100 (Instr.)
Earlimart
Grape Drank Heavy Grape Drank Heavy
Kovas
Yeah Yeah Yeah Yeah Yeah Yeah
Daniel August
The Difference (Instr.) The Difference (Instr.)
Kill the Alarm
My Shoes - Part One My Shoes - Part One
The Scotch of Saint James
Yeah - Part One Yeah - Part One
The Standing 8 Counts
Route 32 Blues Route 32 Blues
Crispin Cioe
Can't Help Myself Can't Help Myself
Blacksoul
Postcards Sent West Postcards Sent West
Little Heroes
Kill Me Carolyne Kill Me Carolyne
The Whigs
Portly at Midnight (Instr.) Portly at Midnight (Instr.)
Bosshouse Music
Smile - Part One Smile - Part One
Brilliant Fanzine
Teenage Genocide Teenage Genocide
Swingin' Utters
Black Cloud Black Cloud
Choo Choo La Rouge
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