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Survival of the Fittest

Season 3 finale. Lip is graduating from high school, so Fiona and the family prepare a surprise party for him. Frank wins a bet and uses the winnings to take Lip out for lobster and some quality father/son time.

Written by: Etan Frankel &

Written by: Nancy M. Pimental

Directed By: Mark Mylod

Episode Recaps

From The A.V. Club:
"Survival Of The Fittest" made me feel this small, delivering another impressive episode right on the heels of "Order Room Service," one of the season's best.


Showtime Advisories
Graphic Language, Adult Content, Nudity

56 min.


Audio Format
Surround Sound, English/Spanish, Dolby Digital 5.1

Video Format
Closed Captioning, HDTV

Music From This Episode

song title
performed by
Lo Mein Highway Lo Mein Highway
courtesy of Killer Tracks Music
The Luck You Got The Luck You Got
The High Strung
You Gotta Move You Gotta Move
Delta Moon
Cup of Coffee Cup of Coffee
The Novocaines
Tickle Tickle
Eyes Lips Eyes
Cuz I Ain't Gone Yet Cuz I Ain't Gone Yet
Tim Timebomb and Friends
I Don't Get It I Don't Get It
River City Tanlines
Bittersweet Bittersweet
Solid State
Haunted John Haunted John
Jimbo Mathus
Quiet Mood Quiet Mood
courtesy of 5th Floor Music
Wake, Bake, Skate Wake, Bake, Skate
The Money Goes The Money Goes
Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band
Call it Love Call it Love
Boy At The End of the World
Angel Eyes Angel Eyes
Wild Yaks
Bad Ju Ju Bad Ju Ju
Ana Egge
Love is a Key Love is a Key
The Rifles
Give Her a Name Give Her a Name
Trevor Menear
Devil's Playground Devil's Playground
Jay Lazaroff
Ends of the Earth Ends of the Earth
Lord Huron