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The Helpful Gallaghers

Carl says his goodbyes as he heads off to cancer camp, but he isn't pleased with the camp's activities. With Frank on babysitting duty, Sheila wants to introduce Jody to "toy time" and Frank agrees to be Jody's sex coach. Fiona attempts to unite her coworkers against their boss. Lip and Mandy rescue Mandy's half-sister, Molly, from foster care. Jimmy learns his parents are getting divorced and his dad is gay.

Written by: Mike O'Malley

Directed By: Randall Einhorn

Guest Starring: Harry Hamlin

Guest Starring: Eric Edelstein

Guest Starring: Madison Moellers

Episode Recaps

From The A.V. Club:
Except in extreme cases, I tend not to be able to pick out the subtle differences between the way one writer writes an episode of a television series versus the way another one does it.


Showtime Advisories
Graphic Language, Adult Content, Nudity

51 min.


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

Video Format
HDTV, Closed Captioning

Music From This Episode

song title
performed by
Runaway Train Runaway Train
The Diner
The Luck You Got The Luck You Got
The High Strung
Can't Get Enough Can't Get Enough
Move Like This Move Like This
U Don't Need Wings To Fly U Don't Need Wings To Fly
The Distortoblues
December December
Warhol Warhol
Moving Castles
New Mistakes New Mistakes
Bridges and Powerlines
Crankypants Crankypants
Officer Roseland
I've Been Working on the Railroad I've Been Working on the Railroad
Quarantine Quarantine
Not the Hurtin' Kind Not the Hurtin' Kind
Cashmere Jungle Lords
Long Hard Climb Long Hard Climb
Cashmere Jungle Lords
Moose and Squirrel Moose and Squirrel
courtesy of APM Music Library
Jibbly Bits Jibbly Bits
Extreme Music Library
Juggler's Despair Juggler's Despair
Officer Roseland
Push Interlude Push Interlude
Marked Man Marked Man
Ben Wise
Don't Stop Rocking Don't Stop Rocking
courtesy of The Diner Music
Boys Will be Boys Boys Will be Boys
The Max
Super Space Age Sex Super Space Age Sex
The Pow Pow
Bit O Jade Bit O Jade
The Pennies
Gota Get Over Yourself Gota Get Over Yourself
Inside and Out Inside and Out
Bad Sports
Moyock Speed Trap Moyock Speed Trap
Cashmere Jungle Lords
Pure Lust Pure Lust
The Owsley Brothers
Already Mine Already Mine
Dance Floor Plans
Kiss You All Over Kiss You All Over