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Cascading Failures

A government agency threatens the cohesion of the Gallagher clan. With Monica nowhere to be found, Fiona is forced to find Frank and get him to make a "Father of the Year" appearance in court. It all goes well until Fiona discovers that Frank's not the solution to her problem - he's the cause. Meanwhile, Kev and Veronica recruit V's mother as a surrogate and Terry catches Mickey and Ian in a compromising situation.

Written by: Alex Borstein

Directed By: Anthony Hemingway

Guest Starring: Alex Borstein

Written by: Alex Borstein

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

54 min.


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

Video Format
HDTV, Closed Captioning

Music From This Episode

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Anywhere At All Anywhere At All
The Luck You Got The Luck You Got
The High Strung
Want to Break Out Want to Break Out
courtesy of FirstCom Music
The Burnin The Burnin
courtesy of Extreme Music
Cool Daddy Charm Cool Daddy Charm
courtesy of Extreme Music
Diggin My Own Grave Diggin My Own Grave
courtesy of Extreme Music
Nylon Nylon
Carter Tanton
Casta Diva Casta Diva
courtesy of Extreme Music
Another Perfect Day Another Perfect Day
Wild Nervous Freight Train Wreck Breakdown Wild Nervous Freight Train Wreck Breakdown
Cashmere Jungle Lords
Hold it Down Hold it Down
courtesy of Extreme Music
Turnaround Turnaround
courtesy of Extreme Music
Connecticut Connecticut
Figure You Out Figure You Out
courtesy of Extreme Music
Better Call Your Mother Better Call Your Mother
My Goodness
Sumthin Good Sumthin Good
courtesy of Extreme Music
Knuckle Chuckle Knuckle Chuckle
courtesy of Extreme Music
Under Seige Main Title Under Seige Main Title
Gary Chang
Find My Way Find My Way
courtesy of Extreme Music
Keeping it Simple Keeping it Simple
courtesy of Firstcom Music
Flower Duet Flower Duet
courtesy of Extreme Music
Negative Space Negative Space
courtesy of Extreme Music
Power to Progress Power to Progress
Miss Fortune Miss Fortune
courtesy of Extreme Music
Freakshow Freakshow
Standing Shadows
Tell Me a Story Tell Me a Story
All You Leave Behind All You Leave Behind
courtesy of Extreme Music