S2:E1 Escape

Original Air Date: May 4, 2008

In episode 201, the second season debut, people escape from home without going very far. In Philadelphia, teenage boys find ways to impress girls using a mode of transport obsolete since the 19th century; a young man's fight for independence from his mother would be normal for most kids, except for some special circumstances.


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Sneak Peek: Never Gotten a Break

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