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Queer as Folk Season 1 Episodes

22 Episodes 2000 - 2001

Episode 1

Pilot

Sun, Dec 3, 2000 45 mins

Brian (Gale Harold) becomes a father after his lesbian-couple friends (Thea Gill, Michelle Clunie) give birth. He also meets a young and loving 17-year-old (Randy Harrison) who may curb his casual sex life. Debbie: Sharon Gless. Justin: Randy Harrison. Ted: Scott Lowell.

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Episode 2

Queer, There and Everywhere

Sun, Dec 3, 2000 45 mins

Michael (Hal Sparks) is coerced into going out on a mixed date with a woman from work; Justin's feelings for Brian intensify; Lindsay and Melanie inadvertently offend Brian by asking him to sign an insurance form for Gus. Justin: Randy Harrison. Melanie: Michelle Clunie. Lindsay: Thea Gill.

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Episode 3

No Brits, No Shirt, No Service

Sun, Dec 10, 2000 45 mins

Brian (Gale Harold) shows up late to his son's bris and nearly comes to blows with Melanie (Michelle Clunie); Emmett (Peter Paige) thinks he's found love with a young Japanese man who speaks no English; Ted (Scott Lowell) finally gets picked up by a hunky blond. Debbie: Sharon Gless.

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Episode 4

Ted's Not Dead

Sun, Dec 17, 2000 45 mins

Michael, Emmett and Brian visit Ted, who is still in a coma at the hospital---and Brian discovers that Ted has made him in charge of his living will; Justin's mother finally confronts him about his homosexuality. Ted: Scott Lowell. Justin: Randy Harrison.

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Episode 5

Now Approaching... The Line

Sun, Jan 7, 2001 45 mins

Justin attends therapy with his mother; Brian "entertains" a client, who's a married man living a double life; Michael gets adjusted by a hunky chiropractor (Chris Potter). Justin: Randy Harrison. Brian: Gale Harold. Michael: Hal Sparks.

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Episode 6

The Art of Desperation

Sun, Jan 21, 2001 45 mins

Ted swears off the narcissism of the nightclub scene and finds a man at the local gay center with whom he may be compatible. Debbie: Sharon Gless. Ted: Scott Lowell. Justin: Randy Harrison. Emmett: Peter Paige. Michael: Hal Sparks.

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Episode 7

Smells Like Codependence

Sun, Jan 28, 2001 45 mins

While Justin's mother continues adjusting to the idea that her son is gay, his father has a decidedly unpleasant reaction to the news. Meanwhile, Brian grows increasingly resentful of Michael's relationship. Justin: Randy Harrison. Brian: Gale Harold. Emmett: Peter Paige.

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Episode 8

Babylon Boomerang

Sun, Feb 4, 2001 45 mins

Justin moves in with Brian after his father kicks him out of the house; Michael continues to deceive a lovesick fellow employee by going out on a date with her. Ted: Scott Lowell.

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Episode 9

Daddy Dearest (Sonny Boy)

Sun, Feb 11, 2001 45 mins

While surfing the Internet, Emmett (Peter Paige) makes a friend; Michael (Hal Sparks) takes his relationship with David to the next level by agreeing to meet his friends; Brian (Gale Harold) remains ambiguous about his role in his son's life.

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Episode 10

Queens of the Road

Sun, Feb 18, 2001 45 mins

While heading to New York to find Justin, Michael (Hal Sparks) takes the time to re-evaluate his relationship with David (Chris Potter); Melanie and Lindsay (Thea Gill, Michelle Clunie) clash over their finances. Justin: Randy Harrison.

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Episode 11

Surprise!

Sun, Feb 25, 2001 45 mins

Brian's birthday party for Michael holds an even bigger surprise for the birthday boy; Ted and Emmett decide to go for HIV tests; Michael and David try to patch things up. Brian: Gale Harold. Michael: Hal Sparks. Justin: Randy Harrison. Emmett: Peter Paige.

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Episode 12

Move It or Lose It

Sun, Mar 4, 2001 45 mins

Michael (Hal Sparks) finally moves in with David (Chris Potter), but discovers that he and the good doctor have less in common than he thought. Meanwhile, Lindsay and Melanie's relationship becomes strained; Emmett (Peter Paige) tries to stay on the straight and narrow.

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Episode 13

Very Stupid People

Sun, Mar 11, 2001 45 mins

Brian (Gale Harold) gives a new coworker a very sexy welcome; Melanie (Michelle Clunie), who's feeling very neglected by Lindsay (Thea Gill) flirts with an alluring woman; Emmett (Peter Paige) turns to a reparative therapy group.

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Episode 14

A Change of Heart

Sun, Mar 18, 2001 45 mins

Brian (Gale Harold) asks Melanie (Michelle Clunie) to represent him in his sexual harassment suit. Meanwhile, Emmett reluctantly accepts a date with a struggling "ex-lesbian" from his group; Michael lies about his whereabouts to David; Justin tries to help Brian with the lawsuit. Emmett: Peter Paige.

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Episode 15

The Ties That Bind

Sun, Apr 1, 2001 45 mins

David and Michael plan for the arrival of David's young son (Ryan Cooley); Brian's father (Lawrence Dane) announces that he is gravely ill; Ted meets an old crush (Bobby Johnston) who's now extremely wealthy and secretly kinky. David: Chris Potter. Michael: Hal Sparks. Ted: Scott Lowell.

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Episode 16

French Fried

Sun, Apr 8, 2001 45 mins

Michael and David clash over money and spending; a man moves in with Lindsay and Gus, while Melanie is still living somewhere else; Justin faces trouble in school again. Hal Sparks, Chris Potter. Lindsay: Thea Gill. Justin: Randy Harrison.

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Episode 17

Solution (How TLFKAM Got Her Name Back)

Sun, Apr 15, 2001 45 mins

Despite some discomfort, Michael (Hal Sparks) participates in David's wealthy social circle, which displeases his friends--especially when they are not invited to a fund-raising. Meanwhile, Lindsay and Guillaume get ready for their wedding. David: Chris Potter. Lindsay: Thea Gill.

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Episode 18

Surprise Kill

Sun, Apr 22, 2001 45 mins

Brian (Gale Harold) spots David in a compromising situation, forcing David to have a discussion with Michael. Meanwhile, Justin is weighing his college options and tries to cope with sad news about his parents. David: Chris Potter. Michael: Hal Sparks. Justin: Randy Harrison.

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Episode 19

Good Grief!

Sun, Apr 29, 2001 45 mins

When Brian (Gale Harold) finds out that his father has died, he proceeds to take the news with more stoicism than expected. Meanwhile, Ted (Scott Lowell) runs into Blake again, and Daphne (Makyla Smith) asks Justin to be her first lover. Justin: Randy Harrison.

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Episode 20

The King of Babylon

Sun, Jun 10, 2001 45 mins

The boys look forward to the King of Babylon contest at their local hangout; Vic gets into unintentional trouble at the local mall. Gale Harold, Hal Sparks. Ted: Scott Lowell. Emmett: Peter Paige.

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Episode 21

Running to Stand Still

Sun, Jun 17, 2001 45 mins

Brian (Gale Harold) receives a prestigious professional award and ponders a move to New York City; Vic faces the music in court; Blake tries to become a productive member of society. Michael: Hal Sparks. Debbie: Sharon Gless.

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Episode 22

Full Circle

Sun, Jun 24, 2001 45 mins

Michael has second thoughts about moving to Portland with David; Ted realizes that he's unable to help Blake kick drugs; Justin and Daphne attend their high-school prom, which proves to be an unforgettable experience. Michael: Hal Sparks. David: Chris Potter. Ted: Scott Lowell. Brian: Gale Harold.

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