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The Real World Season 16 Episodes

24 Episodes 2005 - 2005

Episode 1

Episode 1

Tue, Jun 21, 2005 30 mins

The Austin cast, which features three guys and four gals, is introduced. Included: Rachel, who served as a combat nurse in Iraq; quick-witted Melinda, from Milwaukee; Johanna, who works in a children's shelter, from Riverside, Cal.; Lacey, who works in a beauty salon in Tallahassee; sheltered Danny, from Billerica, Mass.; competitive Wes, from near Kansas City, Kan.; and Nehemiah, from Mesa, Ariz.

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Episode 2

Chaos on 6th Street

Tue, Jun 21, 2005 30 mins

The housemates settle into their quarters. Also: Johanna asks Nehemiah to not let her drink too much, but when he tries to intercede at a bar, she pushes him away. Later, a fistfight erupts between several roomies and local revelers.

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Episode 3

One Man's Loss; Another's Gain

Tue, Jun 28, 2005 30 mins

Melinda breaks up with her boyfriend and grows closer to Danny; the housemates learn that they'll be making a documentary about the South by Southwest Film and Music Festival.

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Episode 4

Episode 4

Tue, Jul 5, 2005 30 mins

Melinda dotes on Danny, who is nervous about his surgery and the arrival of his father. Also, Wes and Rachel have differing opinions about their friendship; and Wes pines for Johanna, who, meanwhile, is attracted to the manager of a club.

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Episode 5

Love & War

Tue, Jul 12, 2005 30 mins

Rachel and Nehemiah butt heads over the Iraq War. Also: Danny becomes upset when he learns that Melinda kissed Wes.

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Episode 6

First Dates

Tue, Jul 19, 2005 30 mins

Rachel is attracted to a guy who, her housemates learn, already has a girlfriend. Also: Wes and Nehemiah look for companionship.

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Episode 7

Episode 7

Tue, Jul 26, 2005 30 mins

Danny, who has finally recovered from his injuries, seeks to emulate Wes and Nehemiah's partying ways by hitting the bars. Melinda, however, threatens to end their relationship if he brings anyone home.

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Episode 8

A Heartbreaking Valentine's Day

Tue, Aug 2, 2005 30 mins

Danny spends Valentine's Day with Melinda; and later receives tragic news: his mother passed away earlier in the day.

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Episode 9

Episode 9

Tue, Aug 9, 2005 30 mins

Melinda worries that Danny, who is home burying his mother, may not return to Austin. Also, Nehemiah re-evaluates his relationship with his own mother.

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Episode 10

Episode 10

Tue, Aug 16, 2005 30 mins

When Johanna begins dating the handsome bartender Leo, a jealous Wes brings home a woman in an attempt to upset her.

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Episode 11

Danny's Back!

Tue, Aug 23, 2005 30 mins

The housemates film profiles of each other. Also, Danny returns, and goes out with the guys instead of Melinda; and Melinda and Johanna also hit the bars.

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Episode 12

Things are Heating Up

Tue, Aug 30, 2005 30 mins

When Wes is attracted to a girl he meets in a bar, Jo claims not to be bothered. Later, she and Wes share a kiss. Nehemiah upsets Rachel; Danny and Rachel talk about her experiences in Iraq.

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Episode 13

Trouble's in the Air

Tue, Sep 6, 2005 30 mins

Nehemiah is involved in a street brawl. Also: The housemates argue about which bands to feature in their documentary.

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Episode 14

Ranchin' It

Tue, Sep 13, 2005 30 mins

Melinda arranges a weekend excursion to a ranch for the housemates. After they return home, Melinda and Danny have a heart-to-heart about their relationship.

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Episode 15

Johanna's Jailbreak

Tue, Sep 20, 2005 30 mins

Danny writes Mel a letter that details his feelings for her; and they later run into each other at a bar. Also: Johanna is arrested for public intoxication.

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Episode 16

Episode 16

Tue, Sep 27, 2005 30 mins

Wes becomes frustrated as Johanna and Leo grow closer. The bartender spends the night, but then fails to call her. As a result, Jo visits him at work---and doesn't like what she hears from him.

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Episode 17

The Best Documentarians Yet

Tue, Oct 4, 2005 30 mins

Danny asks Mel to be his girlfriend. In other events, the housemates start filming the documentary and learn they have a week to put together a rough cut.

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Episode 18

SxSW All the Way

Tue, Oct 11, 2005 30 mins

The housemates work on their South by Southwest documentary; and hang out with the band Halifax. Later, Danny, Wes and Rachel set out to interview the band Hellogoodbye, but can't find their campsite; and Lacey is caught on film talking trash about Rachel.

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Episode 19

Love Hurts

Tue, Oct 18, 2005 30 mins

Rachel's boyfriend Erik visits with her dog Reese in tow. Also: Danny helps the police search for the guy who sucker-punched him.

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Episode 20

The Pressure's On

Tue, Oct 25, 2005 30 mins

With the deadline on the documentary looming, the housemates leave the editing to budding filmmaker Nehemiah. The night before the film is due to premiere at the Austin Film Society, however, he heads out to a club, and Lacey and Melinda take turns editing the project. Also: the housemates learn that they will be vacationing in Costa Rica.

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Episode 21

Episode 21

Tue, Nov 1, 2005 30 mins

The housemates vacation in Costa Rica, where they enjoy the beach, take a canopy tour; surf; and go whitewater rafting. Also: Wes pretends to be Prince Harry to impress some women; and a drunken Danny misunderstands something Melinda says and leaves her at a bar.

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Episode 22

Nehemiah's Actin' Up

Tue, Nov 8, 2005 30 mins

The housemates meet Ondi Timoner, the director of the documentary "Dig!"; and he gives Nehemiah professional advice. Also: Wes and Johanna flirt at a bar, which makes Wren jealous.

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Episode 23

Who's In Jail?

Tue, Nov 15, 2005 30 mins

Nehemiah is arrested for assault.

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Episode 24

Goodbye Austin

Tue, Nov 22, 2005 30 mins

Danny and Melinda contemplate their future. Elsewhere, Wren slaps Wes for bragging to the roommates about having sex with her. In turn, Wes confronts Rachel, who told Wren about it.

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