THE DONAHUES EPISODES FOR NOW
TDEP1- "THE POLITICS OF SPRING BREAK"
Ethan and Kimberly plan a Spring Break trip that is begrudged by Ryan, Jacob and Madeline, however, they end up meeting Mitt Romney and having dinner at Hansbay Mayor Sarandon's mansion, much to their enjoyment
TAKES PLACE ON: March 13, 2012
AIRED: March 19, 2012
THEMES: Introduction, Adventure, human nature
TDEP2- "DRUG'S LIFE"
Ryan tries to find a new ecstasy dealer, Jacob tries to hide the fact that he doesn't play sports from his dad and Ethan tries to suppress an impending scandal involving his boss, Mayor Sarandon
TAKES PLACE ON: March 19, 2012
AIRED: March 26, 2012
THEMES: Façade, Corruption, drugs
TDEP3- "IT'S DIFFERENT"
Ryan applies for and gets a job at Hot Topic to pay for his ecstasy and meets a girl in the process, Madeline and Jacob discover each other's slut habits and Kimberly runs for HOA to make some changes, and attains enemies in the process
TAKES PLACE ON: March 24, March 26, 2012
AIRED: April 2, 2012
THEMES: Promiscuity, Promise
Ryan, Brennan, Sarah and Michelle get kidnapped by anti-Emo terrorists and are taken to Iraq, Jacob and his friends get high at a bowling alley, Detectives investigate the disappearance of the four and Ethan and Kimberly argue
TAKES PLACE ON: April 6-April 7, 2012
AIRED: April 9, 2012
THEMES: Prejudice, terrorism, love, hate
TDEP5- "EMOLOCAUST PART 2"
The Obama administration actively attempts to rescue Ryan, Brennan, Sarah and Michelle with the assistance of Ethan, Kimberly, Jacob and Madeline.
TAKES PLACE ON: April 7-9, 2012
AIRED: April 16, 2012
THEMES: Prejudice, terrorism, love, hate
TDEP6- "OH BROTHER, WHERE ART THOU?"
Ryan and Jacob avoid dad and Jacob finds out some things about him and his friends, Ryan tries to finish what he started in Iraq but is rejected by Michelle, Kimberly makes some changes at the HOA but also dips into its funds and Madeline tries dating for once
TAKES PLACE ON: April 12, 2012
AIRED: April 23, 2012
THEMES: Brotherhood, insecurity, rejection, corruption, expanding horizons
TDEP7- "TEMPEST IN A HASPIPE"
When a tornado approaches Hansbay, Hansbay High goes on lockdown, causing the student body, including Ryan, Jacob, Brennan, Sarah, Ross, Beckett and others to break ranks and go rogue, leaving the High School completely out of the control of teachers and staff. Meanwhile, Ethan's work also goes on lockdown as Ethan tries to coax a coworker into letting him go on a boon doggle and Kimberly is forced to reconsider her corruption while the HOA council is on lock down
TAKES PLACE ON: April 20, 2012
AIRED: April 30, 2012
THEMES: Crisis, Chaos, Corruption
Ryan meets Michael Bingaman at driver's education and falls in love, Ethan, Tim and Mayor Sarandon go to their "poon doggle" on the Cayman Islands and Kimberly does a favor for Ellen to keep her quiet about her embezzling HOA funds
TAKES PLACE ON: April 30, 2012
AIRED: May 7, 2012
THEMES: Fickleness, infidelity, bribery
TDEP9- "CALL OF DUTY MODERN WELFARE"
Kimberly lets Ryan get an apartment and live semi-independently to teach him a lesson about adulthood, Jacob must hide his theatre class girlfriend from his friends, Ryan tries to apply for welfare during his independence, Sarah tries to avoid Logan, who is harassing her at the aquatic center and Ryan's apartment-warming party ties everything together
TAKES PLACE ON: May 3-7, 2012
AIRED: May 14, 2012
THEMES: Independence, insecurity, depravity, desperation
TDEP10- "TOJO OR NOT TOJO"
The Donahues celebrate Jacob's 18th birthday, Ryan, Michael and Ethan must deal with Japanese imperialistic ghosts in their house after Ryan is almost indoctrinated by anime and Jacob, Sarah and Madeline must deal with problems in their new relationships
TAKES PLACE ON: May 14, 2012
AIRED: May 21, 2012
THEMES: Ghosts, Indoctrination, Relationships
TDEP11- "WEEKENDS, WEEK BEGINS"
Jacob, Kirsten, Sarah, Logan, Brennan, Norman and Michelle try to recover from a weekend tinged with problems caused by Ryan and Michael, as they all try to tie up loose ends, they are lead to the conclusion that Ryan needs to be pinned down and have his hair cut by Governor Romney
TAKES PLACE ON: May 21, 2012
AIRED: May 28, 2012
THEMES: Depravity, Selfishness, Revenge, the past
TDEP12- "WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE"
Ryan is placed into the Hansbay High School Program for irreparably harmed children or SPIHC with Logan, Ethan, Mayor Sarandon and Kimberly pursue a lawsuit against a trampoline company when it injures Ethan and Michael, Brennan and Sarah attend a Devil's Niece concert
TAKES PLACE ON: May 22, 2012
AIRED: June 4, 2012
THEMES: Mental instability, frivolity, idolatry
Madeline helps Britney and Adam as they examine all options regarding Britney's pregnancy, Dirk acts rudely towards Michelle and Ryan attempts to defend her honor and Jacob becomes obsessed with a violent video game
TAKES PLACE ON: May 23, 2012
AIRED: June 11, 2012
TDEP14- "EMO WITHOUT A CAUSE"
Ryan is arrested for public intoxication, gets into a knife fight with Dirk over Michelle and plays a game of chicken with Dirk which results in Dirk's death, Ryan must deal with Ethan's loss of courage and Michelle must deal with her emotionally detached father and gets back together with Dirk
TAKES PLACE ON: May 28, 2012
AIRED: June 18, 2012
THEMES: Rebellion, Death, Courage, Honor
TDEP15- "EMO WITHOUT A CAUSE PART 2"
Ryan hides from Dirk's friends, who are thirsty for vengeance, and Michelle comes with him, and they fall in love in the process, while Brennan has a mental breakdown that results in him being near-fatally wounded after shooting Jim and running from the police
TAKES PLACE ON: May 28-29, 2012
AIRED: June 25, 2012
THEMES: Rebellion, Courage, Honor, Revenge, Love, Desperation
TDEP16- "SILVER AND GOLD"
Ryan and Michelle enjoy their fledgling relationship while also dealing with Michael's jealousy, Brennan recovers from his gunshot wound in the hospital, Michael seeks spite to deal with Ryan and Michelle, Logan and Sarah steal Counselor Vammberg's car and Ross is a third wheel on Jacob and Kirsten's date
TAKES PLACE ON: May 30, 2012
AIRED: July 2, 2012
THEMES: New beginnings, Relationships, Jealousy
TDEP17- "MAD WORLD"
Ryan's 17th Birthday takes place while Michelle is in Colorado for the summer, and Ryan must also worry about his possibly failing grades in several classes, Madeline becomes bored with her relationship with Kyle and Ethan must deal with Mayor Sarandon's incompetence and drunkenness while trying to get ahead in his line of work
TAKES PLACE ON: June 6, 2012
AIRED: July 9, 2012
THEMES: Monotony, Empty stimulation, Failure, boredom, ambition
TDEP18- "THE BACK ROOM"
Hansbay High School lets out for the summer, a meatball prank puts Logan in detention for three hours after school, Adam and Britney reveal Britney's pregnancy to Adam's parents, Adam holds a summer party at his house, a party which Ryan and his friends are invited to in Jacob's stead, there, Brennan has an interesting entanglement with Elisa, Ryan deals with a drunken Michelle, Logan proposes a trip to Sarah and Ryan tries to bridge a gap between his friends and Michelle's.
TAKES PLACE ON: June 8, 2012
AIRED: July 16, 2012
THEMES: Trouble, Secrecy, Separation
TDEP19- "LIFE OF MADELINE"
Madeline attends the prom with Kyle, Ethan and Madeline frantically prepare for Madeline's High School Graduation ceremony, Ryan runs into an old flame on a bus, Ethan and Kimberly argue about how Madeline's life will be affected by President Obama's policies, Madeline breaks up with Kyle and then Madeline graduates from High School.
TAKES PLACE ON: June 9-10, 2012
AIRED: July 23, 2012
THEMES: Future, Past
TDEP20- "UNIQUE NEWARK"
Mayor Sarandon tries to emulate Mayor Booker's heroic prowess, Ethan's prescription for medical marijuana for his migraines gets him into trouble and Madeline and Kimberly tour colleges
TAKES PLACE ON: June 14, 2012
AIRED: July 30, 2012
THEMES: Jealousy, Emulation, Hypocrisy, Future
Ryan tries to fight off an old flame and make sense of his relationship with Michelle, Ethan, Kimberly and Mayor Sarandon's lawsuit goes to court, Jacob tries to find a hobby while his girlfriend has a sleepover, Eric finds new love and Michael and Brennan go on a date
TAKES PLACE ON: June 19, 2012
AIRED: August 6, 2012
THEMES: Love, Past, Future, Interestingness
TDEP22- "THE CURIOUS CASE OF THE DOG IN THE DAYTIME"
The Donahues get a new dog, Dirk's Warriors conspires with Jacob to exact revenge upon Brennan for killing Jim, Brennan breaks if off with Elisa to be with Michael, Dirk's Warriors spy on Ryan and Brennan and Beckett tries to use a dead dog to get chicks
TAKES PLACE ON: June 27-28, 2012
AIRED: August 13, 2012
THEMES: Revenge, Sociopathy, Desperation
TDEP23- "JULY THE FOURTH BE WITH YOU"
The Donahues celebrate independence day, Ethan tries to successfully entertain eighteen people at the Donahue Fourth of July cookout, Ryan rebels against Ethan's restrictions and Detective Zimmerman comes onto Kimberly
TAKES PLACE ON: July 4, 2012
AIRED: August 20, 2012
THEMES: Restriction, Independence, Lust
TDEP24- "MARBLE JUNGLE"
Ryan, Brennan and Michele try to survive in Washington DC and sightsee at the same time, Detective Zimmerman investigates their disappearance before he's supposed due to his attraction to Kimberly, The Donahues worry about them while Ryan, Brennan and Michelle complete their obligated emo pilgrimage to where the emo movement began, in Washington DC
TAKES PLACE ON: July 5-6, 2012
AIRED: August 27, 2012
THEMES: Escape, Independence, Survival, Worry, Lust
TDEP25- "MARBLE JUNGLE PART 2"
The Donahues go to Washington and confront Ryan, Michelle and Brennan for running away, but then decide to see the sights, Ryan and Michelle go to Capitol Hill, Ethan and Kimberly have protests outside the White House for different reasons, Jacob and Madeline get mugged in D.C. slums and President Obama invites the Donahues, as well as Michelle and Brennan, into the White House
TAKES PLACE ON: July 6-9, 2012
AIRED: September 3, 2012
THEMES: Anger, Adventure, Division, Unity
TDEP26- "THE PATH INTERRUPTED"
Ryan becomes an intern for a local news station to disastrous results, Jacob and Madeline make a viral video, Kimberly takes control of the HOA and George reveals Ethan's corruption to Kimberly and eventually, all of Hansbay, Vermont
TAKES PLACE ON: July 19, 2012
AIRED: September 10, 2012
THEMES: Opportunity, Revelations, Control
Ethan is overwhelmed by Kimberly's asshole half-brother, Ross deals with his racist grandfather, Ethan and Mayor Sarandon must deal with the scandal Detective Zimmerman exposed by making Mayor Sarandon look good by making a deal with a contractor to create jobs via a construction project in Hansbay
TAKES PLACE ON: July 27, 2012
AIRED: September 17, 2012
TDEP28- "FRONT OR BACK"
Madeline has to deal with a fraudulent company pilfering her money on her birthday, Jacob and Dirk's Warriors have to deal with a rival gang headed by Logan and Ryan finds out about Jacob's gang plot while Mayor Sarandon tries to bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics to further please the people
TAKES PLACE ON: August 1, 2012
AIRED: September 24, 2012
THEMES: Stealing, Rivalry, Pandering
TDEP29- "PEDI PARTY"
Michelle gets upset at Ryan for using their relationship as an excuse to slack off at work, Ethan becomes upset with Kimberly when she begins hanging out with Detective Zimmerman and Kyle spreads false rumors about Madeline to spite her, which leads to an ultimatum
TAKES PLACE ON: August 6, 2012
AIRED: October 1, 2012
THEMES: Laziness, Advantage, Favoritism, Jealousy, Pettiness
TDEP30- "MAD DONAHUES
In a flashback to the year 1965, Leonard Donahue, Ethan Donahue's father, urges the staff at his clothing company to think forwardly, Kay Altmire, mother of Kimberly Altmire, gets involved in the Civil Rights movement and Leonard and Lynn Donahue travel to Mississippi to visit Leonard's father Nicholas while he is sick and Lynn ends up giving birth to Ethan Donahue while there
TAKES PLACE ON: November 2-4, November 9, 1965
AIRED: October 8, 2012
THEMES: Sixties culture, sixties politics, sixties social norms, origin
TDEP31- "HEAVY LORD"
Ethan and Tatum must spy on the Jewish Democratic candidate for Mayor in order to find something to smear him about, Kimberly fights to allow a mosque's construction to go ahead in Hansbay despite protests and Ryan, Michelle, Michael, Eric and Brennan are annoyed by a preacher at Town Center but Sarah is inspired by him
TAKES PLACE ON: August 11, 2012
AIRED: October 15, 2012
THEMES: Religion, Prejudice, Goodness
TDEP32- "JAPANESE SANDMAN"
Ethan and Mayor Sarandon land in hot water with Keith Farmella after Mayor Sarandon suspends his museum project, Michelle becomes upset when Ryan lies to her and Jacob catches Logan peeping on Kimberly
TAKES PLACE ON: August 16, 2012
AIRED: October 22, 2012
THEMES: Sociopathy, Insanity, Lying
TDEP33- "BAK 2 SCOOL"
Hansbay High reconvenes for the 2012-2013 school year, Ryan becomes jealous of the smartest kid in school, Jacob encourages Kirsten to focus less on theatre after he sees her kiss another guy while rehearsing a play and Madeline starts her first day at the New England Institute of Technology
TAKES PLACE ON: August 20, 2012
AIRED: October 29, 2012
THEMES: Jealousy, Judgment
TDEP34- "LOVE UNDER THE REPUBLICANS"
Mayor Sarandon, Ethan, John, Tatum and Tim go to the 2012 Republican Convention in Tampa Bay, Florida to meet with insiders and politicians and Ethan is put off by the sleazy nature of his party's politics, Kimberly meets with Detective Zimmerman while Ethan is away and Brandon and Sarah go on a date, much to Ryan's dismay
TAKES PLACE ON: August 26-30, 2012
AIRED: November 5, 2012
THEMES: Sleaze, Lust, Infidelity, Jealousy
TDEP35- "LOVE UNDER THE DEMOCRATS"
Mayor Sarandon, Ethan, John, Tatum and Tim go to the 2012 Democratic Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina to sabotage their rival party's convention, Ryan and Michelle go out on a date that does not go well and Kyle finds Madeline at RIIT
TAKES PLACE ON: September 3-6, 2012
AIRED: November 12, 2012
THEMES: Sleaze, Dysfunction, Expectations, Betrayal
TDEP36- "WHISTLE WHILE YOU WORK"
Ethan deals with unemployment by engaging in a gold enterprise, Ryan goes to a wise man to seek advice about Michelle while he deals with their breakup, Michelle deals with her boss and Rob gets hired at the Post Office
TAKES PLACE ON: September 11, 2012
AIRED: November 19, 2012
TDEP37- "THE ROARING DONAHUES"
In the year 1925, Leonard Donahue meets Morgan Stevenson at a speak-easy and falls in love, Mayor Jeff Sarandon facilitates an illegal alcohol shipment across the Northern Vermont Border with Roscoe DeMint and Darren Bumpass, Charles Ponzi draws Eric Reed into a scam, Calvin Zimmerman tries to enforce prohibition to the best of his ability and Nicholas and Morgan deal with gangsters trying to blame a bust on them
TAKES PLACE ON: September 15, 1925
AIRED: November 26, 2012
THEMES: 20s culture, 20s politics, 20s social norms, love, hate, crime
TDEP38- "THE LIGHTHOUSE"
Ethan gets a job as an assistant lighthouse operator, Kimberly tells Ethan that she knows about his affair and then tells Ethan about her affair, Ryan and Brennan find out how much they miss each other, Jacob babysits Brennan Sanford and confronts Ryan about his grudge against him
TAKES PLACE ON: September 21, 2012
AIRED: December 3, 2012
THEMES: Family, Loneliness, Infidelity, Brotherhood, Betrayal
Ethan and Mayor Sarandon attempt to deal with Zimmerman after Zimmerman had sex with Kimberly and stole Mayor Sarandon's girlfriend, Brandon and Sarah are surprised at the AP kids' desperation to impress their parents and Logan attempts to escape from his mental institution
TAKES PLACE ON: September 24-26, 2012
AIRED: December 10, 2012
THEMES: Desperation, Going too far
TDEP40- "THE PIPE"
Ryan, Jacob and their friends try dealing drugs, Jacob tries to become friends with someone he meets at Town Center to disastrous results and the drug trade at Town Center leads to a territory dispute
TAKES PLACE ON: September 28-29, 2012
AIRED: December 17, 2012
THEMES: Escape, Insecurity, Dissapointment
TDEP41- "THE EASY WAY OUT"
Mayor Sarandon tries to find a way out of his legal troubles as he awaits and impending indictment, Ryan attempts to find shortcuts when it comes to completing late assignments and Kimberly gives control of the HOA to Ellen and quits the organization to start a business
TAKES PLACE ON: October 3-4, 2012
AIRED: December 24, 2012
THEMES: Ease, Convenience, Cowardice, Pride, Resilience
Counselor Vammberg suggests drug counseling, antidepressants and group therapy for Ryan as he tries to figure out his plans for homecoming, Kimberly tries to improve her public speaking in preparation for investor's meetings by attending toastmasters, but taking credit for Ryan's speech lands her in trouble and Madeline comes to the aid of Britney after Adam flees back to Hansbay
TAKES PLACE ON: October 11-12, 2012
AIRED: December 31, 2012
THEMES: Judgment, communication, selfishness,
Ryan goes to homecoming to extort money from women, Kirsten reveals a secret to Jacob during homecoming, Sarah and Brandon have a less than perfect night and Principal Maxell polices dancing
TAKES PLACE ON: October 12-13, 2012
AIRED: January 7, 2013
THEMES: Ends, Beginnings, Morality, Affection
TDEP44- "CULTURE OF HONOR"
Ethan becomes overwhelmed providing for three kids while Kimberly starts her business, Ryan becomes pissed when Scott hits on Sarah, Evan begs Ethan to put in a good word for him with Mayor Sarandon, Kimberly breaks off a deal with Ellen as she goes power mad and tensions between the Donahues and the Alexanders escalate
TAKES PLACE ON: October 17-18, 2012
AIRED: January 14, 2013
THEMES: Honor, Temper, Revenge, Conflict
TDEP45- "CULTURE OF HONOR PART 2"
Ethan tries to blacklist Evan, Kimberly and Ellen try to sabotage each other's careers, Ryan and Scott get ready for their big fight and Evan and Detective Zimmerman cause problems for Ethan and Dylan's lighthouse
TAKES PLACE ON: October 23-24, 2012
AIRED: January 21, 2013
THEMES: Honor, Temper, Revenge, Conflict, Pettiness
TDEP46- "A VERY SLENDER HALLOWEEN"
Ryan tries to keep things off his mind during Sarah's Halloween party, Jacob has to try hard to keep his friends interested during Beckett's Halloween party and Madeline meets someone at her college's Young Democrats club's Halloween party
TAKES PLACE ON: October 31, 2012
AIRED: January 28, 2013
THEMES: Depression, Looming, Fears, Fakeness, Disconnection, Reputation
TDEP47- "ELECTION NIGHT"
It's November 6, 2012, election day all across the nation and Mayor Sarandon fights for his political life, meanwhile, Brennan lands in the hospital after an accident and Ryan tries to stay by his side, Ethan and Kimberly host an election watching party and meet two neighbors who remind them of someone and Madeline and Jacob vote for the first time
TAKES PLACE ON: November 6-7, 2012
AIRED: February 4, 2013
THEMES: Politics, Fatherhood, Distance, Priorities
TDEP48- "THE TREATMENT"
Ryan vies for Mr. Pannell's admiration and Mr. Pannell gives people the LBJ treatment, Madeline uses Kyle to get a guy and Mayor Sarandon is put on trial for embezzlement of public funds
TAKES PLACE ON: November 9, November 12, 2012
AIRED: February 11, 2013
TDEP49- "THE FENCE"
Kimberly finally lands an investor and ramps up the operations of her business, Ryan and Brennan cause a major accident and Jacob contemplates joining the army
TAKES PLACE ON: November 14, 2012
AIRED: February 18, 2013
THEMES: Responsibility, Inclusion, Ambition
Ethan's indictment appears imminent after Detectives receive evidence of his wrongdoing from Zimmerman and Dirk's Warriors, Jacob and Ryan team up to stop a school shooting and Kimberly and Rob have to deliver a client base by the deadline
TAKES PLACE ON: November 16, November 18-19, 2012
AIRED: February 25, 2013
THEMES: Imminence, Deadlines, Inevitability, Guns, Fear
The Donahues and Alexanders hold a joint Thanksgiving, old habits die hard when it comes to resolving the past Donahue-Alexander conflict, Ethan keeps things regarding his legal troubles from his family, Ryan begrudgingly participates in the interfamilial festivities, Madeline is distracted, Ryan looks into starting a band and Jacob has a feeling about Scott's ex-girlfriend
TAKES PLACE ON: November 22, 2012
AIRED: March 4, 2013
THEMES: Thankfulness, Taking things for granted, the future, resilience, bravery, love
TDEP52- "HANSBAY NOIRE"
In a flashback to 1945, Maxwell Donahue serves in World War II, Calvin Zimmerman and Nicholas Donahue solve murders in Hansbay and Connor Lautenberg and his family move from Europe to find a better life in America
TAKES PLACE ON: April 7, April 12, May 2, 1945
AIRED: March 11, 2013
THEMES: Cohesion, Secrecy, Loss, Hope, Expectations
Ryan's therapy friends treat him differently at school, Ethan has to deal with the press and Jacob gets a job at a Toys R Us, where Delaware also works, where a fat chick won't leave him alone
TAKES PLACE ON: November 25-26, 2012
AIRED: March 18, 2013
THEMES: Duplicity, Cowardice, Lying to yourself, Jealousy, Anger
Ryan and Jacob hold two different sleepovers, Logan causes problems at Jacob's sleepover and dealers disturb Ryan's sleepover
TAKES PLACE ON: November 30, 2012
AIRED: March 25, 2013
THEMES: Friendships, Division, Disappointment, Masculinity
TDEP55- "SLEEPOVER PART 2"
Ryan, Sarah, Michael and Brennan remain on the run as they head to Rhode Island; Jacob tries to draw his friends away from pot and he protests his treatment by them
TAKES PLACE ON: November 30-December 1, 2012
AIRED: April 1, 2013
THEMES: Friendships, Division, Fear, Bravery, Masculinity
TDEP56- "THE MAID WITH THE BROWNISH HAIR"
Michelle takes issue with Delaware's superficiality, The Donahues hire a maid, Ryan's band prepares for its first show and Oliver makes big plans with Kyle
TAKES PLACE ON: December 6, December 9, 2012
AIRED: April 8, 2013
THEMES: Scapegoating, bitterness, jealousy, ambition
TDEP57- "LITTLE WORDS"
Ethan and Kimberly begin to tighten their belts as they run into financial troubles, it pisses Ethan off when Rob does not say thank you for any of Ethan's favors and Jacob and Ross make a terrible mistake
TAKES PLACE ON: December 12, 2012
AIRED: April 15, 2013
THEMES: Gratitude, Frugality, Situations, Fatherhood, Motherhood, Regret
TDEP58- "HANSBAY SAND"
Jacob has to make a moral choice about whether to stand idly by while a ginger is bullied, or whether to stand idly by while his brother is bullied and Mayor Sarandon promotes the 2024 Olympics in Hansbay bid through the mail
TAKES PLACE ON: December 13, 2012
AIRED: April 22, 2013
THEMES: Bullying, Courage, Cowardice, Ambition, Success, Failure, Friendship, Family
TDEP59- "THE END OF THE WORLD"
The characters of The Donahues contemplate their mortality on DOOMSDAY December 21, 2012, Ryan and Sarah start to wonder if their relationship is going anywhere once Sarah does not seem impressed by Ryan's band, Kimberly is upset that she has to put her business on hold to help Ethan with his legal troubles and Jacob tries to get laid by Barbara
TAKES PLACE ON: December 20-22, 2012
AIRED: April 29, 2013
THEMES: Mortality, Time, Opportunity, wastefulness, willful ignorance, desperation
TDEP60- "A VERY KRAMPUS CHRISTMAS"
Ethan tries to put the Christ back in Christmas, Ryan, his band and Brennan terrorize the town dressed as Krampus to promote their band's songs that are on iTunes and Jacob spends time with General DePinto on Christmas because he has no one else to spend it with and neither does Mayor Sarandon
TAKES PLACE ON: December 24-25, 2012
AIRED: May 6, 2013
THEMES: Religion, Tolerance, Sensitivity, Competition, Loneliness, companionship
TDEP61- "THE CLIFF"
Ethan and Kimberly attend Mayor Sarandon's New Year's 2013 party, Ryan and Sarah invite people to a New Year's celebration at Sarah's house and Ryan calls Delaware out for not treating Michelle right and Madeline introduces Oliver to her parents and friends from High School but Oliver is more interested in promoting his social media venture
TAKES PLACE ON: December 31, 2012-January 1, 2013
AIRED: May 13, 2013
THEMES: Time, Disrespect, Manipulation, Passion, Inhibition, Irrationality
TDEP62- "ONLY MY VOICE"
Ethan desperately searches for work as Mayor Sarandon interviews internship applicants, Madeline tries to help Oliver spread the word about Duplicit but ends up meeting a hypnotherapist, Ryan deals with the after-effects of his hospitalization
TAKES PLACE ON: January 3, 2013
AIRED: May 20, 2013
THEMES: Anxiety, Stress, Catharsis, Work, Dependence
TDEP63- "THE SHIRT"
Ryan joins the Hansbay High News program and doesn't exactly make friends, Ethan regrets installing a home theatre and Kimberly takes Jacob to see relatives in Boston, but Jacob is pressured to break his drug-free streak
TAKES PLACE ON: January 5-10, 2013
AIRED: May 27, 2013
THEMES: Family, Materialism, Alienation, Pressure, Moving on, Accomplishment, Fear
TDEP64- "A TALE OF TWO TRIALS"
Ethan and Mayor Sarandon go on trial for embezzlement, bribery and extortion as Ethan's family and family wait with baited breath. The two sides present their opening arguments and their initial evidence in order to convince the jury that they are correct
TAKES PLACE ON: January 11, 2013
AIRED: June 3, 2013
THEMES: Justice, Morality, Deception, Guilt, Pain
TDEP65- "A TALE OF TWO TRIALS PART 2"
Ethan and his kids visit Ethan's parents while waiting for court to go back in session, Mayor Sarandon sees his dead wife in Ellen, Micah and Sue look for where Detective Zimmerman attained his evidence and court reconvenes to decide the fate of Ethan Donahue and Brian Sarandon
TAKES PLACE ON: January 15-16, 2013, March 19, 2012
AIRED: June 10, 2013
THEMES: Family, Examples, Precautions, Substitution, Injustice
TDEP66- "I SOLEMNLY SWEAR"
As the country re-swears in the 44th President of the United States Barack Obama, Logan runs away after Dirk's Warriors and Detective Zimmerman are convicted, Ethan tries to move on with his life by volunteering at a local battered women's shelter, Ryan screws up a KDGM assignment and Kimberly's business is threatened by competition
TAKES PLACE ON: January 17-18, 2013, January 20-25, 2013, November 25, 2011
AIRED: June 17, 2013
THEMES: Guilt, Change, Promises, Opportunities, Means, Trial and error, Failure
Hansbay High forms a gay-straight alliance and Ryan and the GSA help a kid come out, foreign exchange students come to Hansbay High school and Jacob greets one he likes and Rob continues to court his crush
TAKES PLACE ON: January 25-26, 2013
AIRED: June 24, 2013
THEMES: Hidden desires, Being trapped, Courage, Weakness, Covetousness
TDEP68- "PASSION AGGRESSION"
Ryan threatens a creep who wants to take advantage of Michelle, Ethan and Kimberly become political commentators and Madeline tries to cheer up a depressed Kyle
TAKES PLACE ON: January 30-February 2, 2013
AIRED: July 1, 2013
THEMES: Passion, Vitriol, Means, Ends
TDEP69- "RAVENS V. 49ERS"
Ryan and his friends avoid the Super Bowl at all costs, Jacob introduces Kirsten to General DePinto and Ethan and Evan compete for Mayor Sarandon's trust at his Super Bowl watching party
TAKES PLACE ON: February 3, 2013
AIRED: July 8, 2013
THEMES: Competition, Endeavors, Opportunity
TDEP70- "COLD AND DARK"
Madeline and Oliver try to deliver Adam and Britney's baby during Snowstorm Nemo, Jacob tries to get to the bottom of an incident at his snowstorm party and Ethan and Rob try to create the Hansbay tourist video
TAKES PLACE ON: February 9-10, February 13, 2013
AIRED: July 15, 2013
THEMES: Innocence, Masculinity, Debasement, Competition
TDEP71- "BEAUTY AND THE BEAST"
Michelle sees Ryan as her mission again, Sarah becomes angry at Ryan when he doesn't get her what she wanted for Valentine's Day and Ethan and Kimberly go out on a Valentine's Day Dinner but get some unexpected guests
TAKES PLACE ON: February 8, February 13-15, 2013
AIRED: July 22, 2013
THEMES: Obsession, Reparation, Desperation, Weakness, Opportunism
Michael comforts Ryan after Sarah broke up with him, Michelle is comforted by her friend after Ryan rejected her and Rob begins to work with his crush at Not Eckerd's and has to incur her wrath when he does something wrong
TAKES PLACE ON: February 15-16, 2013
AIRED: July 29, 2013
THEMES: Catharsis, Vulnerability, Pettiness, Advantage, Jealousy, Vindictiveness
TDEP73- "MORNING IN THE DONAHUES"
In a flashback to the year 1985, 23-year old Brian Sarandon makes it as a wunderkind on Wall Street, 19-year old Ethan has a crisis of conscience in college when abetting his girlfriend's fetishes and a 17-year old Kimberly has detention with some people after school
TAKES PLACE ON: May 15, May 20, 1985, October 19, 1987
AIRED: August 5, 2013
THEMES: Fetishism, Shame, Commonality, Optimism, Overconfidence
Kimberly's business tries to confront a monopoly, Ryan's band uses Oleander's try to make themselves known in the industry and Kyle's sinister intentions become less latent as Duplicit unravels
TAKES PLACE ON: February 22-25, 2013
AIRED: August 12, 2013
THEMES: Capitalism, Inauthenticity, Greed, Vindictiveness, Responsibility, Competition
TDEP75- "CAPITALISM PART 2"
Ethan tries to help out Kimberly as the NBC-Universal Monopoly makes her hemorrhage clients, Depraved Hallway Fern gets a second chance to wow the world and Kyle's sinister intentions become less latent as Duplicit unravels
TAKES PLACE ON: February 25-March 2, 2013
AIRED: August 19, 2013
THEMES: Capitalism, Inauthenticity, Greed, Vindictiveness, Responsibility, Competition
TDEP76- "THE MUFFIN TOP"
Mayor Sarandon takes Ethan along in his mid-life crisis, Madeline goes to the Stara institute with Oliver and Jacob and General DePinto try to fulfill their halves of their deal
TAKES PLACE ON: March 2, March 4-5, 2013
AIRED: August 26, 2013
THEMES: Middle age, Ambition, Reform, Youth
TDEP77- "ANOTHER BRICK IN THE WALL"
Ethan is promoted and must handle new responsibilities, Ryan does better at KDGM but confronts the mob mentality of his fellow members and Madeline and Oliver must clean up a mess left by themselves and some friends
TAKES PLACE ON: March 5-8, 2013
AIRED: September 2, 2013
THEMES: Power, Mob mentality, Sensationalism, Respect, Downfall
TDEP78- "THE GEOGRAPHY OF SPRING BREAK"
Ryan, Brennan and Michael go on a road trip to follow Devil's Niece around while they're on tour, Jacob, Kirsten, Roger, Chris Hayes, Trey and Colleen go on a road trip to Colorado to get legally blazed and Ethan and Kimberly fly to California
TAKES PLACE ON: March 8-13, 2013
AIRED: September 9, 2013
THEMES: Stress, Decathection, Adventure
TDEP79- "THE IDES OF MARCH"
Mayor Sarandon attempts to power grab, much to the dismay of his employees and the city, Ryan and Brennan try to find the best way to break some news and Jacob attends theatre banquet with Kirsten
TAKES PLACE ON: March 13-15, 2013
AIRED: September 16, 2013
THEMES: Power, Jealousy, Betrayal, Fitting in, Interest
TDEP80- "SAINT PATRICK'S DAY"
Jacob holds a "Race to the Rainbow" dash for Saint Patrick's Day, Kimberly and Ethan discover the Irish heritage of the Donahues and join an Irish Pride Club and Ryan and his therapy friends try to control themselves during their last day of drug therapy, but fail
TAKES PLACE ON: March 17-18, 2013
AIRED: September 23, 2013
THEMES: Competition, Pride, Excuses, Hidden truths
Ryan drives on the wrong side of the road and has to do community service at a "mother-son" dance, a fugitive is loose in Hansbay, making people paranoid and Ethan becomes overwhelmed dealing with the business of the city while former Mayor Sarandon attempts to undermine him
TAKES PLACE ON: March 19-21, 2013
AIRED: September 30, 2013
THEMES: Service, Loneliness, Paranoia, Manipulation, Love
TDEP82- "LIKE EIGHT YEARS AGO"
In 2005, Ryan discovers life's challenges but also discovers something about himself and his friend Brennan at a an all-night daycare thing, Madeline likes her first boy and Jacob suffers from insomnia
TAKES PLACE ON: August 27, August 29-30, 2005, March 27, 2013
AIRED: October 7, 2013
THEMES: Insipience, Discovery, Experience, Curiosity, Struggle
Ethan, Jacob and General DePinto go to Easter mass, Ryan's band makes a song that offends Christians on Easter and Amy reveals terrible news to Sarah
TAKES PLACE ON: March 31, 2013
AIRED: October 14, 2013
THEMES: Criticism, Friendship, Fulfillment
TDEP84- "SPECIAL ELECTION"
Ethan plans for the special election and ways to fight off his two opponents, Madeline begins working at the Stara Institute and Ryan is intimidated while filming for KDGM
TAKES PLACE ON: April 1-2, 2013
AIRED: October 21, 2013
THEMES: Means, Ends, Work, Play, Anxiety
TDEP85- "SPECIAL ELECTION PART 2"
The special election is held for the Mayoralship, Jacob tries to mollify Ross' fears and Ryan becomes increasingly impulsive, which concerns Brennan
TAKES PLACE ON: April 2-6, April 8-9, 2013
AIRED: October 28, 2013
THEMES: Means, Ends, Communication, Anxiety, Impulsivity, Friendship
TDEP86- "ACRYLIC ACID"
An accident in Chemistry lab forces Principal Maxell to run through safety procedure once again, Amy and Irville get married much to Sarah's chagrin and Ryan has numerous appointments to attend
TAKES PLACE ON: April 11-13, April 15, 2013
AIRED: November 4, 2013
THEMES: Aging, Love, Selfishness, Immaturity, Punctuality, Life, Death
Jacob meets a runaway at Toys R Us, Kimberly begins running and invites Ethan along with her and Ryan deals with Mr. Pannell's bias while still yearning for his admiration
TAKES PLACE ON: April 15-16, 2013
AIRED: November 11, 2013
THEMES: Stress, Running away, Admiration, Punishment
TDEP88- "UGLY LIKE ME"
One of Roger and Jacob's friends die of an overdose and they remember him by continuing their drug-filled, hedonistic lifestyles, Ryan and Michael consider selling Xanax and Focalin and Mayor Sarandon deals with a corrupt coroner
TAKES PLACE ON: April 18-22, 2013
AIRED: November 18, 2013
THEMES: Death, Morality, Self-awareness, Qualms, Bravery, Cowardice
TDEP89- "THE NINETIES THIS TIME"
In a flashback to 1995, Kimberly is not sure if she wants another child as she prepares to gives birth to Ryan, Ethan assists City Councilman Brian Sarandon in focus grouping a potential 1996 Mayoral Race and a 17-year old Rob begins an inappropriate relationship with a teacher
TAKES PLACE ON: June 5-6, 1995, April 29, 2013
AIRED: November 25, 2013
THEMES: Birth, Fear of the future, Caution, Responsibility
TDEP90- "THE SCHISM"
Ryan, Brennan, Sarah, Michael and Michelle head to Washington DC to choose the new Cope of the Emo movement in a conclave, Jacob and Ryan gather Noah, Brian and Shelly together for her earned dinner and Rob must help Jamie through her familial problems
TAKES PLACE ON: May 1, May 3, 2013
AIRED: December 2, 2013
THEMES: Fractiousness, Competition, Secrecy, Cover
TDEP91- "LASER POINTER"
Ryan makes Mrs. Stem, his fellow KDGM and English students impressed with his work, Brandon and Brennan set the foundation for the Hansbay Liberal Arts Club and Jacob is forced to decide what college he wants to go and what he wants to major in
TAKES PLACE ON: May 7, 2013
AIRED: December 9, 2013
THEMES: Impression, Admiration, Respect, Confidence, Expectations, Aspiration
TDEP92- "AT THIS POINT"
Jacob deals with sexual frustration, Ryan tries to preserve his dignity in Chemistry and Ethan joins a Country Club in an attempt to fraternize with the rich
TAKES PLACE ON: May 8-9, May 11, May 13, 2013
AIRED: December 16, 2013
THEMES: Frustration, Impatience, Shame, Dignity, Image, Remorse
TDEP93- "THE TAKE AWAY"
Ryan and the guys in Mr. Pannell's class clash with the girls in Mr. Pannell's class, Jacob and Jordan go to see the Great Gatsby in celebration of Jacob's 19th birthday and Kimberly, Mel, Jamie and Rob look for business in the church
TAKES PLACE ON: May 12-14, 2013
AIRED: December 23, 2013
THEMES: Taking away something, loss, need, ambition, stealing thunder, talent, jealousy, reassurance
Brennan hires a private eye to determine if Ryan is cheating, Jacob and Jordan are spied on at prom and Madeline feels like she's drowning with Oliver
TAKES PLACE ON: May 16-19, 2013
AIRED: December 30, 2013
THEMES: Fear of the future, being overwhelmed, Infidelity, Guilt, Clandestineness, Suspicion
TDEP95- "SUBMERGED PART 2"
Ryan hires a private eye to determine if Brennan hired a private eye to determine if Ryan was cheating, Jacob must return Jordan to her family and Madeline checks in with Kyle while in a rough spot with Oliver
TAKES PLACE ON: May 19-21, 2013
AIRED: January 6, 2014
THEMES: Fear of the future, being overwhelmed, Infidelity, Guilt, Nostalgia, Catharsis
TDEP96- "MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND"
Ethan and Kimberly take anger out on each other over their problems, Ryan and Sarah are castigated by their friends and Jordan must get evidence of her parents' abuse on tape
TAKES PLACE ON: May 24-28, 2013
AIRED: January 13, 2014
THEMES: Castigation, Discontent, Motivation, Success, Failure
TDEP97- "DEAD WEEK"
Ryan recruits people for KDGM next year, Jacob and other seniors skip and Jacob reflects on his High School career and lack of ambition and Hansbay High experiences a blackout
TAKES PLACE ON: May 30, 2013, May 2, 2012, August 24, 2009, November 3, 2010
AIRED: January 20, 2014
THEMES: Ambition, Causation, Reconciliation, Closure
TDEP98- "NATURAL HABITAT"
Jacob graduates from high school and hosts a graduation party noticing Ross is conspicuously absent, Ryan and Sarah become at odds about how to spend summer and Ethan deals with his auditing while worrying about the example he's set
TAKES PLACE ON: June 4-5, June 7, 2013
AIRED: January 27, 2014
THEMES: Comfort, change, drift, example, maturity
TDEP99- "INTELLIGENCE QUOTIENT"
Madeline gets the chance to win 49,000 dollars, Ryan has his birthday party, relapses, receives IQ test scores and Rob and Jamie go on a sales call
TAKES PLACE ON: June 6-9, May 31, 2013
AIRED: February 3, 2014
THEMES: Intelligence, Insecurity, Impulsivity, mental turpitude, foolishness
TDEP100- "THE CRUISE"
The Donahues embark on a cruise and are forced to assist a man who took out an insurance policy on the boat in the hopes that it would crash, to avert the crash and save his and everyone else's lives
TAKES PLACE ON: June 11, June 8, 2013
AIRED: February 10, 2014
THEMES: Death, Evil, Concerted effort
TDEP101- "THE GAY NINETIES THIS TIME"
In a flashback to the year 1895, Harold and Tori Donahue suffer
tragedy, Jeffrey Sarandon assists the incipient McKinley campaign
and Guy Altmire deals with Union thugs and factory owners as a
TAKES PLACE ON: May 27-28, 1895
AIRED: February 17, 2014
THEMES: Tragedy, Ambition, Unscrupulousness, Fraud, Running away
TDEP102- "THE ADVENTURE"
Mayor Sarandon enlists Ethan to help him write his memoirs, Ryan tries to integrate Ross into his social group and Jacob becomes aloof
TAKES PLACE ON: June 15, June 17, June 19, June 20-21, 2013
AIRED: February 24, 2014
THEMES: Adventure, Anxiety, Comfort, Distance, Disappointment, Closeness, Accomplishment
TDEP103- "THE HAUNTING IN VERMONT"
Ryan suffers from Hypochondria and anxiety, Brennan suffers from guilt and Ethan catches his brother in a compromising situation
TAKES PLACE ON: June 23-26, 2013
AIRED: March 3, 2014
THEMES: Anxiety, Guilt, Retribution, Help, Hopelessness
TDEP104- "HOUSE PARTY"
The mettle of Ryan and Sarah's relationship is tested at a party, Jacob and Jordan encounter further complications in their fledgling relationship and Ross is put in awkward situations
TAKES PLACE ON: June 26-27, 2013
AIRED: March 10, 2014
TDEP105- "HOUSE PARTY PART 2"
Ryan, Sarah, Michael, Jacob and Jordan attempt to throw a house party while Ethan and Kimberly are out of town, Jordan and Jacob stay together for the sake of no one and Ethan and Michael's shenanigans force Ryan back into the closet
TAKES PLACE ON: June 28-29, July 1, 2013
AIRED: March 17, 2014
THEMES: Trust, Regret, Parenting, Dependence
TDEP106- "THE BIG 237"
Michael invites himself to Ryan and Sarah's Fourth of July get together and makes Ryan uncomfortable, Ethan and Kimberly attend Mayor Sarandon's Independence Day shindig and Rob and Jamie attempt to put on they own damn fireworks show
TAKES PLACE ON: July 4-5, 2013
AIRED: March 24, 2014
THEMES: Masculinity, Femininity, Lines, Independence
TDEP107- "HEALTHY CHOICE SAND"
Kimberly's 46th birthday is celebrated, but she yearns for an office for her business, Madeline declares it anorexia open season and Sarah's friends try to get her to expand her diet
TAKES PLACE ON: July 6, July 8-10, July 12
AIRED: March 31, 2014
THEMES: Health, Hypocrisy, Value, Peace
TDEP108- "LOVED ONE"
Ryan and Sarah go to a summer concert, Madeline catches Oliver buying alcohol for underage kids and Shelly freaks out Mayor Sarandon with her ambitious plans for their relationship
TAKES PLACE ON: July 14, July 17-18, 2013
AIRED: April 7, 2014
THEMES: Love, Dependence, Independence, Familiarity
TDEP109- "OLD MEMORY"
In three separate flashbacks to 1994, 2010 and 2001, a 15-year old Rob goes to Boarding School as he recovers from the shock over the death of Kurt Cobain, a 14-year old Ryan is inspired to become an emo when he meets Sarah and Mayor Sarandon instills anti-Islamic police policies in the aftermath of 9-11
TAKES PLACE ON: April 7-8, April 11, 1994, November 12, 1993, September 11, 2001, September 18, 2001, January 19-20, 2010, June 4, 2011
AIRED: April 14, 2014
THEMES: Tolerance, Memorization, Friendship, Changing, Idolatry
TDEP110- "THE MEAN GENERATIONS"
Ryan and Sarah feud over Facebook discrepancies, Grandpa Leonard Donahue is brought a surprise, Rob chases a childhood dream and Mayor Sarandon ground-breaks the exercise initiative
TAKES PLACE ON: July 24, 2013
AIRED: April 21, 2014
THEMES: Generational divide
TDEP111- "RACCOON CERTAINTY"
Mayor Sarandon must hire someone to solve the raccoon problem in Hansbay, Madeline witnesses something she cannot un-see and Michelle revisits a familiar face with a unique problem
TAKES PLACE ON: July 28-30, 2013
AIRED: April 28, 2014
THEMES: Infestation, Interference, Regression, Fear, Proving oneself
Jacob goes to great lengths to protect his girlfriend and the person cyber-bullying her, Ryan takes an amazing opportunity and improves as a human being and Madeline celebrates her twentieth birthday with her family and makes an announcement about her education
TAKES PLACE ON: August 1-2, 2013, April 17, 2013
AIRED: May 5, 2014
THEMES: Sociology, Group interactions, Technology, Personal growth
TDEP113- "THE GREAT JESSE"
Ryan abandons the emo subculture to prepare for his impending DC YDA Camp visit and he becomes involved with people like Trey Goodlatte, Colleen Diamond, Jesse Ellis and Cynthia Fleischmann, however, it backfires when a love triangle emerges and Ryan must put together the pieces
TAKES PLACE ON: August 5-9, 2013
AIRED: May 12, 2014
THEMES: Excess, Delusion, Illusion, Inauthenticity
TDEP114- "LOVE UNDER THE YOUNG DEMOCRATS"
Ryan goes on his trip to the Young Democrats of America High School Leadership Conference in Washington DC and has a blast and Oliver goes to the Young Democrats of America convention in San Antonio and becomes disillusioned
TAKES PLACE ON: August 8-9, August 12-13, 2013
AIRED: May 19, 2014
THEMES: Adventure, Openness, Honesty, Fun, Quickness, Disillusionment
TDEP115- "LOVE UNDER THE YOUNG DEMOCRATS PART 2"
Ryan goes on his trip to the Young Democrats of America High School Leadership Conference in Washington DC and has a blast and Oliver goes to the Young Democrats of America convention in San Antonio and becomes disillusioned
TAKES PLACE ON: August 10-11, August 15-16, 2013
AIRED: May 26, 2014
THEMES: Adventure, Openness, Honesty, Fun, Disillusionment, Transience
TDEP116- "ALL THE TIME"
Jacob is sentenced to seven weeks in prison, Evan becomes paranoid about his job in pure Bobby Kennedy fashion and Ryan's jealousy motivates him to buttress Michael's beef with his new friend
TAKES PLACE ON: August 21-23, 2013
AIRED: June 2, 2014
THEMES: Jealousy, Crisis Management, Prevention, Improvement
TDEP117- "I HAVE A DREAM"
In 1963, Lynn forces Leonard Donahue to attend the March on Washington while Kimberly's father Joe tries to sabotage it, in 1860, an escaped slave formerly owned by Mr. Higgins alludes Doctor Edmund Jones and in 1992, Joseph Higgins attempts to move out of Los Angeles during the Rodney King riots
TAKES PLACE ON: August 26-28, 1963, November 16-17, November 20, November 23, 1860, April 29-30, 1992, August 28, 2013
AIRED: June 9, 2014
THEMES: Inequality, Injustice, Apathy, Forward motion
TDEP118- "THE GRIP"
It's the first day of the 2013-2014 Hansbay High school year, High Schoolers try to figure out who Colleen