Season 1, Episode 18: Surprise Kill

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Ted tries to fix Blake again after finding him tweaking at Babylon. Brian encounters Dr David at the bathhouse causing Michael to rethink his long term relationship and have a hookup of his own. Justin must decide between business school and art school.

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Season 1, Episode 17: Solution (How TLFKAM Got Her Name Back)

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Michael is a changed man after his trip to France with Dr David. Justin has to make a decision about leaving town. Bad News Blake reconnects with Ted. Lindsay and Guillaume move forward with their sham wedding. Dr David and Michael host the A-Gays at their senatorial fundraiser. 

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Season 1, Episode 16: French Fried

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A mysterious Frenchman moves in with Lindsay. Justin makes a real enemy out of Chris Hobbs. Michael is reluctant to embrace his newfound BoyToy status with Dr David. Brian helps Justin plan a condom giveaway at school.

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Season 1, Episode 15: The Ties That Bind

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Ted meets an old college friend who becomes his master. Brian finally comes out to his dying father who meets his grandson Gus for the first time. Melanie saves the day when Justin almost scalds baby Gus. Michael becomes Wicked Step Mother to Dr David's young son.

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Season 1, Episode 10: Queens of the Road

 Justin attends the bday party of his newly hatched little sister. Dr David has dreamy plans for Michael. Justin runs away to New York, with Brian, Michael, Ted and Emmett hot on his trail. Michael puts a wrench in Dr David's plans, and Justin finds a new home after being dragged out of New York by Brian. Co-hosts Patrick and Matt debate if the episode still holds up, 17 years after airing.

Season 1, Episode 9: Daddy Dearest (Sonny Boy)

Baby Gus is rushed to the hospital, but only one mother counts. At David's dinner party, Michael reveals who gave him crabs during the seafood paella course. Brian has a troubling encounter with his father, who he's not out to. Emmett discovers a few things about himself while in a pornographic dream-state. Co-hosts Patrick and Matt debate if the episode still holds up, 17 years after airing.

Season 1, Episode 8: Babylon Boomerang

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Episode 8 of of the US version of Queer as Folk is discussed: Michael deviously furthers his career while Justin innocently furthers his relationship with Brian. Brian develops a fondness for jambalaya. We witnesses Craig Taylor's sinister side. Dr David and Michael rush home from the romantic idyll to tend to an uninjured Brian. Not to be outdone, Dr David slips on his club kid clothes and heads for Babylon to lecture Brian. Patrick and Matt debate if the episode still holds up, 17 years after airing.

Season 1, Episode 7: Smells like Codependence

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Justin gets a pierced nipple while announcing that he "doesn't do boyfriends." Michael and Dr David go for a romp in the countryside. Justin's father attacks Brian not once, but twice resulting in a new roommate for Brian. Patrick and Matt get into an on-air fight about Brian's motivations surrounding his relationship with Michael and then give their verdict on whether the episode still holds up, 17 years after first airing.

Season 1, Episode 5: Now Approaching...The Line

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Michael fends off Tracy, who doesn't know that he's gay, resulting in Michael getting a little bit more than just a chiropractic adjustment. Brian tests the waters of being an escort in order to land a big contract. Justin and his mother have an awkward group therapy session. Will Michael be able to handle a date at a fancy restaurant with the amorous Doctor? Patrick and Matt discuss Dr. David Cameron's treatment room behavior.