A mix-up leads to Michael's arrest while a trick George Sr. plays on Oscar ends up with George Sr. once again free, and Oscar mistakenly taken into custody.
While Michael schemes to get his mother into an alcohol rehab center, Kitty schemes to get a Bluth son of her own by kidnapping George Sr. and demanding some of his sperm.
Michael decides that the best way to stop George-Michael from getting pre-engaged to his girlfriend is to have the girlfriend's parents meet the Bluth family.
George Sr.'s plan to reestablish contact with his employees at the company backfires when an angry employee turns the tape over to the FBI, who in turn believes the tape was made in Iraq.
While George Sr. decides to become a Christian, Michael tries to help George-Michael with his campaign for student body president by having Gob produce his campaign video.
Michael tries to track down the seal that bit off Buster's hand, and also tries to save his son after his mother takes George-Michael to the Motherboy dinner dance.
As Maeby passes herself off as a studio executive overseeing production on The Old Man and the Sea, Buster ends up with a hook after a seal wearing a bow tie bites off his left hand.
Michael is determined to find out if he is the father of Maggie's baby after he learns that she is 8 months pregnant and that's exactly how long it's been since they last saw each other.
A free romantic getaway turns to disaster when Michael sets Lindsay up on the date, unaware that Tobias, Lucille 2 and Stan Sitwell will also be at the same hotel at the same time.
As George Sr. continues to hide out in the upstairs attic, the family prepares for an upcoming charity auction, and George-Michael gets ready to go to a Christian music bonfire.
When the company's stock is unfrozen, the family's desire to buy themselves expensive gifts ends with them losing majority control of the company to Lucille 2.
Michael is convinced the company team will win an upcoming softball game against a business rival, even though the rival company just hired the Bluth Company's best player - Gob.
At the Bluth Company Christmas party, Gob gets upset and fires all the employees, forcing Michael to invite them all to a second party at the banana stand so he can rehire them.
While the government wants to cut a deal with Michael over the whereabouts of his father, George Sr. wants Michael to find out if Lucille is really in love with Oscar.
After hearing that his grandfather has died in Mexico, a distraught George-Michael goes off to be alone, only to discover his grandfather hiding out in a hole at the model home construction site.
When George Sr.'s car is found in Mexico, Michael decides to go search for his father, and Buster hides in the car trunk so he can escape the country and the Army.
In episode 1 of season 2 of Arrested Development, Tobias gives Michael advice in asking for help.
Michael and Gob agree to help each other.
Michael and his son George-Michael have a heart to heart talk about prison.
Mishaps abound at a bachelorette auction for charity.
Michael and Gob argue over cars and bananas.
Michael remembers an unfortunate childhood incident.
Gob and George Sr. discuss their plans to break into the permit office.
Michael tries to borrow the family car from his sister, Lindsay.
Michael's presentation to a group of investors doesn't go well.
Rita is disappointed when she meets Michael Bluth's family.
Michael offers his son some fatherly advice on women, but not right away.
Maggie delivers a fat suit.
Uncle Jack says he'll bail the family out of its financial problems if he can have some company for Valentine's day--and his sights are set on Lindsay.
Gob and Buster meet the great Tony Wonder (Ben Stiller).
Gob plans on teaching the young George Michael the art of magic, including making the family yacht disappear.