Jon's arrogance and conviction put him increasingly at odds with his colleagues, neighbors, and family. Grasping to stay afloat amid constant conflict, he must confront treacherous, false accusations and catastrophic family revelations.
Jon weds Mavis, but their marriage quickly plunges into dysfunction as Mavis becomes more petulant and Jon more distant. As Jon throws himself into work, both he and Mavis engage in affairs. But the price for their secrets will result in dangerous consequences neither could have imagined.
Dr. Martin Eaton returns home from war to discover his sweetheart, Marjorie, betrothed to another, wealthier man. Martin reluctantly marries the shy Flora instead and focuses on his medical practice, engaging in the occasional extramarital tryst. Meanwhile, Marjorie raises two boys, Jon and Harold, who have starkly different personalities.
Roscoe Lee Browne guest stars as a prison artist whom Barney's squad captures and must hold at the station house until he is return to prison. Harry the Snitch tells Barney that Charlie Jefferson is hiding out in the area. After the capture, Barney's problem is keeping Charlie in the precinct jail until he is picked up by the prison authorities.
Roscoe Lee Browne guest. stars as a prison escape artist Barney's squad apprehends and then must hold until he's returned to jail.
When Ted is tricked by a smooth-talking con man into opening his own broadcasters’ school, the WJM staff is recruited to be the faculty.
When Ted is tricked by a smooth-talking con man into opening his own broadcasters' school, the WJM staff is recruited to be the faculty.
Matthew Perry stars as Ben Donovan, the self-involved manager of a San Diego sports arena who begins to re-evaluate his life on his 40th birthday. Working alongside him is his boss and arena owner, Crystal-attractive, powerful and highly erratic; Alice-the cute, tomboyish marketing director and Ben's friend with benefits; Alonzo-a former basketball player, handsome and unbelievably happy; Ben's assistant, Heather-pretty, sweet, but terrifying because she once lit a boyfriend on fire; Crystal's son, Roman-sweet-faced, clueless and Ben's newest employee; and a hapless operations crew whom Ben refers to collectively as the "Steves."
As Roman receives an unlikely promotion, a confusing email has Ben wondering if his office romance with Alice is really over. While the ensuing confusion reveals that Alonzo is keeping a secret about his ex-wife (guest star Nadege August), Crystal orders Ben (Matthew Perry) to fire their unpredictable P.A. announcer (guest star Richard Kind). Meanwhile, after the Sunshine Center's cleaning woman dies, Crystal offers to arrange the memorial service.
Expecting recognition on his tenth anniversary at the Sunshine Center, Ben (Matthew Perry) instead finds himself dealing with a difficult teen pop star (guest star Nick Jonas) and a contest that has the staff vying for Crystal's attention.
The chaos created by a broken air conditioner reveals how little respect the Sunshine Center's staff has for Ben (Mathew Perry)-and just how little he knows about them. As Ben is forced to reach out his disgruntled employees, Crystal's (Allison Janney) request for a double date puts Alonzo (James Lesure) and Alice (Andrea Anders) in an awkward spot.
When an important audit reveals a sentimental side of Crystal (Allison Janney) he's never seen before, Ben (Matthew Perry) helps her resolve her lingering feelings for an ex-husband (guest star James Taylor). Alonzo hopes to use a lingerie football game to persuade a pair of do--com millionaires to donate to a new children's center, it's Alice's sales wizardry that closes the deal.