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Season 3


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1Shore LeaveShore Leave (4 Aug. 2002)
Melissa's dad makes her join The Fairy Princesses. Brendon tries to get out of going to Fenton's sleep over.
8.3
2Breaking Up Is Hard to DoBreaking Up Is Hard to Do (11 Aug. 2002)
Paula burns down her kitchen, and McGuirk volunteers to get paid to fix it. Paula's parents are getting a divorce. Jason fakes a divorce in order to fit in.
7.9
3Bad InfluencesBad Influences (18 Aug. 2002)
Brendon and Jason are putting on weight at an alarming rate. So in order to break the "fat enabling" cycle they decide never to see each other again. Coach McGuirk tries out his own theory called the "fat father syndrome."
8.5
4Improving Your Life Through ImprovImproving Your Life Through Improv (28 Aug. 2002)
Mr. Lynch sends all the kids plus Coach McGuirk to sensitivity training on a Saturday, where they learn the value of really bad improv games. Paula secretly enters one of Brendon's home movies in a video contest.
8.1
5Four's CompanyFour's Company (6 Oct. 2002)
Melissa has a new boyfriend, and Brendon and Jason are jealous when her love life starts to interfere with their busy production schedule
8.3
6RenaissanceRenaissance (13 Oct. 2002)
Brendon, Jason and Melissa are performing the musical King Arthur Meets Robin Hood at a medieval fair organized by Mr. Lynch. A sci-fi convention is going on next door to the fair, and there's a lot of tension between the two groups
8.4
7My Cheatin' HeartMy Cheatin' Heart (20 Oct. 2002)
Brendon is forced to take up golf after his father pressures him into playing a father-son round with an important client, only to discover that he's terrible. Brendon also has trouble convincing Jason and Melissa to make their latest film backwards.
8.0
8GuitarmageddonGuitarmageddon (27 Oct. 2002)
The kids ignore the fact that they have no musical experience or talent and decide to start a band. At the same time, Duane enters a guitar contest where he will face his archrival, Jimmy Monet.
8.2
9Storm WarningStorm Warning (3 Nov. 2002)
McGuirk tries to convince Paula to pose as his fiancée while his sister is visiting. Meanwhile, the kids are trying to decide whether they want to make a mockumentary about making a movie or a mock-making-of a mockumentary movie or just a movie.
8.4
10Time to Pay the PriceTime to Pay the Price (10 Nov. 2002)
Brendon, Jason and Melissa get in BIG trouble at school and are forced to attend a "scared straight" program at the local prison. Paula stumbles across a huge pile of the kids' old movies and discovers an odd motif that runs through every film
8.5
11Broken DreamsBroken Dreams (17 Nov. 2002)
Melissa breaks her arm. Then Jason breaks his arm, which is very suspicious. This may affect the current film in production, but Brendon is also worried that he's dumb or, at the very least, that Melissa is smarter than him.
8.1
12StowawayStowaway (24 Nov. 2002)
The kids decide to run away to Europe and become ex-patriot artists. McGuirk's car breaks down and he has no money to fix it. He asks Tom Wilsonberg, the author of Corporate Kids, for financial advice. Tom takes McGuirk gambling.
8.3
13Coffins and CradlesCoffins and Cradles (25 May 2003)
The kids are preparing for Halloween, Linda (Brendon's new stepmother) is preparing to have a baby and Coach McGuirk is preparing to have the romantic night of his life. Despite all this, no one is prepared when things start to go wrong.
8.6