106: Going Down Syndrome

Story by Steven Cragg, Teleplay by Dennis Heaton

Logline:

With his attempted vehicular manslaughter trial impending, Fitz tries to hook Larry up with a drunk chick, only to end up sleeping with Janet, the drunkest girl at the bar.  But the next morning Fitz discovers Janet wasn’t inebriated, she’s brain damaged.

Synopsis:

Fitz tries to hook Larry up with a drunk chick, only to end up sleeping with Janet, the drunkest of them all. But the next morning Fitz discovers Janet wasn’t drunk, she’s brain damaged. Meghan meanwhile tries to get back on the dating horse. When she mistakes an attempted purse snatching for a come-on, she takes her mugger hostage at a motel. Larry thinks Fitz’s latest predicament is a perfect opportunity to teach him about love and devotion. But it gets complicated when Ali shows up. Especially since her comatose mother has developed a communication technique with her finger twitches, and she has an actual case against Fitz…