Newlyweds John and Georgie abandon big city politics for the craziness of small-town life. Helped out by John's best friend, the couple attempts to revive the local paper. Adding to the mayhem is the big-talking Lonnie and the cynical Madeline.
Georgie, John, Billy Bob and the kids leave D.C. to run a newspaper in the small town where the guys grew up. When things start going wrong, everybody confides in Madeline, a depressed psychologist.
Return: John and Georgie start a newspaper in John's hometown. But adjustments make life less-than idyllic at the outset. Billy Bob: Billy Bob Thornton. Madeline: Conchata Ferrell.
Desperate for cash to get their newspaper off the ground, the gang goes to work at the high school cafeteria and asks for a loan from an obnoxious, now wealthy former classmate.
Based on John and Billy Bob's high school reputations, the gang gets fired from the cafeteria. Then help comes from an unlikely source.
The gang hires a bombshell receptionist and Lonnie, the "printer from hell." Madeline offers to write a "tough love" advice column.
John plans to give Georgie his grandmother's string of pearls for their first anniversary, but then Billy Bob and Madeline get involved.
Lonnie convinced the gang to with him to a cowboy bar where mayhem soon ensues.
Georgie finds out she's pregnant, and her dad arrives for a visit.
A mix-up with the health-insurance company has John believing that he's dying. Billy: Billy Bob Thornton. Madeline: Conchata Ferrell. Georgie: Markie Post. Reed: Mark Harelik.
A woman comes on strong to Billy, but her obsessiveness overwhelms him. Charlotte: Lisa Long. John: John Ritter. Ben: Justin Burnette.
Georgie and Madeline devise ways to embarrass Madeline's ex, and John suffers a bout of jealousy over Georgie's past. Meanwhile, the kids put on a play satirizing the adult's behavior.
A camping trip goes haywire when the girl's raid the boys' camp, tie Lonnie to a tree and steal the van.
Billy Bob and Madeline tend to Lonnie after they both hit him with their cars. Billy Bob: Billy Bob Thornton. Madeline: Conchata Ferrell. John: John Ritter. Georgie: Markie Post.
The movie Sleepless in Seattle inspires the gang to express their own feeling of love… loudly.
With their house invaded by guests, John and Georgie attempt to find some privacy, but instead are caught again and again during intimate moments.
John and Georgie suddenly have the urge to light each other's fire, but houseguests prevent ignition. Georgie: Markie Post. Billy Bob: Billy Bob Thornton. Madeline: Conchata Ferrell. Elliot: Clark Duke. Carson Lee: Doren Fein. Lonnie: Leslie Jordan.
Georgie and John pretend they aren't married so they can vacation in a Miami singles-only time-share condo with the rest of the gang.