Abby, Larry and , a well-known environmental activist, join in her protest. But when strange things start to go wrong, Dharma suspects that something's afoot. Air Date : 2nd-May-2000 When Abby objects to being president by acclamation yet again of the educational co-op, she impulsively nominates Dharma to run against her, and both women are nonplussed when Dharma is instantly elected. This landmark flashback episode takes place six months prior to the series pilot and shows Dharma and Greg's lives before they met and married on their first date. It all begins when Greg downloads a travel brochure promising a cozy getaway at the Red Rose Inn in upstate snow country.
When Larry demands Edward rescind all special treatment, Walter obligingly fires Larry. Yet while Dharma loves giving help to others, she's not nearly as fond of accepting it for herself, even when she's in a wheelchair. Season 5, Episode 15 March 12, 2002 Season 5, Episode 15 March 12, 2002 As Greg begins work in his father's firm, Dharma becomes the model for a comic book's superhero. Meanwhile, Greg deals with an insurance problem—the company has paid them twice by mistake, but won't listen to his attempts to explain. Greg discovers Dharma and Greg Season 2 Episode 23 Dharma and Greg Season 2 Episode 23 Dharma and Greg Season 2. Petty jealousies surface as she begins befriending the men and privately advising them on personal matters - including bankruptcy, impotence, and a serious crush one of the men has on Greg - and they in turn begin to full uncomfortable around Greg because he won't share his feelings with them.
At the same time Greg must deal with Dharma's impulse decision to open a store without first deciding what she will sell, and the fact that the place quickly becomes packed with people who find Dharma's environment strangely soothing and establish a barter economy amongst themselves. When Dharma does attempt to remonstrate with Spyder, both she and Greg get their butts kicked. The bag traces back to a man who was falsely accused of stealing it Edward Asner and subsequently fired, setting Dharma on a mission to right a wrong. An amused Edward challenges the Finkelstein's to attend the function, which is threatened by a freak rainstorm and flood—it's 'Old Yeller' to the rescue! Soon Gretchen is head-over-heels for Pete—and he can't stand it. Yet while Dharma loves giving help to others, she's not nearly as fond of accepting it for herself, even when she's in a wheelchair. . Among those obstacles are Dharma's counterculture parents, Abby and Larry, who recently brought another bohemian bundle of joy - baby Harry - into the world.
It turns out that their property is under siege by an unscrupulous developer who happens to be a former, and hated, classmate of Greg's. And she's right—but they're not what she fears. Meanwhile, an aggressive opponent may really rain on Dharma's parade. Season 2, Ep 23: A Girl Can Dream, Can't She? For her part, Abby believes that crystals and chants around her daughter's bed might help. While Abby tries to be supportive, Dharma sets about making changes, which backfire, convincing her that Abby is sabotaging her. Mitch Pileggi makes a guest appearance. Greg is against the idea initially but after a few twists and turns, things work out in the end.
When she appeals to a recently retired Edward for help, he quickly rejuvenates the business, which happens to merchandize women's fashions for men: edrag. Air Date : 11th-Jan-2000 While spending the weekend at Dharma's parents' house, Greg fears they're in grave danger when an old family friend shows up unexpectedly -- Nunzio and Stinky dig up his skeleton in Larry's garden. Greg is thrown into a black depression until he realizes that his popularity has soared; then his opponent makes a decisive sexual confession of his own. But what worries her most is a suspicion that September may have designs on Larry. After an evening's panic, he decides to tough it out and wins the case hands down while mystifying Pete. On the other side, literally, are Greg's uptight, blue-blood parents, Kitty and Edward, who've slowly but surely come to accept the fact that their son married outside the country club boundaries. Meanwhile, Larry convinces the Montgomerys' maid, Celia, to go on strike, leading everyone to discover how much control Celia has over Kitty's personality.
Meanwhile, Greg's advice helps Pete and Jane make a move to repair their crumbling marriage: they happily announce they are getting divorced. Meanwhile, Larry lands a job as a night security guard with Edward's company in order to get medical insurance for the baby. Groom Joaquin swears it's because the horse has fallen madly in love with Dharma, and sure enough Steve starts showing up unexpectedly at the apartment. Now completely guilt-ridden and overly cautious, Greg's unable to enjoy Dharma's romantic advances. The feeling is mutual and before their first date is over, they are married much to the dismay of both sets of parents, who are polar opposites: Dharma's parents are hippies and Greg's are wealthy, almost snobbish. This landmark flashback episode takes place six months prior to the series pilot and shows Dharma and Greg's lives before they met and married on their first date.
But he discovers he has succeeded only too well: Judge Harper becomes the couple's best friend and constant companion, and Greg despairs at having to keep up the pretence forever -- especially when the judge comes to meet the entire extended family. Greg is trying to get along with Marlene. Trouble is, the brunt of her aspirations is borne not by her competition but by Greg. But it's her own body that teaches her that lying can lead to flu, rashes, eye sties, oozing sores and even a bout of the gout. Married on their first date, they have remained committed to each other from day one, despite the obstacles presented by the world around them.
Petty jealousies surface as she begins befriending the men and privately advising them on personal matters - including bankruptcy, impotence, and a serious crush one of the men has on Greg - and they in turn begin to full uncomfortable around Greg because he won't share his feelings with them. Her husband, Greg Montgomery, is a conservative, Harvard-educated attorney and the yin to Dharma's yang. Feeling guilty over how much her own life has changed, Dharma decides to get back to basics. When Dharma brings her home for the night, Donna suggsests that Dharma and Greg could adopt her baby. Season 5, Episode 17 March 26, 2002 Season 5, Episode 17 March 26, 2002 After suddenly joining a rock band, Dharma invites the musicians to live with her and Greg. Then the misunderstanding turns into a crisis as they both get caught up in the planning of their mutual friends' impending wedding, compelling Greg to seriously reevaluate his own crazy marriage. The episode ends with a food fight between Kitty and Dharma.
But when they repeatedly fail tests designed to demonstrate the strength of their relationship while Pete and Jane score tops , they resort to covert measures. Needless to say, Greg's not thrilled with her decision, and father-in-law Larry's moving in with him does not help matters. Season 4, Ep 24: The End of the Innocence 2 - After catching Dharma innocently hanging out with her old college tutor---and failed suitor---Charlie, an enraged. Meanwhile, tobogganing down a mountainside in a canoe, at night, backwards, turns out to be the father and son bonding experience Greg and Edward never found time for. Season 1, Ep 23: Invasion of the Buddy Snatchers - When Greg hosts a poker game, Dharma takes advantage of the occasion to meet his buddies.