Pink Flamingos
Episode 4 of 13 within Season One. Item 4 of 13 overall.
Production number 1AHM12.
Gretchen J. Berg - Writer
Aaron Harberts - Writer
Todd Holland - Director
8.68
67 votes

Jaye ignores the advice of some talking lawn flamingos, inadvertently causing a car accident that injures her father. Guilt-stricken, she agrees to help former high school nemesis Gretchen Speck organize a class reunion - until a ceramic rooster hairpin instructs her to “destroy Gretchen.”

original airdate April 01,2004   rating--2.9 million

network--Fox

songs--Theme "I Wonder Why the Wonderfalls" by Andy Partridge

  1. "We Used to Be Friends" by The Dandy Warhols

 

The song ("We Used to Be Friends" by The Dandy Warhols) is most well known on television as the opening theme for Veronica Mars.

Allusions and References

  • Made in Texas: The book that Darrin is reading in bed is Made in Texas: George W. Bush and the Southern Takeover of American Politics by Michael Lind.

Goof: Sharon and Beth have plans for the same day that Sharon's father is injured. But when Sharon calls to cancel, it's the following day.

 

Jaye Tyler is working at a Niagra Falls gift shop when the animal toys and figurines begin to talk to her, giving her orders to do things. She resists, at first, but their persistance wear her down until she reluctantly gives in and finds that following their often inexplicable commands produce unexpected results that help other people.

related items

Previous episode :
003 Wound-up Penguin
Next episode :
005 Crime Dog

regional titles

Dutch
Roze flamingo 's
English
Pink Flamingos
French
Flamants roses
German
Rosa Flamingos
Irish
Pink Flamingos
Italian
Fenicotteri rosa
Spanish
Flamencos rosados