Number One (season finale)
Episode 24 of 24 within Season One. Item 24 of 96 overall.
Production number 1ALJ23.
Greg Garcia - Writer
Greg Garcia - Director
9 votes

In the season finale, On the suggestion of Darnell, Earl decides to cross off number one from his list, stole ten dollars from a guy at the Camden Market.But Earl soon discovers he owes the guy more than ten dollars, in fact he he owes him all of his lotto winnings.

Now penniless and desperately trying to continue with his list, Earl wonders when his karma is going kick in and turn his misfortunes around for the better.

original airdate--May 11,2006

music--Theme song "What goes around, that comes around" by Nescobar-a-lop-lop @ The Camden Country Band

  1. "Lone Ranger Theme" 
  2. Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory OST - "The Candy Man"
  3. Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory OST  - "Golden Ticket"
  4. "Simple Kind Of Man" by Lynyrd Skynyrd 
  5. "Here You Come Again" by Dolly Parton 
  6. "Hold On Tight" by Electric Light Orchestra
  7. "The Boys Are Back in Town" by Thin Lizzy 

list--#01 Stole ten dollars from a guy at the Camden Market.

#57 Gave Randy a swirly when he was five.

#119 Ruined Joy's chance to get into art school.

#206 Refused to dance with too tall Maggy at the 8th grade dance.

Flashback: Randy gives Earl a swirly to make up for #57.

  • Earl ruins Joy's chances of getting into art school.
  • The story of how many people, including Willie, Patty, Didi and Joy could've had the winning lotto ticket is explained in a flashback.
  • Paul's life after Earl gave him the money is shown.

You know the kind of guy who does nothing but bad things and then wonders why his life sucks? Well, that was me. Every time something good happened to me, something bad was always waiting round the corner: karma. That's when I realized that I had to change, so I made a list of everything bad I've ever done and one by one I'm gonna make up for all my mistakes. I'm just trying to be a better person. My name is Earl.

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023 BB
Next episode :
025 Very Bad Things (I)

regional titles

Number One (season finale)
L'argent ne fait pas le bonheur
Il Karma esiste
La número 1