The law firm represents Daniel Post, a CEO battling terminal lung cancer who used his status with a pharmaceutical company to ensure that he receive the non-placebo in a promising anti-cancer drug test. Now, another participant in the test study is suing him.During one of Post’s visits to Crane, Poole & Schmidt, the charismatic man meets and becomes romantically involved with the firm’s Denise Bauer.
Meanwhile, Denny Crane is attracted to Beverly Bridge, a fifty-year-old attractive predator trolling for a husband amongst her high-net-worth peers.And Alan Shore advocates on behalf of “Hands”, a fellow quirky employee, in his quest for partnership at Crane, Poole & Schmidt.
original airdate--January 10,2006 rating--11.2 million
songs--Theme Song--"Thowdown" by Danny Lux
Star Trek Reference: Denny tries out a new cell phone. The clamshell-style phone flips open and makes the exact sound made by the old Star Trek communicators.