Friends Episode 612 - The One With the Joke
Chandler and Ross fight over ownership of a joke Ross got published in Playboy.
The girls are curious and peruse the Playboy to check out the women. They get into a discussion of which one of the three each would chose to date if they had to pick. Phoebe choses Rachel, which leads to competition and hurt feelings on Monica's side.
Joey's cable and phone are disconnected because he couldn't pay. He takes a job as a waiter at Central Perk to earn some extra money.
After closing the shop for an hour so he can go to an audition, he is fired. But Rachel tells Gunther to give Joey his job back, and of course Gunther complies.
First aired: January 13, 2000
Production code: 225562
Running episode number: 133
Writers: Andrew Reich, Ted Cohen
Director: Gary Halvorson
Episode Cast & Guest Stars
Jennifer Aniston as Rachel Green, Courteney Cox as Monica Geller, Lisa Kudrow as Phoebe Buffay, Matt LeBlanc as Joey Tribbiani, Matthew Perry as Chandler Bing, David Schwimmer as Ross Geller
James Michael Tyler as Gunther, J.D. Lewis as The Customer, Joeanna Sayler as The Woman at the Table, Matthew Mullany as The Patron, Alex Boling as The Latte Guy
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