NewsRadio: Season 3

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Sep 18
1996

President

Mr. James decides to run for President of the United States while Lisa declares to expose all of his secrets. Matthew grows a 70’s style moustache to ““get ch…

2 Sep 25
1996

Review

A new coffee shop is opened on the first floor of the Criterion Building. Matthew becomes obsessed with Scott Adams’ Dilbert cartoon.

3 Oct 02
1996

Massage Chair

Bill leads a revolution when Mr. James eliminates free snacks in the break room. Joe gives Catherine a variety of electronic gadgets to ingratiate himself with her. Bill buys a…

4 Oct 23
1996

Arcade

Dave worries that the past will repeat itself when an arcade game, Stargate Defender, is installed in the hallway. Lisa and Dave take the SATs to prov…

5 Oct 30
1996

Halloween

Mr. James requests that the reticent staffers wear costumes to his Halloween party. Lisa convinces everyone to dress up by promising that Dave will wear the most outlandish cos…

6 Nov 06
1996

Awards Show

Dave believes WNYX will overcome its jinx and finally win the local broadcasting awards. Matthew believes the office is infested with ants.

7 Nov 13
1996

Daydream

Daydreams plague staffers on an unbelievably hot day. Among others, Beth fantasizes that she’s being stalked by Matthew, who’s taking on horror movie guises; and Jo…

8 Nov 20
1996

Movie Star

James Caan visits WNYX to study Bill and prepare for an upcoming film role, but gets distracted and ultimately enthralled by a nervous Matthew. Dave d…

9 Dec 11
1996

Stocks

Matthew returns from a Japanese vacation bearing gifts, including a katana for Dave. Mr. James teaches Beth the intricacies of the stock market.

10 Dec 18
1996

Christmas

With everyone anxious to leave work and head off on holidays, Dave finds himself doing everybody’s job and delaying his trip to visit his parents with Lisa. Also Bill rec…

11 Dec 19
1996

The Trainer

All of WNYX is up in arms when they discover Dave is actually a Canadian, not a mid-westerner. Bill joins a health club. Dave tries to teach Jimmy tab…

12 Jan 08
1997

Rap

Bill is outraged when he discovers that rap music has lyrics…offensive lyrics; Lisa is voted ‘Cutest Reporter in New York’ and attends a photo shoot with Cath…

13 Jan 15
1997

Led Zeppelin Boxed Set

Matthew, in his own mind, becomes the ‘King of the Office’ when he loses his temper and punches Bill. Matthew’s reign of terror, including ordering various st…

14 Jan 29
1997

Complaint Box

A newly installed complaint box makes Dave’s life miserable. Mr. James goes fishing, but thanks to Joe’s invention, the Garelli 5000, stays in contact with the offi…

15 Feb 05
1997

Rose Bowl

WNYX staffers evaluate their co-workers, leading to problems based on Matthew’s belief that Bill is a God. Jimmy buys fake movie memorabilia, un…

16 Feb 12
1997

Kids

Jimmy implements a program allowing kids into the station to learn about radio, but ditches the students to hit on their teacher. Dave searches for a stash of dirty magazines.<…

17 Feb 19
1997

Airport

With Bill and Dave stuck in a St. Louis airport, Lisa takes command of the office. Her first task: stop Joe and Catherine from going to a movie. Beth and Matthew go to BillR…

18 Mar 12
1997

Twins

Matthew’s ‘identical’ twin brother visits. Most of WNYX’s furniture is repossessed when the budget is drastically slashed to a…

19 Mar 19
1997

Office Feud

Joe engages in office warfare with the new noisy environmentalists upstairs. Catherine takes offense at Bill’s newest sponsor, Rocket Fuel Malt Liquor. Lisa covers a Whit…

20 Apr 02
1997

Our Fiftieth Episode

Bill is committed to an asylum when he’s judged mentally incompetent. Lisa is forced to do the ‘McNeal Perspective’ with Joe in Bill’s absence.

21 May 07
1997

Sleeping

Jimmy suffers a heart attack. His lawyer insists Jimmy stay in the break room while recovering from his coma. Lisa realizes she hasn’t completed all her goals in life, an…

22 May 07
1997

The Real Deal

When Bill and producer Lisa’s new show ‘The Real Deal’ is on the verge of cancellation, they do everything in their power to recruit Jerry Seinfeld to appear.…

23 May 14
1997

Mistake

Matthew is no longer the weirdest person in the office, when a strange temp comes in. Dave is featured in a national magazine where he inexplicably insults each staff member…

24 May 21
1997

Space

NewsRadio in Outer Space. The year is 2228, humankind is nearly extinct and those who remain are constantly on the run from killer robots. Matthew dates an android. Dave and Li…

25 Jun 05
1997

Injury

Matthew faces a large medical bill when he’s injured while goofing off around the office. A sympathetic Dave claims it was a work related mishap, earning Matthew Workman&…

About NewsRadio

“NewsRadio” showcases the hilarious antics of the whimsical #2 news radio station in New York City. The corral of characters are eccentric and witty, and they surprise each other with their back-and-forth banter. Their workplace humor also supplies an abundance of laughs amidst this unlikely bunch of colleagues.

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