The War at Home: Season 1

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Sep 11
2005

Pilot

16-year-old Hillary’s father, Dave, refuses to let her go out on a date with a guy older than her. So, to deceive him, she brings a new ““study buddy”&#…

2 Sep 18
2005

I.M. What I.M.

Vicky decides to turn to an old, ex-boyfriend over the internet for advice about what to about her son, Larry, who insists on wearing women’s clothes. While she’s o…

3 Sep 25
2005

High Crimes

When Dave notices how nice Hillary has been to him recently, he is certain it’s because she’s having sex with someone. However, Mike spies on her and confirms that…

4 Oct 02
2005

Guess Who's Coming to the Barbecue

Dave isn’t happy when Taye’s family is invited over for a barbecue by Vicky, and has a hard time getting along with Taye’s father, Omar. At the barbecue, Omar…

5 Nov 06
2005

Like a Virgin

When Dave finds out that Hillary is asking Vicky about sex, he plans an unexpected family trip to prevent her from going out on a date on Saturday night. Meanwhile, Kenny can&#…

6 Nov 13
2005

The Bigger They Come

One of Hillary’s friends gets breast implants, so now, Hillary wants to get implants, too. However, both Dave and Vicky won’t let her do it, as Dave tells Hillary t…

7 Nov 20
2005

Cheers

When Hillary and her friend Brenda are caught arriving drunk late at night, Dave and Vicky decide to ban alcohol in the house. However, this only lasts two days, as Vicky and D…

8 Nov 27
2005

The Empire Spanks Back

When Dave thinks the kids are getting away with too much, he implements a zero-tolerance, pro-spanking policy, since talking to them just isn’t working. However, they all…

9 Dec 11
2005

Dave Get Your Gun

Dave becomes upset with Larry because of his lack of interest in masculine activities, and his lead role in the ““Annie Get Your Gun”“ play at his high…

10 Dec 18
2005

Breaking Up is Hard to Do

Grandma Betty comes over with her new boyfriend for dinner with the family. However, soon, Dave finds out that she is spending a lot of money on him. Fearing that he’ll l…

11 Jan 08
2006

It's a Living (1)

Vicky becomes inspired to be more ambitious by Mike when he scores high on a test, with the option of taking the honors class. So, she decides to return to her fashion-executiv…

12 Jan 29
2006

Gimme a Break (2)

The family struggles to adjust to Vicky’s new job, which leaves her with less hours to be at home and more hours working. Dave and Larry continue to have tough time tryin…

13 Feb 26
2006

Three's Company

Jodi, one of Vicky’s college friends visits to reveal that she is now sober. But now Dave is afraid that Jodi will tell Vicky that they (Dave and Jodi) had sex in college.

14 Feb 28
2006

How Do You Spell Relief?

Dave suspects Hillary is pregnant when he finds a pregnancy test in the trash. However, he soon learns that a depressed, jobless Vicky has not been taking the pill. So, Dave in…

15 Mar 12
2006

Looney Tunes

Dave and Vicky attempt to cheer Mike up when they are convinced he’s depressed after find a note in his room. Mike goes along with them and decides to milk the situation…

16 Mar 19
2006

Oh Grow Up

Dave has to deal with mood swings and PMS when Vicky and Hillary’s menstrual cycles start in full swing. So, when a reluctant Dave has to take H…

17 Mar 26
2006

The Seventeen-Year Itch

Dave thinks he’s still a catch for the ladies when he gets hit on by an attractive saleswoman at work. But he soon learns that she was only checking him out for her mothe…

18 Apr 09
2006

13 Going on $30,000

Mike asks Dave for a bar mitzvah, but he believes Mike is only in it for the party and gifts. However, Mike expresses geniune interest in Judaism after studying Hebrew, so Dave…

19 Apr 16
2006

Snow Job

When Hillary sprains her ankle skiing and lands in the emergency room, a furious Dave becomes even angrier when he realizes Vicky gave her approval for the ski trip without his…

20 Apr 16
2006

The West Palm Beach Story

Dave decides to take the family to Florida to visit his parents, and because it won’t cost him a dime. But he soon learns that Mike hates to fly, Vicky hates his parents,…

21 Apr 23
2006

The Runaways

When Vicky refuses to buy Larry Ice Capades tickets, he runs away from home hoping she’ll give in so he can see Brian Boitano star as Bilbo Baggins in “The Lord of…

22 Apr 30
2006

Drive Me Crazy

Thinking that Hillary will be grateful, Dave takes the blame when she gets pulled over for reckless driving while she’s taking driving lessons. However, Hillary isn’…

About The War at Home

A comedy about two parents and their daily battles against their teenage children to keep their home, their children, and themselves in order.

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