|Season 03, Episode 08|
|Air date||January 6, 2002|
Hal finally gets an invitation to Abe's poker game, where things get competitive. Malcolm clashes with Stevie for filming him in a homework assignment. Reese collects money from old ladies who wanted to partner up at Lois's dance class, then uses the money to get Dewey a toy and smashes it in front of him.
For revenge, Dewey films Reese being dragged along to the class. Meanwhile, Francis and his Alaskan friends are trapped in an Alaskan blizzard fending off cabin fever.
- The hamster in the orange ball that Dewey set free in the episode Health Scare, is briefly seen again in this episode, as it rolls past Dewey in the background while he is filming Reese.