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Ep Title Writer(s) Director(s) Original airdate
1 I Second That Emotion Patric Verrone Mark Ervin November 21, 1999
Professor Farnsworth installs an empathy chip in Bender after the inconsiderate robot flushes Nibbler down the toilet. With his newfound emotions, a concerned Bender ventures into the mutant-infested sewers to rescue Leela's beloved pet.
2 Brannigan Begin Again Lewis Morton Jeffrey Lynch November 28, 1999
Upon destroying the new DOOP headquarters, Zapp Brannigan and Kif find themselves court-martialed and dishonorably discharged. They take up jobs at Planet Express, where Kif learns what respect feels like and Zapp incites a mutiny against Leela.
3 A Head in the Polls J. Stewart Burns Bret Haaland December 12, 1999
When the price of titanium skyrockets, Bender pawns his titanium-rich body and lives the high life as just a head. But when the head in a jar of Richard M. Nixon uses Bender's body to run for election for President of Earth, Bender vows to get his rightful property back.
4 Xmas Story David X. Cohen Peter Avanzino December 19, 1999
To apologize for an inconsiderate remark, Fry searches for the perfect Xmas gift for Leela, all the while trying to avoid the murderous Robot Santa Claus, whose standards for niceness are astronomically high.
5 Why Must I Be a Crustacean in Love? Eric Kaplan Brian Sheesley February 6, 2000
When Zoidberg runs amok during the Decapodian mating season, Fry sets out to teach him how to woo a mate. Things backfire when Zoidberg's desired mate falls for Fry instead, and Zoidberg challenges Fry to a battle to the death.
6 The Lesser of Two Evils Eric Horsted Chris Sauve February 20, 2000
Fry suspects Bender's new buddy, a bending unit named Flexo who looks almost exactly like Bender, of being pure evil. When a valuable atom of Jumbonium goes missing, Fry suspects Flexo, but can't tell which robot is which.
7 Put Your Head on My Shoulder Ken Keeler Chris Louden February 13, 2000
Fry's brief relationship with Amy is forcibly prolonged when a near-fatal car crash leaves Fry's head grafted to Amy's left shoulder. Meanwhile, Bender cashes in on Valentine's Day by starting a dating service.
8 Raging Bender Lewis Morton Ron Hughart February 27, 2000
Bender is the featured attraction in the Ultimate Robot Fighting League, but his glory is short-lived when he is instructed to intentionally lose his next match. Leela vows to lead Bender to victory, in an effort to show up Master Fnuog, her ex-martial arts teacher/rival.
9 A Bicyclops Built for Two Eric Kaplan Susan Dietter March 19, 2000
Leela meets Alkazar, who claims to be the only other remaining cyclops in the universe. But when Alcazar invites Leela back to his home planet and treats her like a slave, Fry suspects that something is amiss.
10 A Clone of My Own Patric M. Verrone Rich Moore April 9, 2000
Professor Farnsworth unveils his clone, Cubert Farnsworth, whom he plans to leave everything to upon his retirement. But Cubert wants no part of Farnsworth's lifestyle, prompting the professor into a premature retirement on the Near Death Star.
11 How Hermes Requisitioned His Groove Back Bill Odenkirk Mark Ervin April 2, 2000
When Hermes takes a stress-relieving vacation, replacement bureaucrat Morgan Proctor becomes infatuated with Fry. Bender threatens to publicize their affair, but Morgan removes Bender's memory and hides it within the cavernous Central Bureaucracy.
12 The Deep South J. Stewart Burns Bret Haaland April 16, 2000
A fishing trip over the ocean takes a turn for the worse when a collossal mouth bass pulls the Planet Express ship to the bottom of the sea. There, Fry falls in love with a mermaid named Umbriel, and the crew discovers the sunken city of Atlanta, Georgia.
13 Bender Gets Made Eric Horsted Peter Avanzino December 10, 2000
Bender takes a new job in the Robot Mafia, but his loyalty is tested when he goes along on the robotic gangster's efforts to rob the Planet Express ship.
14 Mother's Day Lewis Morton Brian Sheesley May 14, 2000
Mom reprograms the world's robots to rebel against humanity. The only hope of salvation is Mom's old flame - Professor Farnsworth, who must rekindle his romance with Mom in order to save mankind.
15 The Problem with Popplers P. M. Verrone, D. Henry C. Sauve, G. Vanzo May 7, 2000
The crew discovers an irresistible source of food on a distant planet, and brings it back to Earth to be sold at the Fishy Joe's restaurant chain. But when it's discovered that the so-called Popplers are actually Omicronian babies, the Omicronians demand recompense.
16 Anthology of Interest I E. Rogers, K. Keeler, D. Cohen C. Louden, R. Moore May 21, 2000
The Professor's What-If Machine simulates Bender, Leela and Fry's wishes. Bender discovers what it would be like if he were 500 feet tall, Leela discovers what it would be like if she were more impulsive, and Fry discovers what would happen if he never came to the future.
17 War Is the H-Word Eric Horsted Ron Hughart November 26, 2000
Upon enrolling in the Earth army to get a military discount at the convenience store, Fry and Bender are whisked into war against a planet of ball-like aliens. Leela secretly enters the ranks to keep an eye on her friends.
18 The Honking Ken Keeler Susie Dietter November 5, 2000
At his late Uncle Vladimir's estate, Bender is run over by a vicious Were-car, inheriting the curse. The only way to stop Bender's fatal transformations is to seek out and destroy the original Were-car - the deadly Project Satan.
19 The Cryonic Woman J. Stewart Burns Mark Ervin December 3, 2000
Fry, Leela, and Bender all lose their jobs at Planet Express, and they endeavor to return to their old jobs. Due to a mix-up of their career chips, Fry becomes a career counselor at Applied Cryogenics, where he meets up with a familiar defrostee - his girlfriend from the 20th century, Michelle.