Best Episodes Of Freaks and Geeks

Freaks and GeeksFreaks and Geeks is a TV series starring Linda Cardellini, John Francis Daley, and James Franco. A high school mathlete starts hanging out with a group of burnouts while her younger brother navigates his freshman year.

Release Date: September 1999

10. The Diary

Freaks and Geeks Season 1 Episode 10Air Date: 31 Jan. 2000
Season 1, Episode 10

Lindsay’s parents are convinced Kim is leading their daughter down a path toward drugs and sex, so they consider taking a peek in her diary. Meanwhile, Bill is tired of the same jocks picking the teams during P.E., often leaving him picked last, so he makes prank calls to Coach Fredricks then confronts him directly. The adults may be the ones learning lessons from the students.

9. Noshing and Moshing

Freaks and Geeks Season 1 Episode 15Air Date: 17 Oct. 2000
Season 1, Episode 15

Neal wrestles with the dilemma of whether to tell his mother about his father’s affair. Lindsay is given detention after coming to the aid of a girl being attacked by a boy. Daniel deals with pressures at home and with Kim. He escapes from his problems through punk music.

8. I’m with the Band

Freaks and Geeks Season 1 Episode 6Air Date: 13 Nov. 1999
Season 1, Episode 6

Lindsay encourages Nick to pursue a career in music. Nick continues to practice with his current band, but quickly decides he’s better than them. Lindsay encourages Nick to audition for a bigger local band. When things don’t go well in the audition, Lindsay is there to comfort Nick. Sam, Bill, and Neal struggle with having to shower in gym class.

7. Smooching and Mooching

Freaks and Geeks Season 1 Episode 16Air Date: 8 Jul. 2000
Season 1, Episode 16

Nick stays with the Weirs after a fight with his father and the geeks go to a make-out party.

6. Kim Kelly Is My Friend

Freaks and Geeks Season 1 Episode 4Air Date: 30 Apr. 2000
Season 1, Episode 4

Kim befriends Lindsay but she has ulterior motives, while Sam is bullied mercilessly by Karen Scarfolli, whose locker is next to his.

5. The Little Things

Freaks and Geeks Season 1 Episode 17Air Date: 8 Jul. 2000
Season 1, Episode 17

As McKinley High prepares for a visit from Vice President Bush, Ken and Sam must sort out conflicted feelings in their love lives.

4. Looks and Books

Freaks and Geeks Season 1 Episode 11Air Date: 7 Feb. 2000
Season 1, Episode 11

A car accident results in Lindsay deciding to stop hanging out with her “freak” friends. She decides to rejoin the mathletes and start hanging out with Millie again. Sam adopts a new modern hair style in the hopes of impressing Cindy. When this fails, he seeks out a new wardrobe

3. Discos and Dragons

Freaks and Geeks Season 1 Episode 18Air Date: 8 Jul. 2000
Season 1, Episode 18

Nick explores disco, Lindsay listens to the Grateful Dead, and Daniel tries something new. What’s cool? Friendship.

2. Beers and Weirs

Freaks and Geeks Season 1 Episode 2Air Date: 2 Oct. 1999
Season 1, Episode 2

When Mr. and Mrs. Weir go out of town for the weekend, Lindsay hosts a keg party. Sam, Bill, and Neal are worried that the party-goers will get too rowdy, so they substitute a keg of non-alcoholic beer for the one the freaks have on ice.

1. Chokin’ and Tokin’

Freaks and Geeks Season 1 Episode 13Air Date: 20 Mar. 2000
Season 1, Episode 13

When Bill talks about being allergic to peanuts in class, Alan tries to prove he’s lying but Bill ends up in the hospital after an allergic reaction. Lindsay smokes weed for the first time.