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Season 3

16 Sep. 1996
The One with the Princess Leia Fantasy
Monica suffers from insomnia and depression following her breakup with Richard. Joey struggles to accept Chandler and Janice's relationship. Ross confides in Rachel about one of his fantasies.
 
26 Sep. 1996
The One Where No One's Ready
A stressed Ross desperately and insistently tries to get the rest of the gang ready for a black tie event at the museum, while Joey and Chandler clash over personal belongings and personal space.
 
3 Oct. 1996
The One with the Jam
Monica tries to get over Richard by using her free time to make jam and considers artificial insemination through a sperm bank. Phoebe is stalked by a man who mistakes her for Ursula.
 
10 Oct. 1996
The One with the Metaphorical Tunnel
Chandler tries to get over his fear of commitment. Phoebe poses as Joey's agent after she forgets to tell him about an audition. Ross panics after seeing Ben play with a Barbie doll and tries to convince him to play with more manly toys.
 
17 Oct. 1996
The One with Frank Jr.
Phoebe has trouble bonding with her half-brother Frank when he comes to visit. Joey attempts to build an entertainment center. Ross is challenged to name the five celebrities he'd like to sleep with most.
 
31 Oct. 1996
The One with the Flashback
The gang remember the events three years ago, when several of them almost slept together.
 
7 Nov. 1996
The One with the Race Car Bed
Joey becomes a learning extension teacher in soap acting, and loves the respect from even more clueless kids. Monica chooses a ridiculously cheap bed from Janices ex; Phoebe signs for her at delivery- of another bed, a childish race car! Rachel convinces Ross to dine with her dad, who takes him down even worse then he feared; the next day Ross and Dr. Green find each-other making fun about Rachel's chiropractor and various lack of good sense. When Joey hears one of his students also auditions for the same role he wants, he tries to eliminate him by bad advice to play ...
 
14 Nov. 1996
The One with the Giant Poking Device
Chandler is devastated after Joey tells him he saw Janice kissing her ex-husband. Monica accidentally bumps Ben's head into a post when she and Rachel babysit. Phoebe is paranoid if she goes to dentist someone she knows will die.
 
21 Nov. 1996
The One with the Football
old Sibling rivalry between Monica and Ross resurfaces and postpones Thanksgiving celebrations when the gang decide to play a game of "touch" football.
 
12 Dec. 1996
The One Where Rachel Quits
Ross accidentally breaks a little girl's leg and tries to help her sell boxes of cookies which recreates Monica's childhood fixation. Rachel quits her job at Central Perk and Joey's Christmas tree selling conflicts with Phoebe's principles.
 
9 Jan. 1997
The One Where Chandler Can't Remember Which Sister
A drunken Chandler fools around with one of Joey's sisters - but he can't remember which one. Ross becomes skeptical when a guy at the diner gets Rachel an interview for a position at Bloomingdales.
 
16 Jan. 1997
The One with All the Jealousy
Ross becomes insanely jealous of Mark. Monica hooks up with a co-worker, who writes her a poem with a hidden meaning. One of Joey's numerous lies on his resume is exposed when he takes part in a Broadway production.
 
30 Jan. 1997
The One Where Monica and Richard Are Just Friends
Monica's willpower is tested when she bumps into Richard. Joey and Rachel exchange their favorite books. Phoebe dates an athletic guy who doesn't realize he has a "wardrobe malfunction".
 
6 Feb. 1997
The One with Phoebe's Ex-Partner
Phoebe is reunited with her former singing partner who thinks "Smelly Cat" has hit potential; Chandler dates a woman with a prosthetic leg.
 
13 Feb. 1997
The One Where Ross and Rachel Take a Break
Ross seeks solace at a party after a bitter fight with Rachel and ends up in the arms of another woman; Phoebe's date needs an interpreter to communicate.
 
20 Feb. 1997
The One the Morning After
Ross is guilt-ridden after sleeping with Chloe and desperately tries to stop Rachel from finding out and when she does, the rest of the gang listen to them argue and end up trapped in Monica's room for the rest of the night.
 
6 Mar. 1997
The One Without the Ski Trip
When Ross rescues the group after they've become stranded on the way to a ski trip he wasn't invited on, the rest of the gang are forced to address the hostility between him and Rachel after their split.
 
13 Mar. 1997
The One with the Hypnosis Tape
Monica goes out with a guy who turns out to be a software billionaire. Chandler's stop smoking hypnosis tape has an unexpected side effect. Frank makes a surprise announcement that he is getting married - to a woman twice his age.
 
27 Mar. 1997
The One with the Tiny T-Shirt
Rachel goes on her first date, after splitting from Ross, with Mark. Joey clashes with his co-star in his new play. Monica continues to date Pete, even though she is still not attracted to him.
 
10 Apr. 1997
The One with the Dollhouse
Monica's aunt dies and leaves her an antique dollhouse that she doesn't want Phoebe to play with; Rachel regrets setting up Chandler with her boss, Joanna.
 
17 Apr. 1997
The One with the Chick and the Duck
Joey buys a chick for him and Chandler, Pete offers Monica a job at his restaurant but she is undecided if she should accept it. Ross shows his continued feelings for Rachel when he gives up being on TV for her.
 
24 Apr. 1997
The One with the Screamer
Ross witnesses Rachel's date screaming at people, however no one believes him. Meanwhile, Joey becomes upset when Kate is offered a job in Los Angeles, and Phoebe refuses to hang up the phone when she is placed on hold by her phone company.
 
1 May 1997
The One with Ross's Thing
Ross seeks medical help when he finds a mysterious skin condition on his behind. Phoebe struggles to choose between two guys. Monica can't decide what to do about Pete when she thinks he is going to propose.
 
8 May 1997
The One with the Ultimate Fighting Champion
Monica struggles to support Pete in his goal to become the Ultimate Fighting Champion. Chandler is uneasy when his boss playfully slaps his butt. Rachel becomes jealous when Ross starts dating a woman that was introduced to him by Phoebe.
 
15 May 1997
The One at the Beach
While at the beach, Phoebe meets a family friend with links to her past; Ross discovers that Rachel still loves him and must decide between her and Bonnie.
 

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