Matt's outspoken mother, an environmental activist is battling Victor over his plans to build on protected wetlands.
When Matt chides Alex for involving her parents in their private business, he ends up with an unexpected roommate while on a trip to South Carolina.
Matt persuades Victor to let him fill in for an absent assistant, but he is puzzled when his father-in-law makes him use a fake name.
Marlene's father (Michael Constantine) mistreats son-in-law Victor during the Christmas holiday.
Alex meets Matt's sexy cooking partner, Danny (Roselyn Sanchez).
Matt infuriates his father-in-law when he joins the family at the racetrack.
Victor demands a rematch when Matt beats him at a game of racquetball.
Matt unwittingly sparks a heated battle over the most festive Halloween decorations in the neighborhood.
Marlene is about to close a real estate deal when Victor chases away the prospective buyer.
Victor expects to be made the king at the men's club when his friend Charles contemplates retirement.
Matt feels like an outsider while playing a game of monopoly with Alex's folks; Victor blames Matt for the rain.
The parents sink Matt and Alex's plans for a romantic evening.
Matt and Alex want to replace their squeaky mattress.
Matt crashes Victor's Fleetwood on the way to an eye doctor.
Newlyweds (Elon Gold, Bonnie Somerville) move in with the wife's parents to save money while the husband attends cooking school.