The Gang re-examined their “team dynamic” and got their Dennis (Glenn Howerton) back. They confronted sexual harrassment head (and hands) on. They debated gender identity and bathroom signage. They found a way to alter reality and make Seinfeld cool again. They pulled together their South Philly mojo to help the Philadelphia Eagles win the Super Bowl.
While some shows start slipping into “coasting mode” after their fifth season, the “gang” behind FXX‘s It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia – Howerton, Kaitlin Olson (Dee), Charlie Day (Charlie), Danny DeVito (Frank), and Rob McElhenney (Mac) – kicked their creative mojos into overdrive with a 13th season that took the series in some bold creative directions. Sadly, all good things must come to an end – but as the bell rings “last call,” The Gang offers fans a final round of bloopers and outtakes from the season:
For a further trip down memory alley (“lane” just seems too nice for It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia), here’s a look back at the 13th season of FXX’s long-running sitcom:
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelpha Season 13, Episode 1 ‘The Gang Makes Paddy’s Great Again’: Meet Cindy, the new, ethnically diverse female member of the gang who can successfully pull off scams. Everything is working until Mac introduces another new member: a life-like sex doll that looks exactly like Dennis.
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelpha Season 13, Episode 2 ‘The Gang Escapes’: To boost productivity, Dee hires an at-home Escape Room Experience service to come to Dennis and Mac’s apartment.
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelpha Season 13, Episode 3 ‘The Gang Beats Boggs: Ladies Reboot’: To one-up the guys, Dee organizes an all-female reboot of the Wade Boggs challenge on a first-of-its-kind, all-female flight headed to L.A. for the women’s march.
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelpha Season 13, Episode 4 ‘Time’s Up for the Gang’: Paddy’s has been put on a list of bars that are sexually hostile to women, so the gang must attend a sexual-harassment seminar in order to get off the list.
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelpha Season 13, Episode 5 ‘The Gang Gets New Wheels’: Dee gets in with a group of cool, rich housewives. Meanwhile, Dennis hits it off with some everyday, blue-collar bros; Frank struggles to renew his license; and Charlie and Mac deal with a new generation of bicycle bullies.
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelpha Season 13, Episode 6 ‘The Gang Solves the Bathroom Problem’: Jimmy Buffett is in town and the positive vibes are alive at the bar. However, when Mac comes out of the women’s bathroom, no one can leave until the bathroom situation is solved.
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelpha Season 13, Episode 7 ‘The Gang Does a Clip Show’: With nothing to do while their phones update to the latest software, the gang decides to reminisce on old times; as everyone misremembers events from their past, the gang’s current reality becomes altered.
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelpha Season 13, Episode 8 ‘Charlie’s Home Alone’: It’s the weekend of Super Bowl LII from Charlie’s perspective. While Charlie searches the back office, Cricket steals the suit leaving Charlie home alone to defend himself.
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelpha Season 13, Episode 9 ‘The Gang Wins the Big Game’: Frank has treated the gang and the others with tickets to see the Eagles in the Super Bowl.
Just so we don’t leave with too much of the feels, let’s end with a look at Dee’s “For Your Consideration” sizzle reel and The Gang’s ode to the Philadelphia Eagles: