- 1+ 6- 0
24-Hour News ChannelvFreddie Shapp: "We're starting a 24-hour news channel and we want you."
Ron Burgundy: "I'm going to do the thing that god put Ron Burgundy on this earth to do, have salon-quality hair and read the news."
After some time out of the business, Ron Burgundy is approached by Freddie Shapp at GNN, a new cable news network, looking to hire him. He does what any anchorman does, fulfill his duty to look good and read the news.
- 2+ 8- 1
Jack KindvChamp Kind: "That's Jack Kind. Look at him. He's a prince."
Ron Burgundy: "He's not that great."
Jack Lime: "What'd you say?"
Brick Tamland: [yelling] "He said you're not that great!"
Ron Burgundy: "Brick!"
Just as he had Wes Mantooth in San Diego, Ron and crew have rivals in New York. When they run into one another and much thanks to Brick, their meeting does not go so well.
- 3+ 7- 1
Wet PopcornvBrick Tamland: "Your hair looks like wet popcorn."
Chani: "I like the parts of your face that are covered with skin."
Just as you'd imagine dating would go for Brick Tamland, he meets a like-minded lady, Chani. They instantly hit it off.
- 4+ 6- 1
Cruise ControlvRon Burgundy: "We've got a job in New York City."
Brian Fantana: "Hey Ron, who's driving?"
Ron Burgundy: "It's okay. It's on cruise control."
Champ Kind: "Why do you have this bag of bowling balls and this terrarium filled with scorpions?"
Ron Burgundy: "It's a crazy story."
Brian Fantana: "Cruise control just regulates speed. It doesn't steer."
Brick Tamland: "He says we're all gonna die!"
Ron Burgundy: "That is going to make one hell of a story."
With a job in New York City waiting for them, the news crew travels across the country in a motorhome. Ron however fails to understand how cruise control works and crashes them all, along with bowling balls and scorpions. But hey, at least it's a good story.
- 5+ 3- 1
Where's My Legs?vBrick Tamland: "Let's take a look at the big map. Where's the map?"
Ron Burgundy: "Take a look at the monitor."
Brick Tamland: "Oh god, Ron, where's my legs? I don't have any legs, Ron. Ahhh! In 93, 93…"
The technology has changed a bit since Brick did the weather, especially with green screen maps. Unfortunately Brick wore green pants that day and is now freaking out thinking his legs are missing.
- 6+ 2- 0
Brick, You're Not DeadEd Harken: "We all loved Brick."
Ron Burgundy: "Sweet Brick"
Ed Harken: "I'm told the next speaker was very close to him."
Brick Tamland: "Why?! Why did you take him from us?!"
Ron Burgundy: "Brick, you're not dead."
Brick Tamland: "I'm alive?"
Ron, Champ and Brian: "Yes"
Brick Tamland: "I'm alive!"
The new crew assembles at the funeral of weatherman Brick Tamland but are soon surprised to see Brick himself speaking. In true Brick fashion, the fact that Brick is alive is news to Brick.
- 7+ 3- 2
What Time You Feed That MustachevJack Lime: "Welcome to the station. Just wondering what time you feed that mustache."
Ron Burgundy: "Maybe I'll feed it a ham sandwich."
Jack Lime: "Hey don't make jokes off my jokes!"
The gloves are off as Ron and new rival Jack Lime trade barbs. One thing is for sure, there will be a lot of jokes and jokes off of jokes, as a result.
- 8+ 1- 0
Are You a Vampire?Ron Burgundy: "You're not black or Asian."
GNN Reporter: "I'm gay."
Champ Kind: "Do you sleep in a coffin?"
GNN Reporter: "No, that's vampires."
Brian Fantana: "Are you allowed to be out in the sun?"
GNN Reporter: "Those are also vampires."
Brick Tamland: "Are you a vampire?"
Ron, Champ, Brian and Brick, clearly unfamiliar with gay people, ask one GNN reporter a number of odd questions. They might not understand gay people but they seem to have a good hold on vampires.
- 9+ 0- 0
Linda JacksonGNN Anchor: "Welcome to GNN, the Global News Network."
Ron Burgundy: "Tell us about the new head honcho."
GNN Anchor: "Linda Jackson is a winner."
Ron Burgundy: "Linda Jackson, how are you my friend?" [Shakes hand of Linda's male assistant]
GNN Anchor: "This is Linda."
Ron Burgundy: "Oh, black… Black"
Brian Fantana: "Ron!"
Ron Burgundy: "Black!"
Ron has some adjusting to do as part of GNN, the first of which accepting that his new boss is both female and black. Lets just say this might be tough for Ron.
- 10+ 0- 0
Breaking Down the Barriers of RaceRon Burgundy: "I don't read Jet magazine or uh Jheri Curl Daily."
Linda Jackson: "What are you doing?!"
Ron Burgundy: "I'm breaking down the barriers of race by assimilation and on that note, which one of you convicts with the longest record can pass me the mash potatoes?"
Linda brings Ron home for dinner with her family during which he tries, oddly and perhaps inappropriately, to relate to them. His approach of racial stereotypes maybe isn't the best strategy.
- 11+ 0- 0
I Can't Hear YouvRon Burgundy: "Brick, can you hear me?"
Brick Tamland: "I can't hear you."
Ron Burgundy: "You're answering so I think you can hear me."
Brick Tamland: "No, I can't."
The times may have changed but poor Brick is still dumber than ever, as shown in this scene where he claims not to hear Ron yet responds to his questions.
- 12+ 0- 0
MeowVeronica Corningstone: "If you touch Ron, I will burn your face with a curling iron."
Ron Burgundy: "Meow!"
Though Ron and Veronica Corningstone might be divorced, that doesn't mean Veronica isn't going to keep a hold on her man when new lady, Linda Jackson, comes into the picture. Ron seems to enjoy watching the show.