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The Best Episodes From Archer Season 1  

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There are so many great episodes of Archer in season 1, but which are your absolute favorite? This list ranks every episode of Archer season 1 from the best to worst, with the help of your votes.

The first season of Archer made its debut on FX on September 17, 2009, as creator Adam Reed moved on from Cartoon Network following the cancellation of his series Frisky Dingo. Season 1 of Archer, which established the series' minimalist artistic style and dark humor, received one Emmy nod for "Outstanding Voice-over Performance."

Which Archer season 1 episode did you like better, "Skytanic" or "The Rock"? Vote up the best episodes from Archer season 1 that you'd like to see at the top of the list.

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Honeypot is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes From Archer Season 1
Feb 04 2010
Malory's career is threatened when a sensitive videotape falls into the hands of a rogue (and roguish) Cuban agent, so she calls on Archer’s expertise in seduction to turn the tables on her ...more
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Killing Utne is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes From Archer Season 1
Jan 28 2010
Malory hosts a dinner party for the UN intelligence chairman, Torvald Utne, in an effort to get a new weapons contract for ISIS. Unfortunately, a group of rival assassins have targeted Mr. Utne ...more
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Skorpio is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes From Archer Season 1
Feb 11 2010
Archer must rescue Lana from the clutches of Skorpio, the infamous arms dealer. Meanwhile, Cyril fears not only for his girlfriend's life, but her succumbing to the seductive nature of Archer's ...more
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Diversity Hire is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes From Archer Season 1
Jan 21 2010
Owing to a rash of agent deaths (the result of Sterling's carelessness), ISIS can't meet government diversity standards. Enter the gruffly elegant Conway Stern, an "onyx" agent who ...more
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Mole Hunt is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Episodes From Archer Season 1
Sep 17 2009
Archer is in trouble with his Mother and the Comptroller because his expense account is way out of proportion to his actual expenses. So he creates the idea that a Mole has breached ISIS and he ...more
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Dial M for Mother is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Episodes From Archer Season 1
Mar 18 2010
Questions about the identity of Archer's real father lead him into a perilous trap... and an explosive confrontation with Malory.
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Skytanic is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Episodes From Archer Season 1
Feb 18 2010
When a bomb threat jeopardizes the maiden voyage of the luxury airship Excelsior, Archer and the ISIS crew must battle the clock (and each other) to avert disaster.
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The Rock is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Episodes From Archer Season 1
Mar 04 2010
After ISIS loses yet another lucrative contract to rival agency ODIN, Malory assigns Archer and Lana to embarrass ODIN by stealing a priceless diamond from their biggest client.
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Job Offer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Episodes From Archer Season 1
Mar 11 2010
When Archer takes a higher-paying job at rival agency ODIN, Malory will stop at nothing to get him back.
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Training Day is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Episodes From Archer Season 1
Jan 14 2010
Lana's residual lust for Archer prompts Malory to promote Cyril to field agent. Archer then trains his new competition as only he can, whilst Malory frets over her own past and her son's