The WORST Episodes of It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Aug 13, 2019
Four egocentric friends who run a neighborhood Irish pub in Philadelphia try to find their way through the adult world of work and relationships. Unfortunately, their warped views and precarious judgments often lead them to trouble, creating a myriad of uncomfortable situations that usually only get worse before they get better.
#1 - The Gang Beats Boggs: Ladies Reboot
Season 13 - Episode 3
To one-up the guys, Dee has organized 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.
#2 - Charlie's Home Alone
Season 13 - Episode 8
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.
#3 - Frank's Brother
Season 7 - Episode 5
When Frank's long lost brother Gino shows up at the bar, the two of them tell the gang about the jazz club they ran in the 1960s and 70s, and how they fell out over Shadynasty, a singer who was the love of both of their lives.
#4 - Psycho Pete Returns
Season 10 - Episode 3
When Psycho Pete, long lost member of the Freight Train, is released from the mental hospital, Dennis and Dee rush to get him recommitted while Charlie and Mac attempt to restore him to his former hard-partying form.
#5 - Dee Made a Smut Film
Season 11 - Episode 4
Dennis makes a movie spotlighting his erotic memoirs while Frank and Mac try to pass off Charlie as a gifted artist to make money.
#6 - Charlie Wants an Abortion
Season 1 - Episode 2
A girl from Charlie's past reveals they have a child together. Mac sees the benefits in being a pro-life advocate, while Dennis uses an abortion rally to meet women.
#7 - The Gang Wins the Big Game
Season 13 - Episode 9
It’s the most important weekend of their lives and Frank has treated the gang and a crew of their ragtag hangers-on with tickets to see the Eagles in the Super Bowl!
#8 - Ass Kickers United: Mac and Charlie Join a Cult
Season 10 - Episode 10
"Asskickers" isn't just a hot new way to work out; it's a way of life...and maybe a cult.
#9 - Gun Fever
Season 1 - Episode 5
The guys buy a gun after the bar's safe is stolen.
#10 - The Gang Gets Racist
Season 1 - Episode 1
The guys hire Dee's friend, Terrell to promote the bar. Meanwhile, Charlie tries to prove that he is not a racist.
#11 - Being Frank
Season 11 - Episode 6
The gang have a new scheme and Frank tries to keep up.
#12 - The Gang Runs for Office
Season 2 - Episode 8
Driven by Frank's insight into the world of politics, Dennis pursues a political career by running for office.
#13 - Charlie Has Cancer
Season 1 - Episode 4
After discovering that he might have cancer, Mac and Dennis attempt to find a woman who will sleep with Charlie. In the midst of their search, Mac falls in love with a transsexual he meets at the bar named Carmen. Overwhelmed by the extra workload that she had to take on since Charlie has taken a leave of absence, Dee tries to get Dennis to hire a recently out of work actress friend to help out.
#14 - Underage Drinking: A National Concern
Season 1 - Episode 3
After reminiscing about high school, the guys conclude that it would be a public service if they allowed teens to drink in the bar, thus providing a safe and controlled environment for teens to party. Feeling that she missed out on a lot as a teenager due to having to wear a brace for her scoliosis, Dee begins dating a high school jock.
#15 - Mac Kills His Dad
Season 10 - Episode 7
News surfaces about Mac's Dad, Luther, being a murder suspect. Mac goes into full "P.I." mode to clear his father of any wrong doing.
#16 - The Gang Cracks the Liberty Bell
Season 4 - Episode 11
The gang fudge history by claiming that Paddy's Pub was responsible for cracking the Liberty Bell in an attempt to turn their dive into a Philadelphia landmark.
#17 - Charlie Got Molested
Season 1 - Episode 7
Charlie and Mac's old high school gym teacher is accused of molestation.
#18 - A Cricket's Tale
Season 12 - Episode 9
We get to see a typical day in Cricket's world and then a possible redemption when his family intervenes. Will Cricket finally move on from the gang, finding love in the process? Will Cricket go from filthy beast to his former self, Matthew Mara?
#19 - The Gang Exploits a Miracle
Season 2 - Episode 7
Mac and Dee become uncomfortable when the rest of the guys decide to make some extra money by exploiting the similarities between a water stain and the Virgin Mary. A reunion with someone from the past, stirs up forbidden feelings within Dee.
#20 - Frank Retires
Season 10 - Episode 9
After Frank decides he's worked long enough, the rest of the gang strategizes amongst and against each other for control over "Paddy's."
#21 - The Gang Sells Out
Season 3 - Episode 7
The gang agrees to sell Paddys when they get an offer that is too good to refuse, but it forces the bar's non-partners, Dee and Charlie to find new jobs.
#22 - The Gang Gets Whacked (1)
Season 3 - Episode 12
After stumbling upon a kilo of cocaine, the gang is forced to pay off a $25,000 debt to the mob. Mac becomes a mob informant, while Frank pimps out Dennis as an escort at the local country club. Charlie stumbles upon an opportunity to sell illegal narcotics.
#23 - The Gang Finds a Dead Guy
Season 1 - Episode 6
Mac and Dennis befriend a patron found dead at their bar in order to win the affection of his granddaughter.
#24 - The Great Recession
Season 5 - Episode 3
With a shantytown taking shape outside, Mac and Dennis try to keep Paddy's going in tough times. Meanwhile, Frank and Dee start a family business.
#25 - The Gang Does a Clip Show
Season 13 - Episode 7
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.