|"That Special Tug"|
|Total Episode Count||60|
|Air Date||January 9, 2006|
|Directed By||Rob Schiller|
|Written By||Chuck Lorre & Lee Aronsohn (teleplay)
Don Foster & Susan Beavers (story)
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That Special Tug is the 12th episode of Season 3. It aired on January 9, 2006.
While out with Charlie, Alan has an emotional breakdown - in a bookstore, in a restaurant, in the cinema, and finally in Charlie's car (where Charlie has a breakdown and kicks him out from the car). This drives Charlie to see his therapist and explain the problems of Alan.
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Charlie, while talking to two woman about his "depression".