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    Apr 27, 2020

    17 Things That Would Totally Happen In A “Friends” Coronavirus Episode

    Monica would be so prepared.

    As the coronavirus pandemic continues, I know I'm not the only one trying to fend off boredom by rewatching old episodes of Friends for the thousandth time.

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    So, I thought it would be fun to imagine how every character would react if they were also stuck in their New York City apartments:

    1. Monica would make sure that everyone was following the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's guidelines.

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    2. She'd also be super well-stocked and give everyone supplies of toilet paper when they inevitably asked.

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    3. Joey's quarantine stash would be straight-up unusable.

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    4. So Chandler and Joey would get Monica to cook for them. She'd complain, but actually love hosting.

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    5. Joey would ask how much longer the pandemic would go on — after approximately five minutes in quarantine.

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    6. Ross would try and use science to explain to everyone why they shouldn't panic — but then actually handle things the worst.

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    7. Even though Phoebe doesn't live with them, she would still be quarantining at Monica and Rachel's. This would never be explained.

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    8. While Rachel's family would try and get her to quarantine in a fancy place upstate.

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    9. Phoebe would write a coronavirus song.

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    10. And Joey and Chandler would invent some kind of very dangerous game.

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    11. Chandler would work from home. This would bring no clarification to the other friends as to what his job actually is.

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    12. Phoebe would make masks to donate to people. They'd look a bit weird, but still be functional.

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    13. Meanwhile, Ross would have zero clue what to do with himself.

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    14. Central Perk would still be open for takeout. Gunther would offer Rachel the chance to quarantine with him, but the message wouldn't quite get across.

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    15. Two of the friends would be tempted to hook up out of sheer boredom.

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    16. And Ross and Monica would start fighting like they were kids again.

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    17. But the friends would get through it, just like we will.

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    H/T: Vulture

    Do you have any thoughts on what would happen in a Friends coronavirus episode? LMK in the comments!

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