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    Updated on Mar 5, 2020. Posted on Mar 2, 2020

    21 Ridiculous "Desperate Housewives" Moments I Can't Believe Actually Happened

    A lot happened on one street.

    1. First, when Susan was worried that Mike was hooking up with Edie, so she snuck into Edie's house and then accidentally burned it down.

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    2. When Katherine's daughter died as a child, so she found a lookalike to adopt from a Romanian orphanage.

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    3. When Victor got impaled by a white picket fence during a fight with Carlos — which was also during a tornado.

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    4. When Bree's pharmacist, George, was so obsessed with her that he had a life-sized doll made to look like her.

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    5. When Felicia Gone Girl-ed Paul and framed him for her murder.

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    6. When Lynette catfished her own son.

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    7. When Mrs. McCluskey kept her dead husband in a freezer for 10 years.

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    8. When Bree accidentally set Katherine up with a felon.

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    9. When Carlos had an affair with his and Gaby's surrogate...

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    10. ...and then it was revealed that Gaby and Carlos's surrogate had been impregnated with the wrong embryo.

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    11. When Susan tried to record Edie confessing to burning down her house, but then a swarm of bees broke up the fight.

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    12. When Bree pretended to be pregnant to cover for Danielle.

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    13. When Susan ended her engagement to Ian because he'd bet their relationship in a game of poker with Mike.

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    14. When a small plane crashed into Santa's workshop and killed Karl.

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    15. When Angie literally bombed her ex-boyfriend.

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    16. When Orson hit Mike with a car and he was in a coma for six months...

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    17. ...and then when Orson started sleepwalking naked out of guilt.

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    18. When Gaby was worried about Sister Mary's involvement in her marriage, so she pushed the nun into a bunch of candles.

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    19. When Bree went to the hospital after boinking Orson.

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    20. When Carlos beat up the wrong guy for having an affair with Gaby and then pretended he'd committed a hate crime.

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    21. Finally, when Edie escaped from her husband Dave, swerved her car to avoid Orson, crashed into an electric post, got electrocuted, and straight-up died.

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    Did I miss any completely wild Desperate Housewives moments? LMK in the comments!

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