"Kim Kelly Is My Friend" is the fourth episode of "Freaks and Geeks." It was written by Mike White and directed by Lesli Linka Glatter. It was recorded in November of 1999 and released in January of 2000. It depicts Kelly's family home.
In the episode, Sam is bullied by Karen Scarfoli (Lindsay's former friend) after he confuses his locker with Karen's. Neal and Sam argue about which of them is more geek . Lindsay is invited over to Kim's house for dinner. Kim and her parents fight about Kim's car..
Lindsay is fed up with the way Kim treats her. Kim tries to make it up to her, inviting her for family dinner. Kim tells her she needed to bring home someone better then rest of her friends to prove her parents she isn't a loser. Family dinner turns into massive fight causing girls to run away. They go to different neighbourhood to talk to Daniel. They see him 'goofying' with Karen. Kim gets mad and tries to run them over. They go to Lindsay's house. In the driveway Kim says Lindsay is her only friend and that her life sucks. They have dinner at Weir's house. Suddenlu, Nick knocks on the door, saying that Daniel is here and wants to talk to Kim. She says she will never talk to Daniel again and runs to Sam's room. Sam tells her to go away - he's mad at Kim because of what her friend, Karen, did. Kim says they're not friends anymore and promises Sam she'll 'break her hands'. Daniel enters the house through kitchen door. The couple finally makes up. Leaving, Kim proposes they will have a dinner together the next day and hang out.
- Linda Cardellini as Lindsay Weir
- John Francis Daley as Samuel "Sam" Weir
- James Franco as Daniel Desario
- Sam Levine as Neal Schweiber
- Jason Segel as Nicholas "Nick" Andopolis
- Martin Starr as William "Bill" Haverchuck
- Becky Ann Baker as Jean Weir
- Joe Flaherty as Harold Weir
- Busy Phillips as Kimberly "Kim" Kelly
- Ann Dowd as Conore "Cookie" Kelly (Kim's rival mother)
- Jack Conley as Mr. Kelly (Kim's rival step father)
- Sarah Hagan as Amelia "Millie" Kentner
- Rashida Jones as Karen Scarfoli
- Jerry Messing as Gordon Crisp
- Cookie (to Kim): YOU are a lying brat!
- Kim (to her parents): I'm not lying, I can't believe I try to make a friend who's rich and smart.
- Cookie: She (Lindsay)'s not smart.
- Kim: No, she is, she's really smart, I swear to god, she's smart!
- Cookie: She's a bum, like all your old friends!
- Chip: (to Cookie) What's happening?
- Cookie: Now, STOP the CAR, YOU DRIVE RIGHT ALL AROUND THE TOWN AND TRAPPING YOURSELF, I KNOW WHAT YOU DO!
- Kim: YEAH, WELL YOU SHOULD KNOW, I LEARNED IT FROM YOU!
- Mr. Kelly (to Kim): You're grounded, for good, you got me?!
- Kim: News flash, reporter, you're not my father, fat @ss!
- Mr. Kelly: I am not!
- Cookie: ALRIGHT, THAT'S IT, Now STOP THE CAR!
- Kim (to Cookie): Nuh-uh, It's my car, my Aunt Cathy/Kathy gave me that CAR!
- Cookie: Oh, yeah, well you're out of Aunt Cathy/Kathy's money like a thousand dollars, she will think I could conserned, that car is mine!
- Kim: Fine, I'm outta here.
- Cookie: Oh, no, no, no, no, Oh no, you don't, NO, You are not going anywhere!
- Mr. Kelly: OH, no, no!
- Kim: Go to the car, Lindsay, GO TO THE CAR!
- Mr. Kelly/Cookie: GIMME THE KEYS!
- Kim: OW, GET OFF OF ME! Lindsay, go!
- Mr. Kelly: GIMME THE KEYS! HEY!
- Lindsay: KIM?!
- Mr. kelly: OFF THE CAR!
- Cookie (to Kim): HEY!
- Mr. Kelly (to Lindsay): GET INside!
- Cookie: GET OFF THAT CAR!
- Mr. Kelly: GET OFF THAT CAR!
- Cookie: If YOU LEAVE NOW, YOU'RE NEVER COMING BACK, YOU ARE NEVER COMING BACK HERE, I'm CALLING THE COPS ON YOU, I'M CALLING THE COPS ON YOU!
- Mr. Kelly: Spoiled!
- Cookie: Oh, stop that, (sigh)
- Nick: Can I have those fruit roll-ups?
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