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Veronica Mars: Normal is the Watchword

Recalling the overwhelming events of her summer, including the capture of Lilly's murderer, Logan falling under suspicion of murder when one of Weevils biker buddies gets killed, and the chaos that surrounded his trial that pushed her back into the arms of Duncan, Veronica is determined to settle into "normal" life. She gets a new after-school job and returns to the popular fold at Neptune High, but she gets pulled back into the investigation business when her best friend Wallace is kicked off the basketball team for testing positive for drugs.
Keith sits down with reporter Julie Chen to discuss his new book on the Lilly Kane murder, "Big Murder, Small Town." After the difficult summer Logan has had he seeks refuge from the paparazzi and relaxes pool-side at the Casablanca's mansion with buddies Dick and "Beaver" and their sexy stepmother Kendall.

Episode Info  

Episode number: 2x1
Production Number: 2T7201
Airdate: Wednesday September 28th, 2005

Guest Stars
Adam HendershottAdam Hendershott
As Butters
Alona TalAlona Tal
As Meg
Brad BufandaBrad Bufanda
As Felix
Charisma CarpenterCharisma Carpenter
As Kendall Casablancas
Duane DanielsDuane Daniels
As Van Clemmons
Jeffrey D. SamsJeffrey D. Sams
As Terrance Cook
Jon Michael SouzaJon Michael Souza
As Passing motorist
Krysten RitterKrysten Ritter
As Gia Goodman
Max GreenfieldMax Greenfield
As Deputy Leo
Meredith RobertsMeredith Roberts
As Cute as a Bug Manager
Steve GuttenbergSteve Guttenberg
As Woody Goodman
Judy HoJudy Ho
As Jilly Ho
Julie ChenJulie Chen
As Herself
Naima MoraNaima Mora
As Ms. Dumass
Ryan GimbelRyan Gimbel
As Viet Nguyen

Amanda SeyfriedAmanda Seyfried
As Lilly Kane
Main Cast
Kristen BellKristen Bell
As Veronica Mars
Enrico ColantoniEnrico Colantoni
As Keith Mars
Percy Daggs IIIPercy Daggs III
As Wallace Fennel
Francis CapraFrancis Capra
As Eli "Weevil" Navarro
Jason DohringJason Dohring
As Logan Echolls
Ryan HansenRyan Hansen
As Dick Casablancas
Tessa ThompsonTessa Thompson
As Jackie Cook
Teddy DunnTeddy Dunn
As Duncan Kane
Kyle GallnerKyle Gallner
As Cassidy "Beaver" Casablancas
Episode Notes
This episode was originally titled "Urine Trouble."

As of this episode, Tessa Thompson, Ryan Hansen and Kyle Gallner have been added to the opening credits.

ArtistSong TitlePlayed When
Asylum Street SpankersBreathin 
DelaysLong Time Coming 
Jon Dee GrahamThe Change 

Episode Quotes
Dick: Ms. Dumbass?
Ms. Dumass: It's "Du-mass," Dick.
Dick: Yeah, and my name's pronounced "Ri-shard."

Keith: So. Senior year. How was your first day of school, honey?
Veronica: Great. I beat up a freshman, stole his lunch money, and then skipped out after lunch.
Keith: What, no premarital sex?
Veronica: Oh. Yeah. Yes. But don't worry, Dad. I swear you're gonna like these guys.
Keith: That's my girl.

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