Funny concept of abducting a scared, non-English-speaking family and destroying their home only to rebuild it with no experience and no money. And fire. Only laugh-out-lound momoent for me was Frank being stabbed in the leg and then pulling a gun. That got me. That and the bowling ball wrapped in chains that served as the wrecking ball.
Tonight was the first of a new series of episodes of Monk, and the first without Sharona. I'm not entirely sold on Natalie (the replacement), but hopefully now that she's been officially introduced things will pick up.