'The Michael J. Fox Show' Episode 9, 'Homecoming': Mike tries to take Ian back to his future

How much should a father try to steer his offspring's life?Such was the question for Mike (Fox) in Thursday's episode of NBC's "The Michael J. Fox Show," with college-dropout son Ian (Conor Romero) taking his cue from the tale's subtitle. He plans to return to his high school for "Homecoming" ... along with his girlfriend from those days, the unseen Reese, making Mike increasingly resolute that Ian should go back to college.Ian's get-rich-quick schemes suggest a return to higher education isn't on his radar, his latest being selling clothes at Today's Man. "I'm just worried he's not living up to his potential," Mike laments. Annie (Betsy Brandt) suggests Ian just might end up "the next Mark Zuckerberg," but Mike remains skeptical.He has to admit he's impressed upon overhearing Ian drive a hard bargain ("I ought to get you on the phone with Time Warner," opines Mike), only to learn it was for a stretch Hummer...



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