Some Bluth family members have struggles getting their phones to work.
- G.O.B. cannot use the office phone at the Bluth Company offices and hangs up on his father. ("The One Where They Build a House")
- Tobias can't figure out how to use G.O.B.'s fancy phone and photographs himself in the bathtub. ("Sad Sack")
- G.O.B. and Michael fight over how to call security on the office phone. ("The Immaculate Election")
- Michael cannot use his cell phone, claiming the calendar is stuck in 2003. ("Flight of the Phoenix")