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Steal-A-Rooney is the fourth episode of season 1 of Liv and Maddie. It aired on September 29, 2013 and received 2.9 million total viewers.


After Liv has a difficult time making friends at school, Maddie steps in to help. However, when Liv discovers she was set up and didn’t make her new friend on her own, she ignores Maddie’s warnings and instead befriends a girl known for causing trouble. Meanwhile, Joey is miserable at the new job he has accepted in order to pay back his parents for a hi-tech cell phone.

Episode Summary

Maddie has gotten overly involved in her position as basketball team captain, and Liv has taken notice and considers making new friends at school. When Liv finds out that Maddie has arranged for a fellow student to befriend her, she cuts school with a more troublesome student against Maddie's discretion and gets in trouble to which Maddie takes the blame. Meanwhile, Joey is given a state-of-the-art smartphone and takes on a position in the mall food court in an effort to pay the bill.

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Recurring Cast

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Memorable Quotes

Liv: Seven points, yay.
Maddie: Not yay, not even a little yay. It was humiliating.
Pete: Now let me see that rage face!
Maddie: RAGE FACE!
Liv: Are you sure you wouldn't rather have some Liv Time? You know they say it's good for the soul.
Maddie: Yeah, there's been a lot of Liv Time since you've moved home.
Liv: You look interesting, I'm Liv.

Kylie (leaves)
Liv: But I didn't get your name.
Maddie: (enters room)
Maddie: Did I just see you talk to Kylie?

Liv: Oh, that's what her name is.
Liv: So don't just be dissin on my Kay Kay.
Maddie: Don't be surprised when your Kay Kay turns out to be Kray Kray.
Joey: The Z-Phone 620Q. It's ruined.

Manager: Counter life's not for you. Back to the Muck bucket.
Joey: Can I still wear the cape?

Manager: That's a no-no, Jo-Jo.
Kylie: This isn't my locker. I just don't like to litter.


  • The title was originally called Talkin' Bout Bad Girls.
  • The Z-Phone was first mentioned and seen in Hannah Montana, and was later expanded upon in A.N.T. Farm. This confirms that Liv and Maddie is in the same universe as these shows (or, at least, in A.N.T. Farm).
  • This is the only appearance of Kylie.
  • This episode premiered on the same day as Jake And The Never Land Pirates: Jake's Never Land Rescue.


  • The episode received approximately 2.9 million viewers on its premiere night.[1]


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Season 1
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Season 2
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Season 3
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Season 4
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