In the first episode, one doesn't truly know how much Jon Glaser loves gear. You're only introduced to his partial love of gear. From episodes 2 through 9, the love affair web of gear is weaved with the intricacies of a freshly woven basket. In the last and 10th episode, the basket is tossed into cement, you've finally been sold that this man is borderline obsessive-compulsive about gear. The story is told from Glaser's perspective, and that perspective is primarily that of gear.