Jeremy tells Toni that he loves her, while Mark tries to convince Sophie that he should be her boyfriend instead of Jeff.
Jeremy's uncle Ray is dying in a hospice, so he decides to deal with his uncle's death by taking advantage of Toni. Mark finally gets Sophie on a date... at the funeral.
Mark is up for promotion at work, but loses out to Sophie. Jeremy starts a new job at the music studio with Super Hans.
Mark attends a work conference and in the process makes a new friend, Alan Johnson, which upsets the 'El Dude' partnership. This forces Jeremy to consider who could replace Mark as flatmate and best friend.moreless
Jeremy and Mark go to a party, at which Toni joins them and Mark befriends a teenage girl.
Mark gets Jeremy an interview at JLB.
Mark and Jeremy battle for the affection of their neighbour.
Caitlin is inspired after Liz educates her about animal testing and insists an article dedicated to the issue should be included in The Digest instead of Kathleen's article about school uniforms. Kathleen later confronts Caitlin about the whole truth about animals testing and how it's not always unnecessary. Caitlin conducts her own research and discovers her epilepsy pills are tested on animals. When Joey's job at CRAZ Radio begins to suffer after he fails to do the required janitorial work, he's later inspired by Dr. Sally who tells him she likes his demo and to keep up the good work. Meanwhile, Bartholomew and Scooter learn a lesson about truth after ordering "sea creatures" to no prevail. Having witnessed their letdown, Mrs. Avery decides to intervene.moreless
When Snake's successful older brother returns home from medical school to announce he's gay and is moving in with his boyfriend, Snake doesn't know how to deal with it. Meanwhile, Joey gets a job at CRAZ radio in an attempt to get his band discovered. Lucy takes matters into her own hands when Paul's rumor that they had sex makes her an outcast with her friends. Arthur becomes annoyed when his cousin, Dorothy, begins betting her classmates that Arthur is rich in an attempt to make some extra cash.moreless