Jessica is assigned her first house listing, but is afraid to go inside it because its number, 44, is a bad omen in Chinese superstition. Eddie runs for school class president, but learns not to tell lies from the experience.moreless
Jack tries to avoid his mother. Meanwhile, Jenna starts to envy Liz and her married life.
Liz tries to get Criss to want a family once she runs into Dennis.
After vice-presidential candidate Paul Ryan drops out of the race, Liz (Tina Faye) and Jack (Alec Baldwin) agree to keep politics off TGS. When a new politician (Tracy Morgan) shows up on the scene, however, Liz struggles to keep her word. Meanwhile, Kenneth (Jack McBrayer) has a visit from his mother (Catherine O'Hara) and her naive friend (Bryan Cranston).moreless
Avery is reunited with Jack, but she's not alone. Meanwhile, Liz and Criss find their relationship strained by gender stereotypes.
Queen of Jordan again invades the TGS set to hype Angie's new clothing line. Meanwhile, Jack receives news of Avery's release, and Liz finds herself in a reality smackdown with Angie and Tracy'sdaughtermoreless
When profitability concerns threaten TGS' live airing, Kenneth describes great live TV moments from NBC's past to prove that live broadcasts are a vital part of the TV experience.
Jack wants to cure Pete of his low self-esteem and instill him with ambition. Tracy's sense of smell returns. Kenneth accidentally helps Jenna in her prank war with the TGS writers.
Jack seeks an idea to expand Kabletown's business to impress Hank Hooper. Liz discovers her diary from a year ago holds the key to solving today's problems, while Hazel continues her weird obsession with her. Jenna feels she's under a hex. Tracy takes a film role just to pay off taxes.moreless
Liz agrees to mentor Hazel, while Jack steps up his attempts to free Avery from North Korea. Kenneth keeps having trouble adjusting to no longer being a page for TGS.
Liz's script for a TV movie about Jack and Avery makes him question his feelings for Diana. Jenna and Tracy try to outfox Weird Al Yankovic. Kenneth gets another NBC job.
Dennis pops up to spoil Liz's day with Criss. Jack applies capitalist principles to a strategy game played by the TGS writing staff to prove he's still got his business edge. Hazel tries to keep Tracy and Jenna civil to one another.moreless