Simon faces a dilemma when he is asked to eulogize a jingle writer who was widely disliked.
Max changes his grades and is moved into the honors math course and competes against Phoebe in the math bowl, while Hank, Nora and Billy track down the newspaper thief.
Special Agent Genny Shaw pitches in at the agency with Booth, while Brennan reduces her activities – sort of – on her first day back to work when the team is asked to solve the case of an extreme couponer who was dragged to her death by a big rig. Elsewhere, Cam is unhappy with Michelle's involvement with Finn.moreless
The gang venture to the beach to help Ally get inspired to write a new summer song for Austin to enter a contest on the radio. However, their plan is detoured when they're detained by the police for breaking into the ice cream shop and they must explain their actions and make it to the beach bash in time for Austin to perform.moreless