Stanley tries to convince Elsa to go into television, as a ruse to get hold of the Tattler Twins and sell their body to the Morbidity Museum. Meanwhile, Maggie tries to warn Jimmy, and Dandy commits his first murder.moreless
While the ghostly Edward Mordrake stalks the freak show, Jimmy and Maggie encounter Twisty and Elsa speaks of her days in Germany during the War.
A fortune teller arrives at the freak show looking for work, and impresses Elsa with her insight... and Jimmy with her beauty. Meanwhile, the freaks refuse to perform on Halloween because of the story that the ghost of Edward Mordrake will come seeking to add a freak to his collection.moreless
When Bette reveals that she can't sing, Dot demonstrates an unexpected talent. Meanwhile, a strongman and his wife arrive at the show seeking employment, and Dandy makes a new friend.
The contestants hit the road again, this time for the capital. Once they arrive at Austin's Le Cordon Bleu's kitchen, the chefs must adapt quickly in the Quickfire when their cooking mashes up with social networking and they receive challenge twists via Twitter. Later, they will each be able to pay homage to the person who inspired him or her to become a chef when they are asked to create dishes in their honor.
Guest Judge: Patti LaBelle
Quickfire Challenge: Top Chef Fans "Tweet" Instructions for Chefs
Elimination Challenge: Make a Dish to Honor Your Cooking Inspiration