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
Jack wants to renew his wedding vows with Avery. Criss tries to prove to Liz that he's right guy for her. Tracy asks Cornel West about how to handle being an influence to the black community.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's Kabletown couches suffer from American worksmanship, and he has Liz go on a blind date to prove Criss isn't everything she needs. Meanwhile, Tracy assists Jenna in her attempt to win back Paul with a series of public meltdowns.moreless
Jenna hopes to "Yoko" an Australian children's music band. Jack's mother ruins the ribbon-cutting ceremony for his couch factory. Tracy's son is ready for college.