The Chances are put on trial following the Nancy Grace interviews in order to retain the custody of Hope.
Nancy Grace leads a "mockumentary" episode where she interviews the Chance family about their experiences with Hope's mother Lucy.
Virginia confuses Jimmy into thinking that Sabrina's new attractive studying partner is more than just a friend. Meanwhile, Burt obsesses over a wall figurine.
Burt decides to run against a determined woman named Sarah Louise as a chairperson for the church group, but when the woman assigns him with a task of keeping an eye on a pig, Burt realizes that it is much tougher than he thinks when the pig ends up becoming dinner.moreless
Virginia takes on a job as a house sitter for a teenage girl, and when she learns that the girl plans to have sex with her boyfriend, she decides to dispense some motherly advice, and Burt gets involved. Jimmy begins to take advantage of Maw Maw's delusions.
Virginia and Sabrina team up to get rid of a raccoon that starts living under the Chance house porch. Meanwhile, Jimmy is frustrated when his parents suggests he should start spanking a misbehaving Hope; and when Burt reveals another secret from Jimmy's childhood, it brings Jimmy to a new realization.
After participating in an Occupy Natesville protest, Sabrina is sentenced to two weeks in prison, where one of the inmates does their best to make Sabrina's stay the worst experience possible. Meanwhile, Virginia gets a chance of a lifetime when she saves the mayor of Natesville from a public scandal.
Jimmy and Sabrina continue building their relationship by learning more about their strange habits and childhood fears. Meanwhile, Virginia learns more about a habit Burt has been hiding from her for years.
Virginia and Burt encourage Jimmy to make up a girlfriend in order to make Sabrina jealous in order to shake up her relationship with Wyatt. While attending a class with Barney, Jimmy meets Mary-Louise who then agrees to play along with his plot until the entire thing starts blowing up in Jimmy's face.moreless
Burt hires Barney as his business manager during tax season, and the stress of the job causes Burt to make an unwanted comment on Virginia's career, prompting Virginia to find a new business venture as a tarot card reader. Meanwhile, Jimmy stresses as Sabrina contemplates moving to Africa with Wyatt.
Burt starts gambling again, keen on reclaiming the property he lost betting almost 20 years ago. Virginia and Jimmy try to intervene, but end up getting swept up in the magic of gambling, prompting their friends to stop the family from losing everything.
After realizing that his daughter might be a baby genius, Jimmy decides to go back to school for a G.E.D. exam, but his effort is thwarted by a school teacher keen on making Jimmy's life harder. Meanwhile, afraid that they'll be the dumbest ones in the family, Virginia and Burt both decide to take the G.E.D. exam as well, but run into several difficulties.moreless
After his father challenges him to take more risks, Jimmy attends a party with Frank and they end up bonding over having the same high school bully.
Virginia wants the entire family to submit their inventions during the National Invention Convention Extravaganza to win a lot of money, but when everyone separates into groups with their own inventions, the competition gets fierce.
In order to impress Burt's wealthy parents, the Chance family borrows a house and pretends they're living a lavish lifestyle - that is, until the real owners return prematurely, and Burt's parents finally learn exactly what the life of a Chance family is all about.
Jimmy is furious when a 13-year-old kid tries to seduce Sabrina. Burt and Virginia try to come up with ways to retrieve a golden tooth Maw Maw managed to swallow.
The Chances are forced to camp out on the front lawn while their house is being tented for termites, but the sudden change of living arrangements is the least of their worries when they find out that Hope hit a boy at the day care, worrying everyone that she might just be following in the footsteps of her mother.moreless
The Chance family goes to Las Vegas to attend the wedding of their cousin Delilah, prompting jealousy in Virginia because she never had a big wedding like that. Meanwhile, Jimmy thinks he finally has a chance with Sabrina when she decides to go wild in Nevada.
Burt learns more about the time he was kidnapped twenty years ago when his "kidnapper" pays him a visit. Jimmy's jealousy reaches new heights when Sabrina waits for a message from Wyatt.
When Burt reveals Sabrina's secret to the Chance family, she is forced to introduce her father Cap to them, and Jimmy decides to use this info to introduce Hope to a rich lifestyle, causing Sabrina to reveal her insecurities.
While watching an old family video, Jimmy realizes that he had a great music talent until an accident that made him talentless, so he decides to find a way to regain his abilities.