At a party, Phil Minify`s niece meets Kathy Lacy, a divorcee attracted to Phil, and Kathy reminds her uncle that she proposed the series some time ago. Tommy asks his father about anti-Semitism, and when Phil struggles to explain it, he decides to accept the mission. However, he is frustrated by his inability to find a satisfying approach, as he and Minify want the series to go beyond simply discovering the “crackpot” mentality. After trying to imagine what his Jewish childhood friend Dave Goldman, now in the military abroad, must feel when he experiences bigotry, Phil decides to write from a Jewish perspective. .