Olivia Pope's latest case sees her managing a murder trial of a sitting senator. Key to the defense is a statement from his wife (Melora Hardin). But when the US Attorney digs up more dirt on the senator's philandering ways, will the wife still get on the stand and exonerate her husband? Meanwhile, Huck tries to comes to terms with be reactivated by B613, and Jake tries to dig up evidence on the organization.
Erik forgets why he hated Scott Foley and J.J Abrams once upon a time. Elsha Wolf joins him and Justin to guide them through the wild world of Washington D.C. fixers and shadowy groups charged with defending the Republic. Elsha realizes her contempt for Scandal's President Grant. Justin determines Darth Plagueis the Wise would back Bane's health care plan. He also calls out "liberal" Hollywood writers and their fantasy version of the Republican Party. Joe Morton is declared a natural treasure. The group determines Scandal is made of almost every popular ABC TV genre and discuss the decorum in sending dick picks. Also, Alf and Mr. Meatloaf make special appearances.