Professor Whitman and Dean Pelton convince Jeff to join the debate team after Annie's partner drops out right before the championship debate versus City College. Jeff naturally assumes he has the win in the bag but an obnoxious debater from the opposing team proves him wrong. Meanwhile, Shirley freaks out when Abed's films seem to predict the future and Pierce uses hypnotherapy to help Britta give up smoking. Written by
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A subplot where Annie shows signs of attraction towards Simmons was dropped when the high level of chemistry between Annie and Jeff made itself apparent during filming. See more
Britta, I'm saying this because I care about you and I'm your friend. You need to start smoking again.
Written by Alex Ebert
(uncredited) and Jade Castrinos
Performed by Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros See more