After a wild New Year's Eve, Jack tries to undo the damage he caused from leaving a drunken message on an ex-lover's voicemail. In the meantime, Jenna pursues a faux relationship with actor James Franco in an attempt to cover up his embarrassing secret. After "outing" her sheltered cousin to his family, Liz welcomes him to New York City, while Tracy discovers a newfound respect for women. Written by
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After Jenna says she'd like to have a relationship in her life like James Franco
does with Kimiko, his anime human pillow-girl, Franco exclaims, lovingly, "Kimiko-tan!". The Japanese language uses honorific suffixes with people's names, and "-tan" is a less common, baby-talk version of "-chan," a particle added to the names of children and loved ones. By using "-tan", a rather obscure Japanese particle signifying endearment, Franco's character signifies that he is even more into the extreme anime-fan culture than the average anime fan. See more
When Jack is saying that German poem, he starts speaking real German but after a few words the poem just becomes gibberish. See more
Well now you just have to hope that it's a girl.
I know it's a girl, Liz Lemon, because I yelled, "Susan B. Anthony," at the moment of conception.