On show night, Liz Lemon grows increasingly infuriated when no one seems to remember that it's her 40th birthday. Just before the taping, Tracy Jordan becomes convinced that nothing is funnier than a performer laughing and breaking character, which he elects to do all night, much to Jenna Maroney's chagrin. Meanwhile, Jack Donaghy struggles with the consequences of his promise to give up drinking while Avery is pregnant. Written by
Did You Know?
Before Jadwiga the cleaning lady starts clawing at the cake, she exclaims, in Polish, "you stole my birthday." From the grammar in the Polish sentence, you can tell that she is directing this remark at Liz herself. See more
Jenna says she was on stage with Irene Ryan when she died. Although Irene Ryan did suffer a stroke during a performance of Pippin, she did not die until four weeks later. See more
[singing her song "Happy Birthday, Skank!"
You say that it's your birthday? Time to skank it up hard! Choke a cop with your panties...
by Ivor Slaney
DWMIL 012 Track 18
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