Pierce ends up in the hospital after ingesting mysterious pills and believes he's dying. The study group gathers at his bedside as he imparts his "final" words of wisdom and shares specially chosen gifts - which are secretly meant to torment them. Britta struggles over what to do with her blank check for "charity," Jeff contemplates the possibility of meeting his long lost dad and Troy meets his idol LeVar Burton. Written by
Did You Know?
The episode 2.16 "Intermediate Documentary" takes shots at Barenaked Ladies
, who wrote and perform the theme song to The Big Bang Theory
(2007). The producers of Community have been rivals of TBBT which shares the same competing time slot as their show. See more
Oh, I should probably tell you. If you're lying to me, if my father isn't coming, if a car pulls up and anyone other than my father steps out, say an actor or you in a wig, if you pull any Ferris Bueller, Parent Trap, Three's Company, FX, FX2: the Deadly Art of Illusion bull- I will beat you. And there will be nothing madcap or wacky about it. Understood?
References Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Reading Rainbow Theme
Written by Stephen Horelick
, Dennis Neil Kleinman, and Janet Weir
Performed by LeVar Burton See more