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Contemporary Impressionists 

The members of the Study Group take jobs as celebrity impersonators to pay off Abed's debt to a celebrity impersonator business, but can Jeff be Ryan Seacrest without his fragile ego spiral out of control?

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The members of the Study Group take jobs as celebrity impersonators to pay off Abed's debt to a celebrity impersonator business, but can Jeff be Ryan Seacrest without his fragile ego spiral out of control?

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When Abed is talking to Troy about "friends don't lie to each other" he says the date October 15th, 2009. This date was the original air date of "Advanced Criminal Law" where Troy and Abed first made the agreement. See more »

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Dean Pelton: I don't know who told you pouting was an option for you, but all you're making me feel right now is hatred of Renee Zellweger.
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References Cast Away (2000) See more »

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solid episode
29 March 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Abed has run up a huge tab with a celebrity impersonator company so that he can re-enact a number of his favorite movie scenes in person. This leads to his friends having to work off that debt for French Stewart who is playing a former French Stewart impersonator.

To pay off the debt, Shirley plays Oprah, Britta and Troy play the two versions of Michael Jackson, Annie plays Dorothy from the wizard of oz (i think), and Jeff plays Ryan Seacrest.

Jeff is also taking anti-anxiety pills and as it turns out the slight amount of anxiety he carried helped to deflect full out narcissism from forming.

At the end of the episode we have the second appearance of Dark Abed, the Abed that was formed during the episode that showed alternate timelines deviating from who had to go get the pizza.

All in all, good!


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