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.
Did You Know?
The episode title "Debate 109" is a bit of an in-joke, as it's the ninth episode of the first season, or episode 1.09. See more
Jeff states that Jesus said "There is none righteous, no, not one." Jesus didn't say that. It was from Paul's letter to the Romans (which itself was a paraphrase from Psalm 14). See more
[after he propels himself from his wheelchair and Jeff catches him
He hates me, yet he caught me. Man is good.
[Annie kisses Jeff, who then drops Simmons
He was horny, so he dropped him. Man is evil.
References American Idol
At Least It Was Here (Community Main Title)
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