Having learned from Douglas that the secret of his success is wearing women's slacks Moss buys a pair, which makes him brave and creative. Roy is annoyed that the tiny barista, Troy, is doing a bad job of making his coffee and they argue, after which Troy runs in front of a van. At the same time, Jen accidentally throws coffee over a tramp. Both incidents are captured on camera and then posted on the Internet, turning Jen and Roy into global hate figures. Roy also accompanies girlfriend Alice to her grandfather's funeral but overuses a pepper spray solution to simulate tears of grief. Douglas attempts to limit the damage done by Roy and Jen by going on "The Secret Millionaire" but blows his cover and gets in trouble with the law partying with minors. Moss devises a plan to market the pepper spray and turn his colleagues into heroes. However, it backfires and the IT crowd thinks they're going to have to clear their desks. When Douglas tells them he has to hide out from the law they ... Written by
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Did You Know?
At approximately the 30 minute mark there is a montage of photographs shown. One of the photographs is of two people sitting in a field with the house where 'Father Ted' was filmed in the background. Graham Linehan, who was a writer for 'The IT Crowd', was also a writer for 'Father Ted'. See more
When Roy is telling the "Small Barista" that he shouldn't be making coffee, the man turns to cross the street and Roy looks right to see the van coming and yells to the man, but when he gets hit by the van he is walking across from the right of the van showing that it was coming from Roys left not right. See more
No, it didn't go well, Jen. It didn't go well at all. I mean, thanks for asking, but no, it's wasn't a success. This wasn't a successful funeral for me.
Didn't have the required gravitas?
Gravitas? No no. Wasn't very dignified. It wasn't dignified at all, Jen! If I had to pick a word to describe Pip Pop's final journey to the grave, it would be "funny."
References The Secret Millionaire
Mendelssohn's Funeral March (Trauermarsch)
Written by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
[Played on the organ at Alice's grandfather's funeral] See more