Stewie gets addicted to Adderal; Peter and Quagmire make their own cooking shows which rival each other. When Joe learns his father hates handicapped people, Peter pretends to be Joe; Stewie becomes friends with Tom Cruise after learning he will grow up to be only 5’1. Stewie builds a robot friend after a fight with Brian and Lois makes Peter buy a new mattress. When the guys go to an abandoned asylum to gain inspiration for a new horror movie, they accidentally kill a man who they think is keeping them hostage. Annoyed with Brian is perceived pretension, Stewie endeavours to destroy his glasses. After Peter watches a VHS tape of his younger self, he discovers that he’s a failure. With Brian’s help, he launches a plan to make sure that Chris doesn’t take the same path. Peter’s sister Karen comes over for Thanksgiving, while Stewie goes a little too far as he and Brian go on a cleanse to avoid overeating. Quagmire finally confesses his love for Lois, but it happens while he accidentally pocket dials Peter, who is furious, so Brian tries to fix the situation. Joe becomes a quadriplegic while Brian has an affair with a married woman. While participating in a newly formed neighborhood watch group, Peter is arrested and charged with a hate crime. When the guys travel to Korea to retrieve the final episode of an Asian soap that Quagmire starred in, Quagmire is reunited with a former lover.