Following Rebecca and Josh posting all over social media that they are in a relationship, several of their friends and confidantes believe that they are being delusional not only in the strength of that commitment, but that the other is the panacea to all their life problems. They will be spending the weekend in Scarsdale to attend Rebecca's cousin Skyler's bar mitzvah. They will be staying with Rebecca's mother, Naomi, who has always been openly critical of Josh. Rebecca's expectation for the weekend is that she will be able to show Josh what a terrible life she had in New York - the problems largely caused by Naomi, and the family rabbi, Shari - with he confirming that belief yet making everything better in light of that past. Valencia in particular is skeptical that Josh can fulfill the role Rebecca wants of him, and not only for the weekend. Everyone around Rebecca for the weekend may surprise her, and not always in a good way. Meanwhile, Darryl knows that he made a mistake in ...
Did You Know?
For the transition into "We'll Never Have Problems Again" at Rebecca's house, Rachel Bloom
(Rebecca) & Vincent Rodriguez III
(Josh) performed the entire song a capella, eventually cracking up Vella Lovell
(Heather). A snippet of this impromptu performance made it into the final cut of the show. See more
What if people don't like me? What if I say the wrong thing? What if an old person calls me Oriental?
Look Josh, I'm a man of God and I try to believe the best about everyone, but if you think you're gonna make it through a whole weekend with a bunch of 70 year-olds and not get called an Oriental, you're out of your ever-lovin' mind!
References Soul Train
Period Sex (reprise)
Written by Adam Schlesinger
, Rachel Bloom
& Elisabeth Kiernan Averick
Produced by Adam Schlesinger
& Steven M. Gold
Performed by Tovah Feldshuh
[Naomi sings the song to Josh and Rebecca upon their arrival at her house] See more