Jack questions his relationship with Avery when he learns that Nancy has finally divorced her husband. He spends an evening having dinner and wine with each of them, torn between the two and unable to decide who to be with. Meanwhile, Liz attends singles' activities at the YMCA and brings Nancy along. Nancy tells Liz to focus on what she wants in a man. Liz takes the advice the next day at a dodgeball game and tells a man (Ariel Shafir) what traits she wants from a man, though he does not speak English. Finally, Toofer learns he may have been hired as a writer because of affirmative action and quits in anger. Liz is reluctant to rehire him at first. However, Pete reveals that she was also hired as a result of affirmative action and she rehires him.