ACN continues its charge towards younger ratings by going after youth-driven news items such as date rape and celebrity sighting apps. Will, still serving his prison sentence for refusing to reveal his source, begins a troubling conversation with a new cell mate. Jim and Maggie try to track down Edward Snowden at a Russian airport and coincidentally end up confronting their own secrets. Sloan's attempt to discredit a new ACN staff member on the air has unforeseen consequences.
Did You Know?
The interview Sloan does with Bree, in which he defends his app that shows where celebrities are at all times, is heavily based on the discussion that Jimmy Kimmel, filling in for Larry King on CNN on 2007, had with Gawker's Emily Gould about the map indicating locations of famous people on the "Gawker Stalker" site. Some of the lines are taken verbatim. See more
Sloan tells Don that Erin Andrews was mobbed by paparazzi after seeing Man of Steel at El Capitan in Los Angeles. Since 1989, Disney has owned El Capitan and only shows their films there. Man of Steel was released by Warner Brothers (and produced by DC Comics that rivals Disney-owned Marvel) and would not have been playing at El Capitan. See more
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