Lorelai offers Rory tickets to a Bangles concert so she can bond with some of her schoolmates. However, the evening does not go entirely to plan.
Rory and Dean fall out when it becomes apparent that Dean thinks that life should mirror 'The Donna Reed Show'. Rory ends up pretending to be a 1950s housewife for the night to prove a point.
Lorelai finds herself on a hellish double date, while Rory has her own dating problems to contend with.
Paris sees Max and Lorelai kissing and decides to tell the whole school, causing Rory all manner of problems with her classmates.