Richard has to apologize to Bryce and Bryce explains how the tech industry is biased against those society deems beautiful favoring people like Richard over Bryce. Bryce tells Richard what he did in order to get the ear of Gavin Belson.
The Eds think Kevin and the other cul-de-sac kids are up to something evil, but in reality they are preparing for and celebrating Jimmy's birthday. Because of their history with Kevin, The Eds are more likely to think that he is participating in an activity to their detriment.
Joan believes that a sword lying in a field is a sign, and The Conscience contends that it wasn't a sign; it was just a sword in a field. The Conscience explains several ways that a sword may have found itself in a field to illustrate to Joan that she filtered out all other possibilities in order to support her beliefs.
In a case where the odds seem stacked against Frank is on the stand, and he successfully turns the case to his favor. He argues that the opposing party has conflict of interest due to their past connections.