Michael helps facilitate conflict resolution between Angela and Oscar over Angela's poster. Oscar vehemently dislikes the poster while Angela wants to put it up in her workspace to look at. Michael wants them both to compromise and gives creative ways to do so.
Ernest Hemingway narrates the opening of a The Spanish Earth, a film he wrote with John Dos Passos to bring the realities of the Spanish Civil War to a worldwide audience. It was created with the support of the left-leaning Republican, democratically elected government in Spain who were in conflict with Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy backed Nationalist forces under Francisco Franco.
Tom favors one of the paintings over all others, but the other members of the team don't agree. Leslie solves the problem by creating a compromise: Tom will cut out his favorite shapes and put them on a collaborative that includes all of the art options.