Holden explodes when he sees the Stenbeck article and is angry when "Lily" doesn't seem to care much about it. "Lily" covers by claiming to stay calm for the sake of the children. Holden nearly reaches out to "Lily," but leaves instead. "Lily" and Mitzi go through diaries to learn more about the Snyder past. Lucinda demands to know what "Lily" needed a two million dollar check for. "Lily" claims she wants to buy WOAK for Holden. Lucinda agrees to hand over the check when she sees the official documents. Jake tells Lucinda that Molly Conlan could write about Stenbeck to help boost sales of the City Times. When Lucinda notices that Jake has fallen for Molly, she warns him about dating her, but agrees to let him hire her. Molly finally confesses to Henry that she did steal the tape and he realizes her amnesia is a scam. Molly keeps him in check with the knowledge he's been in cahoots with Katie all along. She reveals that "Lily" has the tape now. Jake is stunned when Molly turns down his job offer. She tries to invent excuses, but Jake walks out. After seeing Emily's article about David, Chris confronts her and realizes she's afraid of Stenbeck. He vows to find out what he has on her. The Hughes clan and friends gather at the park for a Fourth of July celebration. When Emily brings Daniel there, Tom, Holden, etc. let her have it for the article on Stenbeck. Later, Emily is jumpy when the phone rings and Chris is there to comfort her. At the park, Bryant hooks up with a sexy chick, whom he drops when Jen arrives, but Adam sees the whole thing. "Lily" joins the celebration and tells Kim she wants to talk to her about WOAK. "Lily" enjoys her first taste of the Oakdale social scene.