After seeing The Intruder article smearing Lisa and Tom, Jake confronts Emily on her agenda for revenge. Emily reveals she has a secret weapon in uncovering Oakdale scandals: cub reporter Chris Hughes. Jake is shocked his pal is working for Emily and dares him to quit and work for The City Times instead. Chris can't reveal why he's really working for Emily, so he claims he owes her since she gave him his first opportunity. A disgusted Jake stalks off. Tom takes Lisa to brunch with Nancy, trying to soothe her about Emily's article. They run into Chris and Emily and again Chris must lie about his allegiances. Tom is worried this is too hard on Chris, but he vows to remain undercover. Emily wants Chris to write a follow up about Lisa's past in Oakdale and Chris has no choice but to agree. Molly continues to feign amnesia and plea for a brand new start with Abigail. Abigail wonders how long it will be before Molly remembers everything. Katie prepares a breakfast for her and Holden at Molly's apartment. When Molly and Jake show up to move Molly back in, Katie realizes she must move out. Molly asks Holden for access to WOAK to help jog her memory. After Jake and Molly toast her successes of the day, Molly realizes that Katie has designs on Holden.