Hank realizes that Cotton is having trouble taking care of his wife and child. He decides to help him find a job, but his promotion is not all that's cracked up to be..
In the meantime, Peggy is trying to figure out what to do for her float in a parade: she makes a float against antiwar. Unfortunately, Cotton sees that his car is being used in it; it is in a state of degradation. This blows him over the top.