To Eric's astonishment, Red gives him a lot of approval at work, but Eric suspects it's because Earl, another employee who Eric calls a "dumbass" lightening rod, deflects Red's anger away from him. Donna tells Kelso that Jackie's never coming back, so, to everyone's horror, Kelso and Laurie begin dating openly.
- Topher Grace as Eric Forman
- Mila Kunis as Jackie Burkhart
- Ashton Kutcher as Michael Kelso
- Danny Masterson as Steven Hyde
- Laura Prepon as Donna Pinciotti
- Wilmer Valderrama as Fez
- Debra Jo Rupp as Kitty Forman
- Kurtwood Smith as Red Forman
- Tanya Roberts as Midge Pinciotti
- Don Stark as Bob Pinciotti
- Lisa Robin Kelly as Laurie Forman
- Robert Clendenin as Earl Arthur
- Kelso starts dating Laurie.
- Flashback to when the gang first meet Fez.