Despite his valiant efforts to stay healthy, Bernie gets very sick from germs passed around at Bryana’s birthday party and misses his Vegas trip.
After much struggle, Bernie gets the kids off to their first day at school.
Bernie’s scheme to “church” the kids backfires when the church puts too many demands on him.
Jordan risks his future manhood to get into the Mac Hall of Fame.
When he realizes that the kids are falling behind in cultural and intellectual advancement, Bernie imposes enrichment programs that backfire.
As their visit to Chicago comes to an end, both Bernie and Vanessa learn enlightening truths about their respective parentage.