Tom bluffs he already interested MTV executive Craig Bowman in Wayne to convince True Vinyl to produce a video clip. He must accept the choice as director of Nathan Kitt, who won an award for his arty, slow 'The Cellist'. The gang feels Karen is testing Mike's parental skills by dumping him with the neighbor's troublesome lapdog Kiki. They also suggest Jake needs a catch phrase to make his sports TV show truly popular. Nathan keeps expanding the 'Confidence' clip concept, above budget, and practically pushes Wayne out.