- As Beverly networks for Barry and Erica at the college fair, she bumps into her nemesis, Betsy Rubenstone, who acts like she owns the place.
- Beverly aspires for her kids to be better than Betsy’s, so she has a plan up her sleeve for Barry.
- Meanwhile, Murray takes Adam to the local video store, but video clerk Andre won’t let them rent a movie until they pay a late fee for a video he claims they never returned, much to Adam’s dismay.
“The Goldbergs” stars Wendi McLendon-Covey (“Bridesmaids”) as Beverly Goldberg, Patton Oswalt (“Ratatouille”) as adult Adam Goldberg, Sean Giambrone as Adam Goldberg, Troy Gentile (“Good Luck Chuck”) as Barry Goldberg, Hayley Orrantia (“The X Factor”) as Erica Goldberg, with George Segal (“Don’t Shoot Me”) as Pops Solomon and Jeff Garlin (“Curb Your Enthusiasm”) as Murray Goldberg.
Guest starring is Annie Mumolo as Betsy Rubenstone, Martin Starr as Andre, Ginny Gardner as Lexy Bloom, Shannon McClung as College Recruiter, Parker Harris as Michael Rubenstone and Peter Ngo as Geek.
“The Other Smother” was written by Stacey Harmon and directed by Michael Patrick Jann.