"Debate 109" premiered on November 12th, 2009. It was written by Tim Hobert, and directed by Joe Russo.
PlotEditAnnie, a member of the debate team, joins forces with the dean to convince Jeff to join. Jeff gives in, thinking it will be a piece of cake for an experienced lawyer, but discovers that it much harder than he thought.
Annie and Jeff develop some uncomfortable sexual tension while they are studying together, which Annie later uses to her advantage and wins the debate.
Britta, who is trying to quit smoking, allows Pierce to help her when he claims that he is a hypnotherapist. Pierce later discovers that Britta was not actually hypnotized, but the therapy still ends up working, inadvertently.
Abed, who is the star of the film department, seems to be creating films that can predict the future.