Luanne's long lost father and Peggy's brother, Hoyt, returns to Arlen after being incarcerated for years. With nowhere to go, he turns to his daughter and sister for guidance and a little bit of dough. When Peggy denies him, he decides to take matters into his own hands and robs a restaurant for cash. Meanwhile, Luanne's husband, Lucky, turns to Hank for some insight on how to become a better father. He comes to the conclusion that taking the blame for Hoyt's crime might be a great way to step it up.