When Larry (Garry Shandling) takes a hiatus for cosmetic surgery, his guest host tries to take over the show. Maya Forbes and John Riggi guest star.
Larry plans a star-studded show for his eighth anniversary; guests k.d. lang, Rosie O'Donnell, Mandy Patinkin, Noah Wyle, Farrah Fawcett, Ryan O'Neal, George Segal.
Larry is uncomfortable with David Duchovny's overtures of friendship; with Jon Stewart, Elvis Costello, Charles Nelson Reilly.