George a new ranch hand on the Ponderosa has a reputation for being a jinx. Hoss befriends him but heven Hoss starts to worry when a gypsy fortune teller's predictions of events ending in death start to come true.
Ben, chairman of the entertainment committee, gets retired opera singer Angela Drake to come perform. Blake stays at the Ponderosa talking endlessly, but neglects to mention the fact that she had lost her voice years ago.
After hearing Arlo's karaoke talent at his birthday party, Maddie is thrilled to find a connection with him and decides to make him a star. Against his wishes, she pulls some strings to try to set him up with a record producer.