Molestia/Luna returns while Ponyville is celebrating "Molestfest", the Friendship is Witchcraft version of Nightmare Night. Her socially awkward demeanour and reputation of clinginess causes most of Ponyville's inhabitants to avoid engaging her at all costs, despite the fact that all Luna wants is "do friend activities such as puzzles and hugging". Luna misunderstands and thinks her appearance is too frightening. Twilight senses an opportunity in Luna's isolation and offers her a deal: she will help make her "sexier" in exchange for receiving Luna's Princesshood.
Their first stop is Fluttershy's cottage, where Twilight hopes the Pegasus can teach Luna how to speak in a more pleasant voice. Fluttershy is not amused; she is occupied with a portal spell - "If Pinkie can do it, then so can I" -, and the interruption has dire consequences that involve green tentacles and unearthly screams.
After another misunderstanding on the side of the townspeople which follows the corresponding sequence from Luna Eclipsed fairly closely, Twilight does manage to get Ponyville to accept Luna. As Pipsqueak puts it: "Whenever you're around, you make us feel better about our own situations in life." True to her word, Luna officially passes the title "Princess of the Night" on to Twilight.
In a post-credits scene using footage from Baby Cakes, two small foals magically appear in Pinkie's house. The resurrection counter from the previous episode returns on screen and ticks up to "7/9". SherclopPones have clarified that the babies are indeed Pinkie's parents.
Additional nods to previous episodes include an "invisible" Rarity walking around Ponyville during one scene (a callback to her many magical objects in "Dragone Baby Gone ", and one-eyed Pipsqueak's full name being Newt Pippington Britishooves (the "eye of a newt" having been one of the ingredients for Pinkie's brew). The anonymous pony who warns Celestia of Molestia's alleged betrayal goes by the online name "Celestia 2", which is one of Twilight's online pseudonyms in Gaia Online.
- Running Gag: When the word "apple" is used, it's censored by the name of another fruit because the creators said "they received a cease and desist letter from the Dole Corporation", but it was a joke.