Adam Reed, age 12, and still grieving the sudden death of his father a year earlier, walks into his garage one night to find a wounded pilot hiding there. This mysterious pilot turns out to be the older version of himself from the future, where time travel is in its infancy. He has risked everything to come back in time on a secret mission.
JJ thinks they took one joke just a bit too far. Mattson enjoyed the jokes but questions some of the tech. Alec lets them both know to get over it.