Maeve, Bronwyn's sister, finds a shady 4chan site that Simon used to comment on, and she hacks into the admin panel of About That. She discovers that Cooper's original About That post was deleted and replaced with one about how he uses steroids to enhance his baseball, though she cannot access the original post.
Soon enough, news vans begin to crowd around Bayview High, waiting to corner one of the Bayview four, and they start to get featured on news channels, specifically Mikhail Powers. Addy finds Simon's best friend, Janae, in the bathroom and comforts her.
While Cooper breaks up with his girlfriend Keely, a fourth Tumblr post swarms the media, suggesting that the police look into some of Simon's previous posts to find out more about the Bayview four.
Bronwyn gets questioned about a comment she made on an About That post about her sister, 'screw off and die, Simon'.
Cooper goes to his boyfriend's apartment and it is revealed that Cooper is gay.
Cooper finds out that the About That post of him using steroids is fake, covering the actual post that reveals he is gay. Later he tells his parents the news, and his dad does not take it well.