Mr. Burns finds out that his employees don't like him, so he goes undercover in a robot suit as a man named Fred, and tries to find out what people have been saying about him. But he befriends Homer, Carl, and Lenny.
After Mr. Burns finds out that his employees don't like him, he hires a group of people to build him a robot suit, whose name is Fred, to find out what people are saying about him behind his back. But he becomes friends with Homer, Lenny, and Carl. Smithers misses the old Mr. Burns and tells Homer that Fred is really Mr. Burns and that he has to stop being friends with him.