Ken Connell; Myron Feldman; Kathy (introduction); John Eberhardt; Joan; Rick; Debbie "the Duck"; Barbara Petrovic; Wendy; "Scrunch"/Mr. Lovejoy (introduction, villain); Mrs. Kaminski (introduction, villain); Deanie (introduction, villain)
Ken Connell continues his relationships with both Debbie and Barbara, but Barbara begins to suspect him. He decides to confront President Reagan, but gets cold feet on the White House lawn. Later, Connell encounters three paranormals, Mr. Lovejoy aka "Scrunch", Mrs. Kaminski and Deanie, who are escapees from a mental hospital. The paranormals manage to knock Connell unconscious, leaving him ashamed for letting himself lose control and be beaten by them.