Sam Watson is your average, everyday guy. He's kind of a nerd, is about to become a video game store manager, and isn't all that outgoing. That is until one day when he discovers a strange, metallic object in the river. Little does he know that the tennis ball-sized sphere is not of this Earth. He doesn't figure that out until an alien woman comes for him and the sphere so that she can deliver it safely back to its planet of origin. Once Sam comes...
Likable, bumbling Bob can't hold a job, and finds employment using the phonebook. Once in the B's, he stumbles upon Butler School and is soon hired by Anne, a single mother of two and a business owner, who desperately needs help.