- in a Call Back to the beginning, Mike echoes Ned's "I love you!" which was sweet
- Mike going after Scarlett, even after seeing the Reality Ensues Gilligan Cut.
- Mike's talk with Maggie on the bleachers after Stan predictably dumps her.
Mike: When you're young everything feels like the end of the world. But it's not; it's just the beginning. You might have to meet a few more jerks, but one day you're gonna meet a boy who treats you the way you deserve to be treated. Like the sun rises and sets with you.
- The Book Ends ending scene, where Mike chooses to go after Scarlett again.