Cal Weaver is living the American dream. He has a good task, a lovely residence, fantastic children and a lovely spouse, named Emily. Cal's apparently best life unravels, however, when he learns that Emily has been unfaithful and wants a divorce. Over 40 and unmarried, Cal is adrift inside the fickle global of dating. Enter, Jacob Palmer, a self-styled participant who takes Cal below his wing and teaches him the way to be successful with the girls.