The gemara continues to analyze Bilam’s words about the Jewish people and then how he advises Balak to entice them with women in order to get them killed, when he realizes that cursing them is impossible. The next charachter mentioned in the mishna is Doeg HaEdomi. His character is discussed. According to the gemara, he was a great Torah scholar as well. The rabbis then need to explain what was wrong about his Torah he learned that enabled him to speak lashon hara about David and kill the inhabitants of Nov.