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24: Season 2 - Hour 18 - 4/8/03

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#1 of 65 ONLINE   Patrick Sun

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Posted April 08 2003 - 12:33 AM

1 a.m. - 2 a.m. It's Tuesday, so Kim must be running from someone. Some mysterious sniper(s) starting shooting at Jack and company just as the Coral Snake dude was taking Kate to get his ride out of town. Tony's got Michelle under surveillance within CTU. Carrie has some strange domestic issues with Michelle and the beau. Mike is still pushing for immediate retaliation on "those 3 countries who shall be unnamed". Lynn isn't too resistance to that course of action. Palmer is hoping Jack will get him the proof so that he doesn't have to order the quick strike teams to pop those "3 unnamed countries".
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#2 of 65 OFFLINE   Qui-Gon John

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Posted April 08 2003 - 01:45 AM

Well the first thought on the sniper trying to take out the last Coral Snake dud is the same people who were trying to kill him earlier, (like he told Jack about).

#3 of 65 OFFLINE   Kevin Porter

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Posted April 08 2003 - 04:49 AM

My first thought was Nina as the sniper. But let's go through the characters. Nina- Breaks out of goverment custody Tony - Leaves CTU and wants revenge for his leg Michelle - Is mad at Jack for messing up her relationship with Tony. Maybe working with Carrie seceretly. Carrie - Slips out and becomes the new Nina in town Kim - Mad at Daddy for lying to her Usof (That guy that was with him) - Told his terriost buddy where they were. Sherry - Goes on a killing spree plotting to ruin the President's plans Other possibilites The 8th snake Mandy from the first season Kim's boyfriend
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Posted April 08 2003 - 05:38 AM

IT'S NOT MANDY!!!! If I'm wrong, I'm dumb
STOP HIM! He's supposed to die!

#5 of 65 OFFLINE   Paul McElligott

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Posted April 08 2003 - 06:59 AM

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How about Palmer's son? Haven't seen him from the first episode, have we? I'm only thinking about it because it would make no sense at all and is therefore possible on 24. Posted Image
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Posted April 08 2003 - 07:57 AM

Man, I hope this episode draws me back in because all of a sudden I've lost my passion for 24. Yikes! I only taped last week's episode and haven't even watched it yet, especially after all the lackluster reviews of it, and this is from a guy who lived for the show a scant month ago. Maybe it's the seemingly lack of a clear direction, since the nuke went off, I feel like "what's left to show?"
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#7 of 65 OFFLINE   Michael Mathius

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Posted April 08 2003 - 01:01 PM

And they're offPosted Image tic toc tic toc
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Posted April 08 2003 - 01:10 PM

The Great GREGG HENRY is in the episode again, that's all I need to know to watch it, I hope he does something terrible Posted Image
But I did lose my interest during last episode, 17th, as well.
Maybe because The Shield ended, now there's Lucky at that time slot, hope it's good.
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#9 of 65 OFFLINE   Joel Mack

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Posted April 08 2003 - 01:56 PM

Man, I'm pretty forgiving, but...
"It's in....arrrrrrgh"
??? How cliche' is that? edit:
Okay, that last part was pretty cool, though.

#10 of 65 OFFLINE   Michael Mathius

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Posted April 08 2003 - 01:57 PM

Not bad at allPosted Image Posted Image
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#11 of 65 OFFLINE   David Lawson

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Posted April 08 2003 - 02:09 PM

What is this, The Fifth Element? Posted Image
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Posted April 08 2003 - 02:35 PM

Its time for things to pick up again. This week was good, but next week looks like things kick back into gear again capt

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Posted April 08 2003 - 02:53 PM

SPOILERS AHEAD Pretty good Ep. Save for the Cliched, Man not getting out the last crucial word before he croaks bit. But I guess Jack solved the mystery pretty quick. Looks like Wallace really was going to screw Jack. How was he going to give Jack the evidence from an airplane, mail it to him once he reached his destination? Also from next weeks preview, it looks like it is mirroring S1 pretty close, even up to Jack getting tazered
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#14 of 65 OFFLINE   Tom Rags

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Posted April 08 2003 - 03:04 PM

I swore, when the guy said that the chip was "inside..." I really thought that it was going to be in
Nina's back. Remember the scar that the camera focused on way back some 12 hours ago? BTW, does anyone know where Nina is? Is she in custody still?

#15 of 65 OFFLINE   Matt Goddard

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Posted April 08 2003 - 03:05 PM

What's the typical running for an amputation operation?

#16 of 65 OFFLINE   Michael Reuben

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Posted April 08 2003 - 03:49 PM

[quote] What is this, The Fifth Element? [quote]
I was thinking more The Bourne Identity.

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Posted April 08 2003 - 04:23 PM

Nice Fox News tie in (especially when Palmer says "turn it off!"). Monty Python and The Holy Grail came to mind in the end and also some cringing. I can tell that Michelle is pissed at Carrie when Tony hops over to her to grill her about the recent attack and knowing that Carrie was listening in on her I wished she grabbed one of Tony's crutches and smashed her computer (Try listening to me now!).

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Posted April 08 2003 - 04:48 PM

Much better episode than last week's. I loved the ending, and even Kim's plotline was handled OK this time. I'm guessing the amputation had to happen quickly in order to save Miguel's life. The riot stuff didn't even make sense. Does the public even know at this time that this was an "attack by three countries" from the Middle East? And was that militia up and all ready to go at 4 am? I find that hard to believe, but whatever. /Mike

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Posted April 08 2003 - 05:13 PM

A much better episode, I was really let down by the last couple at least. I agree on the cliched croak at the end, but it was a cool sequence nonetheless. I saw the amputation shock coming from the start of that scene but it was still a bit unnerving.

Things certainly have picked up, and judging from the previews they seem to be shifting gears next week too.

Very entertaining.

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Posted April 08 2003 - 05:31 PM

I will not comment on the gurgling-can't-get-any-needed-info-out-of-my-pie-hole part. But the rest was nice. What the heck is all this amputation stuff? Did I turn off the TV too soon? I flicked it after Mr Whats His name told Jack everything he needed to know, except what he actually needed to know, then died. Thought that was the end because I usually do not watch next weeks stuff, they give away too much. Oh, and 24, Marietta, Georgia? Why would you focus on Marietta which is pratically part of Atlanta. I guess the only people that wonder that is people that live in Atlanta. I guess they didn't want to say Atlanta because everyone knows CNN is there, and they want to be able to show Fox News on the the show maybe.

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