Randall Bolt, the man who hijacked the Mountie train in the episode, All the Queen's Horses, is about to be brought to trial. But his brother, Francis who was the man conceived the hijacking, has plans of his own. First he grabs, Fraser and Vecchio, then he brings them to court with bombs strapped to them. When they make their demands, Fraser thinks something is going on cause, they talk about a schedule that doesn't jive with their demands. When they leave, Bolt arms the bombs and they have to figure between the red, blue, and white wire to pull to deactivate the bomb. Written by
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Fraser explains to Ray that "the Continental Congress of 1876 spelled out the meaning of the colors of the seal." The red, white and blue colors of the U.S. seal were delineated by the Second Continental Congress in 1777, almost a century earlier than by Fraser's reckoning. See more
Now, I walk into that room today and this bouncy reporter comes up to me and I'm thinking, "All right, Ray, here's your chance. Here's a little reward for putting yourself in harm's way one more time." And what's the first question she asks me? "So, what's the Mountie like?'"