Mac and Jack are about to be honored by an African President they helped. Pete is handling the event. Mac learns that Jack was found wondering around and has no idea of what he's doing. Mac has him checked out and learns that he may have been brainwashed but what for and how to get him out of it. They don't know that the Vice President and his wife are the ones behind the whole thing. They want him to assassinate the President. And try to make sure Mac doesn't interfere. Written by
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When MacGyver finds the holster under the table, it is fastened by screws. But when he goes back with Pete and finds no holster, there are also no screw holes. Since there wasn't time to switch tables, or even turn that one, there should have been holes in the bottom of the table where the screws had been, leaving evidence of the holster's existence. See more
Mr. Thornton should have been here an hour ago. Vice President Mantu is asking where he is.
Uh, Miss Hendrix, I'm sure he just got hung up, somewhere.
That's no excuse to insult foreign dignitaries.