MacGyver's boss Pete oversees the disarming of a nuclear warhead. A deadly explosion at the disarming facility causes Pete to accept full responsibility and retire from the Phoenix ... See full summary »

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MacGyver's boss Pete oversees the disarming of a nuclear warhead. A deadly explosion at the disarming facility causes Pete to accept full responsibility and retire from the Phoenix Foundation. However, MacGyver soon suspects that the replacement for Pete is responsible for sabotaging the warhead. Written by Muldernscully

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MacGyver: [voice-over narration] Mankind is in the habit of creating its own monsters. And, fortunately, once in a while, it also gets the chance to destroy them. A case in point; This Triton II ICBM missile. The Pentagon contracted with the Phoenix Foundation to come up with a plan for permanent dismantlement and disposal of nuclear weapons.
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