When English teacher Beth Landow falls from the clock tower at Trudy's former high school, Monk is called in and quickly disproves the police theory of suicide. The trail of clues leads to a science teacher but he has an iron-clad alibi. Monk becomes a substitute teacher in the hopes of solving the case. Written by
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The character of Beth Landow was named after Elizabeth Landau, creator Andy Breckman
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When Derek and Beth are in the car talking about Derek proctoring the SAT exam, Beth asks Derek "What about Laurie?" Derek jokingly responds "My wife? She took the SATs, I think she got about a 1680." This is an error, as the highest score on the SAT exam is 1600. See more
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