General Hammond mysteriously retires from the SGC and a new general is brought in, who breaks up SG-1: Daniel and Sam are scientists, Teal'c is with SG-3 and O'Neill commands a new SG-1. O'Neill tries to convince Gen. Hammond to return, but he finds out that someone ordered Hammond to leave or they would hurt his grandchildren. While the others are occupying the new general, O'Neill tries to find out who that "someone" is. Thereto he must place his trust in the one person he hates most: Maybourne. Written by
Did You Know?
When Col. Maybourne is logging onto the computer, the name he types into the user name box is "Menard". 'Jim Menard' was the Director of Photography on that episode. See more
In the beginning of the episode, as enemy fire is coming through the Stargate, General Hammond orders the gate-room blast doors to be closed. The blast doors begin closing, but in the following shot of Hammond, the blast doors still wide open. See more
On Chulak, when a great warrior retires from the field of battle, it is customary to sing a song of lament.
Fortunately we are not on Chulak.
References The Silence of the Lambs
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