Jack's second attempt to take a fishing holiday is stopped again when the Pentagon sends USAF Major Paul Davis to call for SG-1's expert help after a Soviet submarine was invaded and its whole crew killed by the replicator which survived the crash of Thor's space-ship and multiplied; Washington needs it handled discretely. At the same time Thor, who is healed, arrives by star-gate to ask help in the Asgard war against the Biliskner which looks desperate, as they only learn from superior technology, so Thor asks 'dumber' help as primitive means like firearms do work; ironically Sam is the one sent with Thor, who shows her the most advanced Asgard ship, their first special war design, called the O'Neill. Jack and Teal'c go inside the submarine with regular troops, finding a whole nest with the survivor bug integrated in a queen; recovering Daniel stays above water with control, but proves valuable there, realizing the meaning of rust on the new bugs... Sam is deliberately not told all ... Written by
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Russian submariner, before opening the torpedo tube, answers on his comrades question "What do you think is in there?". He actually says "may be it's a bug from previous episode!" in Russian. See more
[about the replicators
You have demonstrated their weakness may be found through a less... sophisticated approach. We are no longer capable of such thinking.
Dr. Daniel Jackson
Wait a minute. You're actually saying that you need someone dumber than you are?
Colonel Jack O'Neill
You may have come to the right place.
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