'I of Newton''s storyline had to be reworked: the original short story included a puzzling math equation that had since been solved. After a UCLA math professor pointed this out to producers, they then asked the professor for a newer equation that hadn't been solved. He gave them one, and that's what appeared in the episode. See more
Here's the back story, Sam. You don't mind if I call you Sam, do you? I mean, I think we're really connecting here in a positive way. And I'd like to cut through all that "victim-demon" negative imaging, you know what I mean?
[takes off his mirrored sunglasses, revealing mirrored eyes
Okay, here's the deal. All that mathematical lingo you were spouting? It's beautiful, man, it's like poetry. Brought tears to my eyes. Just happened to have the right phonetic structure to be a good old-fashioned ...