FBI agent Fox Mulder is called in by a small-town sheriff to investigate a raft of inexplicable killings. The acts are random and committed by well-respected members of the community. Scully performs an autopsy, and Mulder turns to the Lone Gunmen with her findings. He concludes that the local municipality is using a banned pesticide that could lead to psychoses. Having found an electronic device smashed at every killing, he begins to suspect someone of making subliminal suggestions. Written by
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The images Edward Funsch sees on the TVs in the department store are: Charles Manson, the beating by police of Rodney King, the LA riots that followed the acquittal of King's attackers, the conflagration that resulted from the FBI and ATF's storming of the Davidians compound in Waco, Texas, and the O. J. Simpson police chase. See more
Near the end of the episode, when the shows the frame of the ammo on the floor, the shooter is ejecting a mix of fired and unfired ammunition.
Character dumps out all the cartridges onto the floor before he starts shooting, therefore the used cartridges seen in the later scene are mixed with the unused cartridges. See more
[in response to some suggestive remarks about Scully
Frohlike, it's men like you that give perversion a bad name.
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Written by Mark Snow
Performed by John Beal See more