Scully and Mulder travel to a small town when there are reports that five babies were recently born with vestigial tails. Four of the five women were artificially inseminated at the same clinic but the fifth claims to have had sex with Luke Skywalker. Scully thinks it's all nonsense but their focus soon falls on Eddie Van Blundht, a janitor at the fertility clinic. His father had been a circus performer but Eddie seems to have another power: to take the appearance of anyone around him. Things get interesting when he decides to pretend he's Mulder. Written by
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When Eddie is talking about the baseball cap his Therapist gives him, he says the other prisoners beat him up and take his hat, The Therapist just gives him a new one. When Mulder and Scully are walking away a prisoner is cleaning the hall, he is wearing the regulation orange jump suit and a similar hat, could suggest that throughout the episode Eddie looks like other people, the end of the episode could imply that there will be more people who look like Eddie, Orange Jump suit and red baseball cap. See more
When Mulder and Scully are walking from their car to the Van Blundht's house, Scully takes out an umbrella and both act as though it is raining, but it is clearly not. See more
I have a theory. Do you want to hear it?
Van Blundht somehow physically transformed into his captor and walked out the door, leaving no one the wiser?
Scully, should we be picking out china patterns or what?