After hurricane Katrina, Bones spends her free days in devastated New Orleans helping to identify unearthed corpses, but wakes up in a puddle of blood with amnesia about a whole day, after a dinner with black orderly Sam Potter, a voodoo practitioner. Booth flies to her rescue; they find the "gris-gris", a chicken leg-preparation made by the black voodoo practiced by the evil red sect, found in the mouth of John Doe 361, whose X-rays she had sent to the Smithsonian (where Zack concludes he was murdered by bullet and/or crushing), was purchased from the last supplier by Dr. Grahama Legiere, whom she was helping. Then they find Legiere murdered bloodily. The unamused local police arrests Bones, Booth gets a local prosecutor to defend her. Soon more voodoo corpses appear... Written by
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(at around 10 mins) Sam Potter says that the store is located on "Pontchartrain Avenue". While there is a Pontchartrain Road and Boulevard in New Orleans there is no Pontchartrain Avenue. See more
Dr. Temperance Brennan
[to murderer who is trying to put a voodoo curse on her, so she pokes him in the eye to shut him up
I've noticed that very few people are scary once they've been poked in the eye.
References Mr. Wizard
No Scratch Blues
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