Booth and Bones went to the desert outside Las Vegas to verify if an old, clobbered corpse is that of missing public prosecutor Mason Roberts, presumably murdered by the mob he investigated, as claimed by a dying call-girl. However circling vultures lead them also to a nearby, far fresher and younger female corpse, Billy Morgan. Her husband Don Morgan, who reported her missing fearing she left him after he lost his job, has a broken thumb, mob methods for a shark-loan for her breast-implants to start 'exotic dancing'; Billy's corpse has such extensive, partially defensive injuries incurred over a long period that she must have been bare-knuckle-boxing in illegal 'ultimate fighting'. Don says he thought she stopped boxing after losing her license a year earlier. Booth braves his cured gambling addiction (craps) to question mobster Lou Mackey in his casino, where he meets Frankie Daniels, a still-playing fellow Gulf war veteran. They find the boxing ring, covered in blood traces, and go... Written by
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This episode marks the first use of Dr. Brennan's blood-revealing flashlight. In reality, the chemical luminol is applied to crime scenes to reveal traces of blood. UV lights, like Brennan's, don't reveal blood, but they do reveal some other bodily fluids (semen, urine, and saliva). UV light also makes bone fragments glow, so it is likely that she would carry the flashlight. See more
In the car after Booth and Brennan leave Sloppy Joe's gym, Brennan has a beauty spot as part of her undercover make up. It wasn't there in the previous scene. See more
Dr. Temperance Brennan
What do you think?
Special Agent Seeley Booth
I have enough bibles, thank you, but try next door.
References The Godfather
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