When popular radio shock jock Max Hudson's wife Jeanette dies from carbon monoxide poisoning during a nap, it is dismissed as an accident. But Jeanette's sister believes she was murdered, and turns to Monk for help. Monk and Natalie agree with the sister that Max killed Jeanette, but there's a problem: Max was live on the air doing his show when she died. Written by
Did You Know?
The guest star, Steven Weber, played Brian Michael Hackett on the 1990's show "Wings," which Tony Shaloub was also on. He was the co-owner of the Cape Cod airport and brother of Joe Hackett, played by Tim Daly, who was also a guest star in "Monk." See more
When Monk is inspecting the fireplace he turns the gas valve counterclockwise to turn the gas on. After he falls, Natalie turns the gas further counterclockwise, instead of clockwise, to turn the gas off. See more
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References The Wizard of Oz