Shawn is as delighted to get the case of a theft from a bizarre museum as Gus is terrified because the loot is his childhood nightmare: an Egyptian mummy. Meanwhile the precinct is self-absorbed, due the expiration the commissioner's ultimatum to resign unless nominated permanently, yet can't ignore the high-profile murder of tycoon, a major sponsor of the museum, whose board includes his heir William Wyles IV. Shawn claims the mummy walked out, links and solves both cases. Written by
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When Gus is telling Shawn that watching him sneak through the museum is like "watching Entrapment, but instead of watching Catherine Zeta-Jones, they have some guy with pancake butt," the man walking past Shawn is writer/executive producer Steve Franks
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In one shot of the dinosaur fossil display, the "photo by Bruton Gaster" caption is directly to the left of Shawn's "Paleo-Sleuth" photo. In the next shot, the caption is directly below Shawn's photo. See more
I told you to charge that phone.
Burton 'Gus' Guster
You did not.
I didn't? Does thinking it count?
References Dawn of the Dead
Outtasite (Outta Mind)
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