Chuck's nerd herd was prepared for the Christmas shopping rush, not apparently mentally instable Nathan Edward 'Ned' Rhyerson crashing in his car trough the front glass and taking everyone hostage without clear demands. Awesome is among the hostages with Ellie, but refrains his natural heroism long enough at Chuck's urging. Casey and Sarah fail to extract unwilling Chuck separately and end up hostages, Casey even loses a toe. Police detective Mauser, the negotiator in charge, alas also makes Chuck flash. Written by
Did You Know?
As of this episode, John Casey only has nine toes (and it's revealed that Jeff only has eight). See more
Lester is lying down on the stretcher wearing a neck brace and he raises up to kiss Anna. This would not be possible in real life as paramedics always stabilize someone on a back board if the stabilization of the neck with a brace is warranted. The neck brace is never installed without a back board. So Lester could not have done this as he would have been strapped to a back board. See more
I understand there are rules, but when it comes to family and friends, there's a time to break them!
Get in the hatch Bartowski!
Chuck, you're letting your emotions cloud your judgment. I *promise* nothing bad will happen to them, now please come on.
I can't take that chance!
Jingle Bell Rock
Written by Joseph Beal
and James Boothe
Performed by Bobby Helms See more