At New York luxury hotel tycoon Victor Baron's famous national beauty pageant, Illinois contestant Amber Middleberry was strangled and hoisted up on scene. Amateur Castle and Becket, who hates that scene, investigate. A black sequin found on the corpse matches no competitor, but host Bobby Stark, Castle's favorite soap TV model father, who in fact has a stalking history without convictions. Meanwhile, Alexis lovingly dumps Ashley just to stop him studying in New York so as to remain close to her. Written by
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Castle tells Victor Baron, "Looks like you were hoisted on your own Picard," referring to the painting, and a play on "Hoist with his own petard," a phrase meaning, "Defeated by your own weapon," that William Shakespeare
coined in "Hamlet." See more
A computer, after "a hard drive has been wiped", displays two messages: first a doctored DOS directory listing (an empty directory C:\HDdrive, with 12 GiB space unused), then a BIOS error message ("BOOT DRIVE NOT FOUND, INSERT SYSTEM DISK"). It's not possible to show a hard drive's directory listing, if no operating system is booted. See more
Life's a journey and there's no predicting the outcome. The only thing you can control are your choices, and they'll define who you are.
References Grey Gardens
Written by Robert Duncan See more