Homeland: Season 1, Episode 8

Achilles Heel (20 Nov. 2011)

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While Carrie and Saul are left reeling by the news that Walker is alive, the intelligence organizations squabble over how to capture him.

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Saul Berenson is convinced that Raquem's caught cahoot Aileen has switched sides and believes her information. Danny Galvez works out heir house was ideal for a sniper to hit the president in Marine One. Brody is suspect-off now his 'buried' mate Tom Walker is believed to be the Al-Qaeda convert mole. He is indeed alive, living as a homeless veteran, but with secret contacts. Written by KGF Vissers

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Nicholas Brody's rank changes from Sergeant (E5) to Gunnery Sergeant (E7) and back within the series. However, his service stripes also change on his uniforms. When he is wearing a Gunnery Sergeant's uniform he has three service stripes on his uniform indicating a minimum of 15 years of service in the Marine Corps. While on his uniform as a Sergeant in the episode Achilles Heel he has only one service stripe indicating a minimum of 5 years in the Marine Corps. but less than 10. This is not possible though because he spent 8 years as a POW and was a Sergeant before this time, so he would have to have been in the Marine Corps for about 4-5 years before becoming a POW. See more »

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