Person of Interest: Season 2, Episode 1

The Contingency (27 Sep. 2012)

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Reese is feeling at a loss with Finch having been kidnapped by Root aka Caroline Turing, the woman who the machine had identified as a person of interest, but who had set the machine up so ... See full summary »

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Reese is feeling at a loss with Finch having been kidnapped by Root aka Caroline Turing, the woman who the machine had identified as a person of interest, but who had set the machine up so that she could find Finch. Reese however does discover that Finch had set the machine up to use him as the contingency if anything were ever to happen to him, although it takes some deciphering on Reese's part to discover how the machine communicates the numbers. Reese hopes that the next number will be for Finch as the next person of interest. That's why Reese is disappointed when he learns that the next number belongs to Leon Tao, an accountant who stole $8 million from gangsters, an arm of the Aryan Nation. With Fusco's assistance, Reese tries to protect himself and Leon while getting Carter to do some legwork on Alicia Corwin's death, which is the primary lead they have on Root and Finch. They are unaware that there are other factions working against them, those faction who are hiding aspects of... Written by Huggo

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Caroline Turing shares her last name with Alan Turing; a mathematician, cryptanalyst, and the man considered to be the father of computer science and artificial intelligence. He created the Turing Machine, the model for modern computers. See more »

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While Harold is crossing the street outside a casino in a flashback dated September 2003, a Chevrolet HHR is visible twice. The HHR made its debut in 2006. See more »

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Detective Lionel Fusco: [after being rescued from the Aryan Brotherhood] Not a word. You hear me? We're going back to my cruiser in total silence.
John Reese: Sure thing, Lionel. Like a gag order.
Leon Tao: Hey, hey, guys, think you could uncuff me?
John ReeseDetective Lionel Fusco: No!
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