Sam leaps into the body of Roberto Guttierrez, host of a local TV talk show that specializes in sensationalisitc stories. His friendly wager with a reporter at the station, Jani Eisengerg, that he can do serious reporting as much as anyone takes a dangerous turn when they visit a new plant being built in the area. She thinks he should be doing the story about UFOs and aliens that was called into the station but he soon realizes that there is something sinister going on at the plant. When an informant is killed, they manage to use his pass to get into a secret area and learn why aliens have been seen and sheep have been disappearing. Sam tricks the plant manager into appearing on his show to nab him.
Did You Know?
In the original history, Jani Eisenberg was killed on January 29, 1982. See more
During Sam and Jani's live television report, Roberto Guttierrez is seen but Sam's voice is heard. See more
[Sam - as Roberto - has been head-butted during one of his talk shows
How's the bean? Still in one piece?
Dr. Sam Beckett
Good, huh? Hey... hey, maybe you could do it again tomorrow. That'd be killer.
Admiral Al Calavicci
This is Earl Skipper. He's the station manager and the news director.
We should capitalize on this thing - you know, play it for all it's worth. Maybe we could even build a few shows around it, huh?
I'll tell you what. Why don't you lie down in the parking lot and I'll accidentally back over you with my ...