Scully and Mulder are called into the investigation of a series of murders where the victims were all psychics of some sort. A tea leaf reader, tarot card reader and palm reader are all the apparent victims of a serial killer. The local police have brought in a well-known TV psychic that Mulder finds laughable. He does come across Clyde Bruckman, an insurance salesman who may be a genuine psychic. While Scully is appropriately skeptical, Mulder realizes that Bruckman can only see one thing - how people will die.
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Bruckman begins describing his own death and he says he sees himself lying naked in a field of red tulips. The shot then fades into a scene of Bruckman's body. However, he's not naked; he's wearing a white T-shirt and briefs. See more
You know, there are worse ways to go, but I can't think of a more undignified way than autoerotic asphyxiation.
Why are you telling me that?
Look, forget I mentioned it. It's none of my business.
Referenced in The X-Files: Monday
Written by Mark Snow
Performed by John Beal See more