Chuck is able to identify on surveillance footage that Patrick Lloyd has returned to Washington, DC. The team is easily able to track him without ever seeing his face. Having tracked him for several months now, Hannah and Damian realize that he has either truly eluded them or is leading them into a trap of some sorts. Lloyd's reemergence is at a bad time for Tom who, with Alex and Alex's mother Eva, is going into the annual correspondents dinner, which is supposed to be light-hearted. That light-hearted tone is not helped by Seth being the speech writer, he who has to insert a few jokes, in the process realizing that he has a different sense of humor than the average Joe or Jane. In the Lloyd matter, Tom has to balance the need for national security against his vow to the public to be transparent in the matter. He does however understand that he is not a one-person show as government and has to keep Congress and a Homeland Security Senate Subcommittee abreast of what's happening. When...
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Maggie Q has training in three forms of martial arts. She does almost all of her own stunts in this series. See more
When Lloyd is traced to the Superfund site, notable character errors take place:
1) The agents do not utilize their superior numbers to attempt to apprehend Lloyd, only the two agents do so. This error is repeated when the escape hatch location is traced.
2) Lloyd as an experienced gun handler made significant errors twice- first he failed to make proper use of the element of surprise- he could have easily killed the two agents upon their arrival, and second while fleeing he failed to make use of the several opportunities for cover from which he could have easily taken out the female FBI agent chasing him. See more
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