Michael has big plans for his 15th anniversary party at Dunder Mifflin, but is in for a shock when the new, no-nonsense Vice President has some ideas of his own. Meanwhile, Jim’s prank on Dwight has some unexpected results.
“Smallville” – Season 8, Episode 16 – “Turbulence”
Tess invites Clark to a press conference in New York but when an explosion rocks the private jet they are on, Clark must figure out how to save them without Tess learning his secret. Unbeknownst to Clark, Tess orchestrated the explosion to get Clark to reveal his powers. Meanwhile, Davis discovers a surprising way to control the monster within.
Linda Lake (guest star Tori Spelling) returns to Metropolis and threatens to expose Clark’s secret unless he promises to give her exclusive information on the red-blue blur so she can become a star reporter again. Refusing to be blackmailed, Clark tells Lois his secret and asks her to write his story for The Daily Planet.
The sound effect used for the sound of Kryptonite radiating is the same as the one used in “Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman” (1993).
Lex Luthor’s mansion is the same mansion used in X2 (2003)
Jensen Ackles, who plays Jason Teague in Season 4, was the second choice to play Clark Kent. If Tom Welling had not accepted the part, the role would have gone to him
Kristen Bell (I) auditioned for the role of Chloe Sullivan.
Although he plays the lead character, Tom Welling has admitted in interviews that he is not a fan of the Superman comic books.
‘Milo Ventimiglia (I)’ originally auditioned for the role of Clark Kent. Although the role went to Tom Welling, the producers at The WB liked him so much they gave him the role of Jess on “Gilmore Girls” (2000). Ventimiglia now plays a different comic book-style superhero on “Heroes” (2006/II).
After eight hellacious hours of this terrible day have elapsed, the country remains on edge. President Taylor struggles with the painful circumstances facing the First Family, including her daughter Olivia (guest star Sprague Grayden). Meanwhile, a huffy Chloe faces-off against paranoid FBI Agent Janis Gold, while Jack and Agent Walker track leads through Washington, D.C. to eliminate the threat of another ruthless terror attack.
“24″ airs tonight at 9/8c on Fox.
The original idea for 24 was for it to be a romantic comedy showing 24 hours in the life of a wedding.
Every cast member of 24 has their hair trimmed every five days to maintain continuity.
During Day One, the computers used by the good guys were Macs while the bad guys all used PCs. In later series the good guys started using HP machines while drug addicts downloaded stolen information to their iMacs.
US presidential loser John McCain had a walk-on part at 1.32pm on Day Five, delivering some papers to a CTU meeting.
Jack and the team go to the White House for a meeting with President Taylor. Dubaku threatens the first family.
“24″ airs tonight at 9/8c on Fox.
Jokes About Jack:
Sure, we’ve all had some exposure to the constant barrage of Chuck Norris jokes which burst onto the social scene several years back – but, honestly, these jokes just seem to be losing their sheen these days with their hackneyed, often formulaic, usage. So what do we do now? Well…how about the Jack Bauer joke? Enjoy…
Vin Diesel can be rearranged to say “I end lives.” Jack Bauer can be rearranged to say “Jack Bauer,” which means the same thing.
If Rosa Parks was in Jack Bauer’s seat she would move to the back
Ordinary people have panic attacks. Chuck Norris has Jack Bauer’s attacks!
Don’t even ask what Jack Bauer would do for a Klondike bar…
Terrorists dread the day in October that Daylight Savings Time ends. Jack Bauer gets 25 hours in which to kill them.
Kiefer Sutherland drinks to forget all the terrible things Jack Bauer has done.
If everyone listened to Jack Bauer, the show would be called 12.
Harry Houdini is the world’s second greatest escape artist. The First is Jack Bauer. I never saw Houdini bite a guy’s neck in order to escape.
Jack Bauer once won a game of Connect 4 in 3 moves.
Jack Bauer could get off the Lost island in 24 hours.