Austin and Ally prepare a budget for Life Skills class while at the same time wondering what married life would be like for them; awkwardness ensues when Dez is hired to direct a commercial and it turns out the star is his ex-girlfriend, Carrie.moreless
Brennan's late work day has disastrous results when she is shot by someone at the lab and the team's investigation reveals the shooter has a connection to the Jeffersonian. Meanwhile, at the hospital, Brennan struggles to reconcile the illogical visions of her mother with her absolute belief in science and reasoning.moreless
Alex wants to meet Mason's parents but for some reason he is avoiding doing so. Meanwhile, Max accidently turns his parents into toddlers after trying to make thier food taste good.
Eric's going undercover for the first time to make sure that classified technology remains secure after a rocket engine expert ends up dead in a test chamber.
In yet another "ripped from the headlines" episode, Harm takes his turn on the bench in a 'friendly fire' incident, whereby British troops were killed after an American pilot accidentally dropped his bomb ordnance on their location.
Mac is assigned to prosecute the pilot, but has to deal with Harm's repeated impartial rulings. Harm though has his own problems as the SecNav makes it crystal clear to him that a conviction is required to satisfy the British.
News reporter Bill O'Reilly is featured.
The SIU try and track down a well known drug dealer. When $40, 000 go missing during one of the busts, all eyes are on Evan, which causes a rift between him and the team, especially Harvey. Joe and Nash do an off duty case of protecting a famous chimpanzee. Their case gets linked to an undercover one of Jake Cage, who wants to use the chimp as bait.moreless
Harm and Mac investigate the kidnapping of a lieutenant's son from a base in Northern Ireland. Evidence left at the scene lead them to the boy's father, an IRA leader.