CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

Season 2 Episode 23

The Hunger Artist

Aired Sunday 10:00 PM May 16, 2002 on CBS



  • Quotes

    • Sara: She literally means even. A large number of BDD (Body Dysmorphic Disorder) sufferers are convinced that they're not symmetric. That one side of their body or their face doesn't match the other.
      Grissom: All animals prefer symmetry in their mates. The male Japanese scorpion flies with the most symmetrical wings gets the most mates.
      Warrick: So, really we're not talking about being beautiful at all.
      Grissom: In terms of entomology being beautiful is about being even. It signals the fitness to procreate.
      Nick: So, we're not really talking about looks. We're talking about survival of the species.