Season 1 Episode 8

Right as Raynes

Aired Monday 9:00 PM Sep 05, 2006 on Syfy
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Episode Summary

When the return of Eureka's star pupil causes problems all over town, Stark is forced to make a hard choice. Meanwhile, Carter attempts to track down Zoe who has run off with the former resident.

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David Paetkau

David Paetkau

Callister Raynes

Guest Star

Robert Clarke (II)

Robert Clarke (II)


Guest Star

Sean Devine

Sean Devine


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Chris Gauthier

Chris Gauthier


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Shayn Solberg

Shayn Solberg

Spencer Martin

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Trivia, Notes, Quotes and Allusions


  • TRIVIA (5)

  • QUOTES (17)

    • Callister: (about Carter) Is he always that angry?
      Beverly: We're working on it.

    • Carter: This is obstruction of justice.
      Zoe: How do you figure?
      Carter: You're making me late for work.

    • Callister: Hey, Jo. I was just about to stop by and see if you…
      Jo: (interrupts him with a deep kiss) That's for coming back. (punches him) And that's for leaving.

    • Zoe: (at Beverly's) Are you a guest or a patient?
      Callister: I have a room here, if that's what you mean.
      Zoe: Yes, but is it padded?

    • Zoe: (about seeing Beverly) Actually, my Dad's making me go here. Apparently I have issues with authority and listening and… I don't know, other stuff. I wasn't really paying attention, so…

    • Carter: You were right, before. If you had called and asked to come to Eureka, I would have said no. And I would have regretted it for the rest of my life.
      Zoe: You said you were done with me.
      Carter: Zoe, you're my daughter. I will never, ever be done with you.

    • Callister: (dying) What's gonna happen to me?
      Stark: Remember what Alan Turing said?
      Callister: He figured God could give a computer a soul if he wanted to. Do you think that's true, too?
      Stark: (crying) I know it is.

    • Carter: S.A.R.A.H., if this is the house of the future, how come it only has one bathroom? Is there a shortage of bathrooms in the future?

    • Allison: Are you okay?
      Jo: It's just my luck, right? All the good ones are either gay, married, or robots.

    • Allison: Where are they, Fargo?
      Fargo: (to the video conference on the screen) If you'll excuse me for a moment, everyone. (gets up and goes over to Carter and Allison) Can't you see I'm in a meeting?
      Carter: Where are they?
      Fargo: I honestly don't know.
      Carter: Let me come at this another way - do you know where your Sarah Michelle Gellar doll is? Because I do, and if I have to, I will go get it out of your desk and show it to those nice people.

    • Carter: Hey, George Jetson! How's it going?
      Henry: Looks like some kind of program error fried one of the chips-- you're going to have to give me a minute to put in a new one!
      Carter: All right, well hurry up. Traffic cop is so not in my job description!
      Allison: You must not have read the fine print. But on the bright side, the orange vest really brings out your eyes.

    • (Zoe comes out of the bathroom with her hair dyed bright red)
      Carter: what'd you do to it?
      Zoe: Let me guess. You don't like it.
      Carter: No, I didn't say that.
      Zoe: So you do like it?
      Carter: I... didn't say that either.

    • Henry: (points to monitor) There's your problem, that's what's been messing up everything on the internet.
      Allison: Is this our glitch?
      Henry: Glitch? No, that's a virus.
      Carter: You guys should've switched to Macs.

    • Stark: I don't expect you to understand.
      Carter: I'm a father, of course I understand.

    • (Jo is talking over the radio.)
      Jo: S2 to S1. Repeat, S2 to S1. Over.
      Carter: Jo, it's just you and me. You can feel free to be a little less formal. (silence) Over.
      Jo: There's an electrical problem at Osborn's farm on the way into town. Over.
      Carter: See, was that so hard?
      Callister: You didn't say "over."
      Carter: I know. It's gonna bug her all day long.

    • Zoe: I want to renegotiate.
      Carter: Well, you should have thought of that before you set your head on fire. You're going.
      Zoe: Fine.
      Carter: And wear a hat!

    • Carter: I was wrong about your hair. I like it.
      Zoe: Really. Because I think I'm going back to blond.
      (Zoe walks out the door)
      Carter: Oh, thank God!

  • NOTES (1)

    • International Air Dates
      United Kingdom – 20 September 2006 on Sky One
      Canada – 29 October 2006 on SPACE
      Germany – 21 April 2008 on ProSieben
      Australia – 05 June 2008 on TEN
      Slovakia – 24 February 2009 on Markiza
      Czech Republic – 28 May 2009 on Prima COOL


    • At the bus depot where Zoe and Callister are trying to flee from Eureka, there are two buses clearly seen with Las Vegas and Seattle as their destinations. In the 1983 Jon Badham film WarGames, teenage computer hacker David Lightman (Matthew Broderick) targets Las Vegas and Seattle in a global thermonuclear war simulation he unwittingly plays with a U.S. military computer in control of real nuclear missiles.

    • Carter: (to Henry) Hey, George Jetson! How's it going?

      Referencing The Jetsons (1962–1963, 1985–1987). The series follows the futuristic adventures of the Jetson family.