Season 3 Episode 0

Lost: The Answers

Aired Sunday 9:00 PM May 17, 2007 on ABC



  • Trivia

    • It was because of this discharge that the Island's location was briefly revealed to the outside world.

    • The manifestations on the Island (Yemi, the horse, Christian Shephard, ...) are confirmed to be connected to the Monster.

    • Locke is methodically destroying everything that may be used as an escape from the Island.

    • It is confirmed that Ben retrieved news footage of the missing airplane shortly after it happened.

    • It is confirmed that The Polar bears were brought to the island by Dharma, but escaped from their cages.

    • It is confirmed that if Desmond had not turned the key in the Fail-safe under the Swan station, it would have caused a global catastrophe.

    • It is confirmed that The term magic box is a metaphor for the entire island.

    • The Swan is confirmed as the most important station on the island.

    • It is confirmed that the survivors are not in purgatory. They are living somewhere in the space-time continuum.

    • It is confirmed that the plane was brought down when the Swan Station's EMP fried the electronics due to Desmond's failure to enter the code in time.

  • Quotes

    • Carlton Cuse: (About Mr. Friendly) He's actually in some ways, kind of a nice guy.
      Damon Lindelof: He always has something mean to say, but he makes it sound as nice as possible.
      Carlton Cuse: But we do know that he is a football player.
      Damon Lindelof: Based on the way he throws the ball, I would say he's on defense.

    • (explaining Hurley's past)
      Carlton Cuse: He bought himself a Chicken Shack restaurant, it gets hit by a meteor... or was it a meteorite?
      Damon Lindelof: It's bad luck either way.

  • Notes

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