Stargate SG-1

Season 3 Episode 3

Fair Game

6
Aired Friday 8:00 PM Jul 09, 1999 on Syfy
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During an awards ceremony where Carter is awarded a promotion to Major, O'Neill is transported to a space ship orbiting Earth. Here he meets a non-humanoid alien who calls himself Thor. Thor tells O'Neill that the Goa'uld are upset with Earth about the death of Hathor and are now considering retaliation. The Asgard wish to include Earth in the protected planets treaty, which will save them from an attack. The negotiations are to take place at the SGC.moreless

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Michael Shanks

Michael Shanks

Dr. Daniel Jackson

Richard Dean Anderson

Richard Dean Anderson

Colonel/Brigadier General Jonathan J. "Jack" O'Neill

Christopher Judge

Christopher Judge

Teal'c

Amanda Tapping

Amanda Tapping

Captain/Major/ Lt. Colonel Samantha Carter

Don S. Davis

Don S. Davis

Major General George S. Hammond

Jacqueline Samuda

Jacqueline Samuda

Nirrti

Guest Star

Michael David Simms

Michael David Simms

Secretary of Defense Arthur Simms

Guest Star

T.M. Sandulak

T.M. Sandulak

Sgt. Ziplinski

Guest Star

Teryl Rothery

Teryl Rothery

Dr. Janet Fraiser

Recurring Role

Vince Crestejo

Vince Crestejo

Goa'uld System Lord Yu-huang "Yu The Great" Shang Ti

Recurring Role

Michael Shanks

Michael Shanks

Thor (voice)

Recurring Role

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  • TRIVIA (3)

    • Trivia: Wall safe (with Goa'uld hand devices) combination: 91857

    • As SG-1 (sans Teal'c) and Hammond review the security tape of Teal'c and Cronus's meeting and discuss the two's previous dealings, Daniel's shirt collar keeps switching from outside his jacket to undernearth it between shots.

    • When they showed the computer monitors in the background, the iris was closed on them, yet the iris was open.

  • QUOTES (9)

    • Daniel: Excuse me, sorry for interrupting, what just happened?
      Jack: Apparently we said "hello," insulted each other, and broke for recess.

    • Jack: I thought we were gonna speak the same language.
      Cronus: Gonach! (storms out of the room)
      (The other Goa'uld storm out of the room behind him)
      Jack: What? What'd I say?
      Thor: You insulted them.
      O'Neill: I insulted them?

    • Gen. Hammond: Teal'c, I would like you to act as liaison to the Goa'uld. Dr Jackson...
      Teal'c: General Hammond...
      Gen. Hammond: Is there a problem?
      Teal'c: I mean no disrespect, but I have given my allegiance to you, to the SGC, and to the people here, freely. I will, however, not see to the petty needs of these Goa'uld
      Daniel: I'll see to the petty needs of the Goa'uld, sir.

    • Daniel: Uh, the second Goa'uld representative we're expecting is Yu.
      Jack: Me?
      Daniel: Yu is the name of the Goa'uld.
      Jack: Ah...sorry.

    • Jack: Leave the world in my hands and I screw it up.

    • Daniel: Boy, [Nirrti]'s gonna get it.
      Jack: My heart bleeds.

    • Thor: The System Lords are capable of launching an assault 100 times more powerful than the one you have previously withstood before by the hands of Apophis.
      Jack: Okay, uh... that could be a problem.
      Thor: The Asgard agree.

    • Sam: I think Cronus is the one who sent the Ashrak to kill Jolinar. I just hate having them here.
      Jack: Major, I hate having them anywhere.

    • Thor: Earth has once again proven it can be a formidable threat to the Goa'uld.
      Jack: Oh, now we're a threat to them!

  • NOTES (2)

  • ALLUSIONS (2)

    • Cronus:
      Cronus, the son of Uranus and Gaia and the youngest of the twelve Titans. The Romans compared Cronus with their Saturn, who was to the Romans a corn god.

    • Yu-huang:
      The "Jade Emperor" of Chinese mythology. He is one of the most important deities of folk religion and religious Taoism. He personally determines all that happens in Heaven and on Earth, and for this purpose he has an enormous celestial administration at his disposal.

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