Plot hole: Foxglove Parkway is in Nevada. The CBI has no jurisdiction to operate in Nevada.
Goof: When Cho is searching the victim's room, he borrows a red-handled screwdriver from the landlord, Lance Gladstone. After loosening the screws from the cover to a vent, Cho hands the screwdriver back to Lance who places it in his pocket. But in the very next scene the screwdriver is back in Cho's hands as he removes the vent cover.
This episode reunites Stargate SG-1 Alums Christopher Judge (Teal'c) and Jay Acovone (Major Kawalsky).
This episode reunites series lead Amanda Righetti and Rodney Rowland who both guest starred on C.S.I. in the second season episode You've Got Male.
Did anyone else recall the various scenes from "Silence of the Lambs" in which Hannibal Lecter [Anthony Hopkins] was grooming -- or attempting to groom -- Clarice Starlingn [Jodie Foster]? I kept getting flashes of deja vu as Stiles endeavored to use his tricks in order to establish a near-mesmerizing effect on Van Pelt.
When Patrick asks Eve "A Stanford-educated wine-maker and a pay-by-the-hour dance instructor...what'd you talk about? "the words "pay-by-the-hour" were removed from the sound track. There is a pause before the word "dance" and you can see Simon Baker's mouth move. The words are still on the closed-caption display.
The Chinese gangsters are said to be taken care by Chinese Embassy. In reality, Chinese nationals in Sacramento will be cared by Chinese Consulate-General of San Francisco.
Goof: Mr Porchetto answers sarcastically to Lisbon's question "What Mexicans?" with "Julio Iglesias. Who do you think?!" Julio Iglesias is Spanish, not Mexican, a fact known to anybody with Latino ascent.
When Lisbon introduces herself to the amnesiac Jane, she calls herself "Detective". However, it's established that her title is "Special Agent" of the CBI.
The game shown on the TV at Doc's bar in the opening scenes is an from an actual U.S. college football game. On September 16, 2006, the #19 Nebraska Cornhuskers played the #4 University of Southern California (USC) Trojans in Los Angeles. The score on screen was 21-3 for USC and USC went on to win the game 21-10.
Carmine is French for red crimson.
The title of the episode refers to the little red book Jane forges to deceive Haffner.
Realistically, Timothy Carter's corpse would have been too rotten to be recognizable.
When Sally is holding the keys in front of Debbie, the biting of the key faces a different direction between shots.