Frustrated at the Warden's defiance, the people who want Lincoln dead decide to circumvent the penal process by enlisting an inside man to take Lincoln out himself. Headcounts keep requiring Michael to be back in his cell at regular intervals, and the interruptions are making it impossible for him to finish his work. Sucre tells him that the guards don't bother with counts when there's a lock-down, so he disables the air conditioner circuits on his next trip out. With the temperature rising, the cons start causing trouble, and a lock-down is announced. Unfortunately, tempers have already flared past the boiling point, and a riot breaks out before the cells can be closed. Oblivious to the chaos going on, Michael and Sucre go behind the wall together to work on drilling through one of the last walls to an abandoned sewer line. One guard, escorting Lincoln, gets caught by the prisoners and dragged back to general population. In the course of preparing to torture and kill the beaten man, ...
Jean-Marc Rocher <email@example.com>
Did You Know?
According to the DVD commentary track, the original script called for an image of Jesus on the cross to be projected on the wall, with the nails in his hands indicating two of the points for drilling. FOX would not permit that, however, concerned that Christians would be offended; thus the producers were forced to revise the script, substituting an image of the Devil for that of Jesus. See more
In the infirmary when Dr. Tancredi is seeing each patient she asks "Kwame" what brings him in to see her today. Kwame is the actors real name. He is listed as Stroker on the end credits. See more
Theodore "T-Bag" Bagwell
[after Scofield broke the A/C
Can't you transfer us some place cooler? Like... Africa?
Nine Thou (Grant Mohrman Superstars Remix)
Written by Ryu
, Jason Rabinowitz
, Takbir Bashir
and Grant Mohrman
Performed by Styles of Beyond See more