Episode: Little Green Men Episode Number: 2x01 Tagline: The Truth is Out There Focus: The Project
|Writing: Glen Morgan,James Wong Direction: David Nutter Original US Airdate: 16 Sept 1994 Nielsen Rating: 10.3|
Location: Arecibo, Puerto Rico; Quantico, VI; Chilmark, MA; Title Explanation : Slang for aliens from outer space
|Mulder travels to Puerto Rico in advance of a beret team out to destroy evidence of an extraterrestrial encounter.|
Student: "Are you OK Agent Scully? You kinda sounded a little 'spooky'." ---
Mulder: "We wanted to listen . . . I wanted to believe, but the tools had been taken away. the X-Files had been shut down. They closed our eyes. Our voices have been silenced. Our ears now deaf to the realms of extreme possibilities." ---
(In parking garage)
Scully: "What makes you think they
care about us anymore, anyway?"
Mulder: ". . . Actually the idea was
presented to Hale one night while he was playing billiards. An elf climbed
in his window and told him to get money from the Rockefeller Foundation
for a telescope."
Mulder: "Seeing is not enough, I should have something to hold onto. Some solid evidence. I learned that from you." ---
Scully: "Mulder, even if George Hale only saw elves in his mind, the telescope still got built. Don't give up . . . And next time we meet out in the open." ---
Sen. Matheson: "Do you know this,
Senator Matheson: "Do you like Bach
Scully: "I was told by the Assistant
Director that Mulder was gone."
Agent: "Just dump it in the tank."
Mulder: "Don't touch that red button Jorge . . . nojo on the rojo." ---
Mulder: "I wanted to believe but the tools have been taken away." ---
Mulder: "I was sent here by one of those people. Deep Throat said, 'Trust no one'. That's hard Scully. Suspecting everyone . . . everything. It wears you down. You even begin to doubt what you know is the truth . . . Before, I could only trust myself. Now I can only trust you. And they've taken you away from me." ---
Scully: "Evidence is worthless if
you're dead." ---
Scully: "You still have nothing."