Episode: Soft Light Episode Number: 2x23 Tagline: The Truth is Out There Focus: Dr. C. R. Banton
|Writing: Vince Gilligan Direction: Jim Contner Original US Airdate: 05 May 1995 Nielsen Rating: 8.5|
Location: Bellefleur, Oregon Title Explanation : Kind of light Dr. Banton needed so shadows wouldn't be formed
|The agents hunt down a scientist who is literally afraid of his own shadow.|
Scully: (responding to spontaneous
combustion theory) "Let's just forget for the moment that there's no
scientific theory to support it."
Mulder: "Hey Scully, can you spare a prophylactic?" ---
Scully: "Darkness covers a multitude of sins." ---
(Mulder demonstrating his ultra-violet
Scully: "Chances are he's not walking around carrying a sign with an arrow on it." ---
Mulder: "Why's he doing that?" (Looking
at the floor)
Scully: ". . . Nonsensical repetitive
behavior is a common trait of mental illness."
Det. Beren: "Yeah, I was just wondering
what your involvement is here."
Mulder: ". . . He believes the government
is out to get him."
Mulder: "Just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they're not out to get you, Scully."