Episode: Paper Clip Episode Number: 3x02 Tagline: The Truth is Out There Focus: The Project
|Writing: Chris Carter Direction: Rob Bowman Original US Airdate: 29 Sept 1995 Nielsen Rating: 11.1|
Location: New Mexico ; New York City ; West Virginia ; Craiger, MD ; Greenwich, CT Title Explanation : It was the code name for the project to bring Axis power scientists to America after World War II.
|As a government hit squad closes in on the agents, Mulder searches for clues about his father's involvement in a secret project.|
Mulder: "I was a dead man. Now I'm back." ---
Mulder: "There are truths out there that aren't on that tape." ---
Scully: I went to your father's funeral.
I told your mother that you'd be ok.
Scully: "Whatever happened to Klemper?"
Frohike: "Unbelievable! We thought
you were history!"
WMM: "This is not a profession for men who make mistakes. My god, you presume to make us believe and simply fix it with enough bullets?" ---
Scully [to Klemper]: "History may be the only justice you'll ever know." ---
WMM: "What did you tell him, Victor?"
Scully: "What do you think your father
would have been doing here?"
Scully: "What do you think?"
Mulder: "I think with a crow bar and
a small nuclear device it might be able to get through one of these
Mulder: "Lots of files."
WMM [to Mulder]: "You've become your father." ---
Mulder: "Is there more?"
Mulder: "You'd be surprised what's not on the map in this country. And what the government will do to keep it that way." ---
Skinner: "What do you possibly hope
to find Agent Mulder?"
CSM: "What did I tell you, Mr. Skinner. I don't negotiate. Especially with punks like you who think they can bluff me." ---
CSM: "What is this?"
Scully: "I've heard the truth, Mulder. Now what I want are the answers."