Mac gets time off to attend the funeral of his brilliant MIT classmate 'Frankie', informally escorted by Jack on mandatory sick-leave with a broken arm. First they notice a suspicious man lurking at the funeral, then he hears from an academician its' not the first death on the faculty. Mac suspects it must be about her current research, looks for clues and finds her hiding after a staged death and calls in the agency's help.
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As the team is discussing the case, Dalton refers to the evidence as "CSI stuff." George Eads starred in CSI. See more
In the final scene, MacGyver and Jack appear to be walking through Boston Logan Airport (according to a sign). But at the beginning of the scene, there is another sign which says "GWCC Building B". The GWCC is the Georgia World Congress Center in downtown Atlanta, GA. MacGyver is, of course, filmed in Atlanta. See more
Hold the pipe perfectly normal to the wall.
Dude, nothing about this is normal.
References Harry and the Hendersons