The following takes place between 6:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m., on the day of the California Presidential Primary. Events occur in real time.
The sun is rising in LA, which means everyone has free rein to start shooting guns willy-nilly. Some of the shots even hit their target. The Palmers plan a family meeting. Kim and Teri plot their escapes. Jack takes a hostage. The mole is finally revealed, and the boys’ man-crush on Ira Gaines intensifies with every passing second.
Nina almost solves the entire plot, but it’s only Hour 7.
Keith throws a temper tantrum.
Rick earns, but does not receive, his final reward.
Michael reveals the hard limits of his friendship.
Teri makes some questionable choices.
Jack worries about unwanted attention. Jack ignores subtlety. Like, just a bunch.
Finally, CTU colleagues who haven’t been gettin’ busy.