Patrick Jane and the CBI team investigate the death of a mathematical genius by a gun-wielding clown.
original airdate--May 6,2010 rating--14.85 million
song--The Main Title Theme--(Extended Version) by Blake Neely
Trivia: Change the numbers into the corresponding position of the alphabet and you come up with R - 18, E - 5, D - 4. RED.
Now You Know--Every episode title contains a reference to the color red, like "Paint it Red", "Scarlett Fever", "Russet Potatoes", or "Bloodshot". This is because Patrick Jane's nemesis is the ingenious sadistic serial killer, Red John.