Sayid's life is placed in grave danger after he stumbles upon the source of the mysterious French transmission, the woman Danielle Rousseau who was on the distress call is found alive.
Meanwhile, Hurley has a ridiculous plan to make life on the island a little more civilized - and it just might work that involves a golf course after he finds golf clubs from the debris. Lastly, we flashback to Sayid's childhood friend Nadia as well as his participation in hostage situations in Iraq.
original airdate--November 17,2004 rating--17.64 million
music--Theme song "Lost" composed by J.J. Abrams
Goofs: When the men first arrive on the the newly-constructed golf course, a line of fence post is clearly visible in the background.
Trivia: Danielle tells Sayid that her vessel was 3 days out of Tahiti when a storm broke and they crashed. This would place the island somewhere due east of Australia.