The Long Con
Episode 13 of 24 within Season Two. Item 42 of 151 overall.
Production number 213.
Leonard Dick - Writer
Steven Maeda - Writer
Roxann Dawson - Director
211 votes

Survivors fear that "The Others" may have returned when Sun is injured during a failed kidnapping attempt.

Meanwhile, Sawyer is an amused but highly interested bystander when tension escalates between Jack, Locke, Kate and Ana Lucia.

original airdate--January 25, 2006      rating--18.74 million


songs--"Main Title" (Composed by J.J. Abrams)

  1. "Moonlight Serenade" by Glenn Miller


Flashback--Charlie Pace

Goofs: When Jack asks Locke for the vault combination he yells "Jack" (his own name) instead of "John".

Trivia: Sawyer and Gordy's waitress in the diner scene is Kate's mother Diane.

Title Meaning: In flashbacks, Sawyer pulls a "long con" (meaning a sustained con, where you make the other person think the idea is his, when really it is yours) on Cassidy. On the Island, Sawyer long cons Jack, Kate, and Locke in order to get the gun stash.


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041 Fire + Water
Next episode :
043 One Of Them

alternative title

Also known as - Admissions

regional titles

The Long Con
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