Season Six picks up 20 months after last seasons shocking season finale, when Jack Bauer was captured by Chinese government agents battered, bloodied and headed for points unknown.
As a series of horrific terrorist attacks rocks the nation, President Wayne Palmer, the strong-minded brother of the late President David Palmer, and his team of advisors, Karen Hayes and Thomas Lennox as well as CTU colleagues Chloe OBrian, Curtis Manning and Bill Buchanan begin an unthinkable.
original airdate--January 14,2007 rating--15.8 million
music--"24 theme song" by Sean Callery
Goof: At 7:45 Ahmed leads Scott out of his house at gunpoint so he can go to Scott's house. At 8:14 they arrive. But Scott's house is just across the street so we're supposed to believe that it takes half an hour to cross the street.
Trivia: At the end of the episode, before the credits, a dedication is made: "This episode is dedicated to the memory of the aircrew of Gunshot 66 Mayor Gerald "Beav" Bloomfield, Captain Michael "Martini" Martino. Whose Marine Corps helicopter was shot down over Western Iraq November 2nd, 2005.