MacGyver becomes personally involved in the effort to find a psychopathic arsonist who killed one of his friends.
original airdate--October 07,1991 rating--9.0 million
music--MacGyver Theme song by Randy Edelman
Goofs: The shadow of the camera can be seen on the white wall (lower left side of the screen) as Mac walks out of a room at the newspaper office.
"Oh I've heard about you! You're the guy who does the whatchamacallits, you know, MacGyverisms; turns one thing into another?"