* FridgeLogic: They almost never actually ''prevent'' the life-destroying events that led the targets into their current crises.
* The ending of the season 4 episode [[http://www.touched.com/episodeguide/seasonfour/419.html Flights Of Angels]] (aired in 1998). The CharacterOfTheDay Richard has [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amyotrophic_lateral_sclerosis ALS]], better known as Lou Gehrig's disease. The doctors never give him the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Riluzole medicine]] introduced by the FDA in 1996 to treat the disease, and when their family is all together his wife does not call [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/9-1-1 911]] (the emergency telephone number was introduced in 1968) to get medical help to save his life. There was no reason why he shouldn't have lived.