- Myth Arc
- Negated Moment of Awesome: As Scully is about to present the FBI inquiry with evidence blowing open the vast Government Conspiracy that has consumed her and Mulder's careers, she suddenly faints after her Deadly Nosebleed returns.
- Once More, with Clarity!: The opening scene from "Gethsemane" is repeated near the end of the episode. It makes a lot more sense with the stakes of the hearing spelled out.