Recap / The X-Files S06 E15 "Arcadia"


  • Fist Pump: When Mulder wants to prove his theory on the case, he carries out a very kitschy pink plastic flamingo and puts it up in the front yard. He looks around confidently and pumps his both fists, and says: "Bring it on!"
  • Hoist by His Own Petard: Golgolak was killed by his own tulpa.
  • Monster of the Week: It's a tulpa.
  • Potty Emergency: After spending hours watching his un-perfected mail box through the peep hole and drinking orange juice, Mulder briefly considers using the empty container, but opts for the actual bathroom instead, giving someone exactly enough time to fix the damage he'd done without being seen.
  • Stepford Suburbia: The community looks a little too perfect and something ugly hides there.
  • Undercover as Lovers: Mulder and Scully are assigned on a case and they work undercover as husband and wife, Laura and Rob Petrie.
    Mulder: Like the dish