Reports of foxfire on a field in Dudley, Arkansas lead Mulder and Scully to a bizarre situation regarding the townsfolk. Employees of the Chaco Chicken Corporation are displaying bizarre behavior, and the death rate is slowly increasing.
Did You Know?
There is a passing reference to the Anasazi, an ancient lost civilization which will become the focal point of the upcoming story arc. See more
The chickens kept in the yard of Chaco's mansion is clearly a prop setup by the production.
It has no protection from the sun and there was no coop for the chickens to go inside from the rain. It was also far too small for the number of chickens shown. See more
What are you talking about?
Some cannibalistic rituals are enacted with the belief that they can prolong life.
Cannibalism is one thing, but increasing longevity by eating human flesh...
Think about it. From vampirism to Catholicism, whether literally or symbolically, the reward for eating flesh is eternal life.
References Bad Day at Black Rock
Written by Mark Snow
Performed by John Beal See more