October 1970: Episode Three
When the government ignores yet another FLQ deadline, the Chenier Cell led by Paul Rose (Hugo St-Cyr) kidnaps Quebec’s Minister of Labour Pierre Laporte (Denis Bernard) from his front lawn.
From the New York Times, about the new show Triple Sensation, produced by Garth Drabinsky, who’s facing fraud charges in Canada and the US:
8 p.m. ET – Corner Gas – “Jailhouse”In an effort to raise money for charity, Karen locks Davis in the jail cell and won’t let him out until she has raised a thousand dollars – a challenge made no less difficult when Hank insists on keeping Davis company. Brent resists Lacey’s attempt to “spruce up” Corner Gas, and Wanda won’t let a lack of know-how interfere with her attempt to fix Oscar and Emma’s toilet.
O.C.U. Deputy Director Ted Altman tries to convince the DEA to go after Reardon. Reardon’s unstable ex-wife Francine looks into getting sole custody of their daughter. Michael redeems himself when he prevents a murder at the strip club.