MacGyver’s friend and insurance investigator Danny Barrett calls him to a crime scene to tell him that jewels have been stolen, and it’s part of a series of heists. Danny knows who is responsible but can’t touch him because he’s a cultural attaché with the nation of Kanubia and they can’t touch him because of diplomatic immunity. Danny wants to collect the reward and not bring in the police, and needs MacGyver’s computer expertise to hack the embassy’s files. Danny has determined the diplomat stored the necessary info on the computer. They’re interrupted when a van drives by and runs over Danny, and then flees the scene. As Danny lies dying, he whispers the password “Blue Ice” to his friend...Read the full recap
MacGyver: A man once said, "when you make a friend, you take on a responsibility," and I guess that describes my friend Danny Barrett. When he invited me to lunch, I should've known there'd be strings attached.
MacGyver: Easy, easy, I want to make a deal with you. You don't scream, I don't scream.
(after Nikki kicks a man unconscious)
MacGyver: Where'd you learn that?
Nikki Carpenter: Sunday school.
Valet: What is she doing? That chick is a real banana boat. She pulls up in a Ferrari and leaves in a wagon.
MacGyver: I hate when she does that.
MacGyver: Math and science do prove useful.