Well if the season premiere of Heroes was any indication, the big mysteries of the second season are going to revolve around events that happened in the past. Whereas the first season had the characters moving towards a pre-determined conclusion (an exploding man that manages to explode somehow), the second season looks like it will be more about the characters investigating their predecessors, and the conspiracies surrounding them. The most interesting plot thread from this episode was Kaito Nakamura (Hiro's dad) revelation that he, along with the Patrellis and Linderman, was part of a group that tracked down and, if the mood suited them, killed people with powers. A revelation he made shortly before being killed himself, by one of the same group. Which sort of reminds me of that old saying, "if you lie down with murderers, don't be surprised if you wake up covered in murder." Meanwhile, Mohinder and Mr. Bennet have some sort of scheme underway to infiltrate The Company. Although they don't seem to see any problem with
discussing their plans over fucking cell phones.
The Company, you'll recall, is the technologically sophisticated and superpower enhanced organization known for being secretive, paranoid, and when the mood suits them, killing people. In other words, if any organization on earth is capable of intercepting a cell phone call, it's these guys. They're the fucking Cadillac of intercepting phone calls. Can Mr. Bennet be that stupid? Actually, that's stupid enough that I almost wonder if it was deliberate. But that gets into a whole