3x04 Do Shapeshifters Dream of Electric Sheep?
First Aired: Oct. 14, 2010 on FOX
Summary: A deep-cover shapeshifter is inadvertently exposed, and the Fringe team hopes to probe its body and download critical information about the Other Side's infiltration plans. Bolivia orders Newton to acquire the data, and Newton calls a sleeper agent into play. Meanwhile, Walter adjusts to…
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- The episode title is a takeoff of the Philip K. Dick sci-fi novel "Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?" which was the basis for the film Blade Runner.
- The running joke of Walter having difficulty remembering Astrid's name is used again. This time he has given her name to a security guard as "Astro". The writers then add a new twist: under the influence of LSD, Walter *does* remember Astrid's name correctly.