ROBBINS INSIDETHEBOX PILOT 1/21/09 43.ACT FOUR43 INT. JAKE'S OFFICE -- DAY 43Catherine is hanging up the phone.CATHERINENo one is giving up anything on Ewing.JAKEWe've got a great source, plus twoeyewitnesses of Warden and Harper atEwing's for two hours last night.CATHERINESketchy. You know Donnegan's stillgoing to want a real second source.JAKEWhy won't you just tell Donnegan aboutEwing's mystery woman? New York willnotice that for sure.CATHERINEToo risky to give it to him now.(off Jake confused)Richard Jewell? Wen Ho Lee? StevenHatfill? This is exactly how ithappens - people's lives ruined bythe rush to judgment because somebrown-noser like Donnegan wants toplay the news game but only reallycares about the headlines.JAKEWell, we still don't have officialword on Fanning retiring so there istime to get Tanya to talk. I justdon't know how you crack that.Kyle sticks his head in.Hey.Hey buddy.KYLEJAKEKYLEYou know, if you guys are going aftera White House story, I might be ableto help you.CATHERINEWhat makes you think we're working aWhite House story?
ROBBINS INSIDETHEBOX PILOT 1/21/09 44.KYLEI have sources. And last I checkedwe all play for the same team.Catherine looks back at her notes, and Jake gives Kyle a lookthat says "later." Kyle leaves.CATHERINEI can't believe you told Kyle!JAKEYou think I told Kyle??!!!CATHERINEYou can't be everyone's friend allthe time Jake. And do I have to remindyou I'm your boss?JAKEHello, paranoid? Don't you trustanyone? No wonder you can't keep aboyfriend for more than one night.CATHERINEAt least I'm not so afraid ofdisappointing people that I hang onto the same pathetic girlfriend whileI'm sleeping with half the bureau.JAKEExcuse me for actually caring aboutother people's feelings. Do you evennotice I've been running around thelast 72 hours trying to help?CATHERINEYou're just trying to help yourself.Forget it, I'll get Tanya to talk bymyself.44 INT. HALLWAY -- DAY 44Kyle on the phone. Walking and frantic.KYLELauren? I don't know what they'vegot, but I think it's big. Maybe theFanning resignation. Can't you tellme anything? (Pause) They alreadythink I'm a problem or they wouldtell me. (Pause) This has nothingto do with that. Can we please talkabout one thing at a time? (Pause)Hello? Hello?