'Bones' videos: Crossword puzzles and murder in 'The Friend in Need'

The next "Bones" episode, "The Friend in Need," could leave us all a little puzzled. With a case (a suitcase, that is) involving a young murder victim and some crossword-puzzle banter, it looks like a good one.As we see in the promo video, the murder victim is a young person whose friends may hold clues to the death. Of course this means everyone at the Jeffersonian has to pretend to be "cool" throughout the episode. That should be fun.For even more fun, we get to find out that Booth (David Boreanaz) likes to do crossword puzzles in the morning. Even those puzzles that are obviously too difficult for him.OK, I get that Brennan (Emily Deschanel) wouldn't be likely to know the plot or characters from "Gilligan's Island," but even she must have heard of the show. I mean, it's kind of hard to miss. Also, I would simply assume that the Professor is a hero...

Bones Season 8 Episode 16 “The Friend in Need”

Bones  “The Friend in Need” Season 8 Episode 16 airs Monday, Feb 18 (8:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. Episode Synopsis: The Jeffersonian team investigates the remains of a 15-year-old boy. Although his mother and few close friends saw him as intelligent with poor social skills, the team discovers that this seemingly innocent boy was actually involved in illegal activity and had attended a high school party two weeks prior where drugs were present. The investigation takes an ugly turn when an underage girl confesses to being raped and the deceased boy’s reputation is compromised. Meanwhile, with the case’s spotlight on deception, intern Finn Abernathy (guest star Luke Kleintank) contemplates telling Cam (Tamara Taylor) that her daughter  Michelle (guest star Tiffany Hines) is in town visiting for the weekend in the all-new “The Friend in Need” episode of BONES airing Monday, Feb, 18 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. READ MORE...

Bones Promo of Season 8, Episode 16: "A Friend in Need": Blame It on the Alcohol

Brennan (Emily Deschanel) and Booth (David Boreanaz) have to deal with drunk teens in Bones Season 8, Episode 16, “A Friend in Need.”