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"Middle Man" is the seventh episode of Season Six and the 121st overall of Criminal Minds.


The BAU is called to Indiana to help catch a serial killer who is targeting exotic dancers and leaving their bodies in cornfields. The case takes an interesting turn when the team finds a hole in the investigation when they realize they may be looking for a killing pack.

Guest Cast


  • "Heading East to Get West" by the Rockford Mules
  • "Body Move" by Marz
  • "Slip Tease" by Cut One
  • "Payroll" by Nitzer Ebb
  • "DG Blues" by Devills Gun

Bookend Quotes

  • Aaron Hotchner: "The herd seek out the great, not for their sake but for their influence; and the great welcome them out of vanity or need." Napoleon Bonaparte
  • Aaron Hotchner: "Without heroes, we are all plain people and don't know how far we can go." Bernard Malamud


  • The term "middleman" is used for a person who purchases goods directly from producers and then sells them directly to consumers, or a person who arranges deals between other people.

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