*The Japanese leader of the Temple Others is named Dogen. The historical Dogen was the founder of Zin. He wrote a book called Treasury of the True Dharma Eye. “Dharma” is a Hindi term meaning “righteous duty.”
*Dogen hits Jack in throat same way BadLocke hits Richard in the throat.
*The flash-sideways is not an accurate portrayal of them not crash landing—Ethan Rom is at the hospital. (Ethan Rom is an anagram for “Other Man” or “The Roman.” He works for Mittelos Bioscience—“Mittelos is an anagram for “Lost Time.”