I hadn't heard anything about when the new season was starting, but while going to IMDB to look something up, saw that it is debuting this Sunday. A quick check of the Tivo schedule shows that they are showing the last season on Friday and Saturday for a primer of the new season.
I just can't wait to see how the airplane crash effects things.
I agree with Tenken (well, kinda). While not my FAVORITE part of the episode, I DID crack-up nicely during the henchmen suiting-up scene. Although the episode DOES nicely plant some questions in my head to be answered later (mostly surrounding Dr.