Jar- er, Charlie argued with his boss long enough to get to go. First he went home where his mad scientist's lab resided though and tried to decide what stuff to pick. He then took his special goggles that recognizes γ-rays, x-rays, ultraviolet light, light, infrared light and radiation on different settings and can shoot both harmless and harmful LASERs, as well as his watch. And Bobby.
Charlie returned to the base, only to find that soldiers had already taken over the area where he met the funny guy. As soldiers waited for their orders (and looted the dead) Bobby tried to figure out how to get through.