and thus the blacklist returned for its second half of the season with already things explosive from agent narberi turning out to working with an enemy with some bad guys come to town after a device. and also has some of the government involved too . to red calling in a favor by getting liz reinstated as an agent by getting a presidental pardon by reminding the president of the u.s red did him a favor and now he has come to collect yes for it seems even the highest government official in the world of the black list is not immune to reds charms . but liz winds up with her job back and narbi gets the third degree for doing what she did by the chief after she is rescued from being taken hostage by the group she is working with . as betrayal return and red calls in favors on the black list back for the rest of its season