- The Spokeman: Doctor Moira Vahlen, you stand before this council accused of illegal genetic experimentation. How do you plead?
- Vahlen: Not guilty! My experiments are only theoretical, and completely within moral boundaries.
- The Spokesman: We believe you actually...created something.
- Vahlen: Created something? But that would be irresponsible and unethical. I would never ever-
- [The Viper King is revealed]
- Vahlen: -make...more than one.
I think you're right about Simon being afraid of Louis but I also think Simon KNOWS Louis is the band's weakness. Louis is the leader, protector & the spokeman. I have no doubt that Louis has personally taken on other people's stunts so that they don't have to as well. To take down the band you have to remove the supporting pillar = Louis. Then you need to embarrass the band until they decide it's either a) not worth it to suffer b) dangerous for their future to stay associated (to each other)