Re: Castle Season 5 (including Spoilers)
As I recall, Alexis first tried dialing his number, which didn't go through, and then switched to using Skype, which I gather is some sort of online videophone service. Maybe with Skype you don't need an international code.
(Ohh, look at us... two professional science-fiction authors struggling to keep up with present-day technology.
Thank goodness I wasn't the only one wondering about this. Thankfully the writers (apparently) didn't screw up this detail by having Alexis direct dial Castle.
Hating the anti-intellectual movement since before it was actually a movement.