Stefan can turn off Steve's eye with the flip of a switch?  The thought of that alone is silly, but if that is the fact couldn't someone turn it back on?  

Paul falls out the window and nobody calls 911 immediately, but rather they all run out the door.

Of course Hope would walk past the interrogation room while Rafe was comforting Sami.

At least the last few days have spared us from Chad/Abby/Gabbi.