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Decisions are Made for Better or Worse in Black Sails “XXXIII”

Poor John Silver — try as he might, he just can’t quite find anyone willing to leave the mess they’ve started provided the opportunity presented itself. Or is it that Silver is destined to be surrounded by people that are infinitely his greater?

Texas Comes Calling and the Team Takes on a Sociopath in Bull “What’s Your Number?”
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Texas Comes Calling and the Team Takes on a Sociopath in Bull “What’s Your Number?”

It seems to be a trend with Bull that he’ll take a case as much for the cause as for the client. The episode this week begins with a horrifying structural failure – a skybridge suspended by a series of cables fifty-nine storeys in the air, falling to earth killing […]

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The Walking Dead “New Best Friends”

Has Rick finally found a group to help him defeat The Saviors? The Walking Dead Season 7 Episode 10, titled “New Best Friends,” introduced us to another group that originated from the comics. While they haven’t been given an official name yet on the series, it’s clear they are The […]

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Dialogue Shines in Black Sails “XXXII”

“XXXII” is the epitome of what it looks like when all hell breaks loose. The pirates were successful in taking back Nassau, but now the streets are overrun with men who have been cooped up too long under an oppressive regime. Flint’s plan includes reforming the Captain’s Council; however, many […]

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Benny and Bull Suffer a Loss in a Game of Secrets in “It’s Classified”

Every good team suffers set-backs. Unfamiliar circumstances, unknown opponents, unforeseen sabotage. The T.A.C. team has faced each of these scenarios in their previous battles but they’ve always had Dr. Jason “Not-A-Lawyer” Bull captaining the ship with calm oversight. This week, they hit strange waters when they are not only handicapped […]

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The Walking Dead “Rock in the Road”

Can Rick organize a rebellion? That seemed to be the question during The Walking Dead Season 7 Episode 9, titled “Rock in the Road.” It’s been a long hiatus, but Rick and Co. are in much better mental shape than they were during the first half of the season. I’m […]

Three Moments of Goodness from Black Sails “XXXI”
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Three Moments of Goodness from Black Sails “XXXI”

New Providence Island, and Nassau especially, are changing so quickly that it’s no wonder power shifts so dramatically. After last week’s debacle with Billy turning on Flint at the Underhill plantation, “XXXI” gave viewers some semblance that order is being restored. This episode comes at us hard and fast with […]

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No One’s Bigger Than the Game in Bull’s “The Fall”

Television is so great. It takes us to worlds we never knew existed and drops us into situations we’ll never get to experience in real life. Of course, when Chunk asks Bull how seventy million people can watch a major video game final on the Internet, fill a stadium with […]

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Fragile Alliances Crumble in Black Sails “XXX”

“Any kingdom divided against itself is laid waste; and any city or house divided against itself will not stand.” Mathew 12:25 Long before Abraham Lincoln gave an impassioned speech before the Republican convention in 1858 about how slavery was tearing this country apart, Jesus was first to put forth the […]

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Three Moments of Goodness from The Magicians “Hotel Spa Potions”

On Syfy’s The Magicians, the characters are in major plan-making mode.