Rasha: DUDE, THEY WENT FULL OCTAVIA BUTLER KINDRED. Gemma: Nearly full. I have to say I appreciated their acknowledgment of their own limits. As I was figuring out the time shift, I was like “sh*t, are they gonna go there? are they actually gonna go there?” and then up come the white dudes and I […]
Rasha: Happy Birthday to You! Gemma: Thank you thank you!! R: For you AND THIS EPISODE!!!! G: Seriously! I have some hope again now. R: I take back what I said about HTGAWM last week. Sleepy Hollow, I can’t quit you. This episode was EVERYTHING. Damian Kindler has to write all the episodes from now […]
Gemma: So, Ichabod’s jilted love! Rasha: It was a nice break to see a character not exclusively deployed in the battle between Good and Evil. She brings ambiguity on so many storylines! I suppose the Piper should fit this mold, but didn’t quite so well. Because jealousy and lies and Katrina! G: Yes! Confusion on […]
Rasha: Ok, to the demon zone? Gemma: The Demon Zone! G: Sad lack of Jenny this week. And rather joyful lack of Katrina. R: Sleepy Hollow taketh and it taketh the bad away.
Gemma: This ep felt evasive to me. Rasha: That is not what I was expecting, but go for it. G: I think they, pardon the phrase given the context, dodged the bullet. R: Oh, snap!
Rasha: So…The Hollow? Gemma: The Hollow, yes! Well, we certainly got our dose of Mr. Jones. R: I was talking with my resident bear about this episode, and his response was: so the only way a Black man can get out of jail and the abuse in a psych ward is by signing a pact […]
Rasha: Sleepy Hollow. Gemma: Sleepy Hollow! I was not thrilled with that premiere. R: Tell me why. G: I thought it evaded the richest potential threads. We needed more of what Purgatory is like for Abbie—it was so specific in the finale last season, and suddenly just a lot of wandering ghostly scariness, which are […]