Gemma: You know, for all my acumen at following HTGAWM, I found this one uniquely hard to track. Rasha: They wanted it to be tricky. Like, we’re supposed to think that the time-flash to the body in the ambulance is a flashback to Mahoney getting loaded up after being shot, but SURPRISE TWIST it’s actually […]
Olympic shark-jumping. Impeccable makeup. I’m okay with that.
Here we define a few terms that have become shorthand at the Sinners Creek Commission. Big Red Dog: the “moral” of an episode or film offers a conclusion that is the opposite of the content up to that point. Often results in the audience taking away the “wrong” message. Emerson said it as “What […]
Rasha: So I count 4 storylines to check in on: Annalise and Sam who has no murder alibi but Nate lies; Rebecca and Wes and quarterback case plus bonus Annalise; the Case of The Week: Faux SDS bombers featuring Ugly Betty’s sister. Gemma: Right, I hadn’t figured out where I knew her from ’til I […]
Meeting of the evil minds. Rasha: Well, starting with Scandal, I was glad for shorter monologues this week (soliloquies? what do we call the scene chomping, teeth gnashing tears that are a staple of this show?) And even think that Jake’s at the beginning works. Gemma: I do not know what to call them, although […]
Gemma: Did Shonda Rhimes just waterski that shark into the side of a freaking boat? Rasha: Beyond. This was beyond Olympic shark-jumping. This was cosmic sharksploration. This was an act of tactical shark assault. G: Sharksploitation. Or very close.
Gemma: SCANDAL! Rasha: How do we feel about spoilers? G: I say once it’s aired it’s fair game. R: Since this is our first conversation about Scandal, let me first say that I am so glad to bring you into a higher quality of soapy, campy television. And also: last week’s episode of Scandal brought […]
Rasha: Shall we get down to it? Gemma: We shall! I am only through season 5 of Bones. and when I say “through,” I mean I’ve watched the first and last of each of those seasons plus a few in between. I have read of what happens in Season 6, though. Rasha: Ah, that’s still […]