Monthly Archives: September 2013

Breaking Bad S5E15: Granite State

kyra: In the middle of Season 1 of Breaking Bad, before we know what kind of monster Walter White would become, we learned about the future he had squandered for his family: Grey Matter. He had sold his interest in the company, … Continue reading

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2013 Emmys Live Blog

11:10 bp: Christ, it’s over. Time to watch the best show on TV. 11:09 bp: WOW BREAKING BAD WON. THANK FUCKING GOD. Like me, Vince predicted House of Cards! Vince is a genius. 11:06 bp: Not sure why Modern Family got to win when … Continue reading

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Breaking Bad S5E14: Ozymandias

Buckeye: Breaking Bad is usually a funny show, its comedic range stretching from dark humor all the way down to slapstick. But there was no humor in “Ozymandias,” the most despairing and devastating hour in the series’ history. That’s saying something. The … Continue reading

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Breaking Bad S5E13: To’hajiilee

Buckeye: Breaking Bad has its violent moments, but based on my recollections I don’t know if we’ve ever actually seen as many bullets fly as during the final moments of “To’hajiilee.” Yes, Todd’s family of goons massacred the last batch of replacement … Continue reading

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Summer Movie Roundup: The Good, the Bad, and the Others

This year’s crop of summer movies has been widely pilloried and mocked and beaten into oblivion with about fifty thousand dead horses. No one even bothered to wait until Labor Day to commence the proverbial raining on the parade. I … Continue reading

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Breaking Bad S5E12: Rabid Dog

kyra: In the world of Breaking Bad no one is “good,” there are only varying degrees of how bad you have broken. The spectrum runs from Walt down to Hank (really to Walt Jr., but who gives a fuck about Walt Jr.), but … Continue reading

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