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The Americans S5E13 <> Season 5

The Soviet Division This has been a fascinating season. This stretch has been bleak for Elizabeth and Philip. Balancing their spy life and keeping Paige level headed would have been hard enough without all of the complications that happened. The … Continue reading

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A Buncha Season Finales

Arrow- Overall a good season with the ultimate payoff being the end of the flashbacks. The last half of the season cut down of the frequency and finally getting to the end of that vision arc is long awaited by everyone. … Continue reading

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The Americans S5E12

The World Council of Churches Elizabeth and Philip are seriously considering retirement. The next time they meet with Claudia they tell her and she says that she understands when agents feel like it’s time they rarely regret being pulled out. She’ll … Continue reading

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Into the Badlands <> Season 2

Fun season. The expansion from 6 to 10 episodes offered a larger and longer look into the Badlands that I liked a lot. We got to see much more of the world, many more locations and outside set pieces. Last … Continue reading

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The Americans S5E11

Dyatkovo The end of this episode was absolutely nuts! Considering the 40-minute build up, the pay marks one of the most shocking moments of the series. Oleg and his partner question the woman they’ve been scouting. She’s one of the … Continue reading

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The Americans S5E10

Darkroom Major, major moves for Paige in this episode. I’ll save her for last as it’s the biggest plot point. I’ll start with the brief updates on the other 2 angles. Oleg is more or less stewing. He’s made progress … Continue reading

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The season is over.

Rangers lose to Ottowa 4-2. Incredibly disappointing to say the least. It should have been 4-1 Rangers. At their best, this team had the real chance of a solid run to at least the conference finals. Winning the Cup, always … Continue reading

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The Americans S5E09

IHOP This episode was packed with bob and weaves, a few blasts from the past show up. As a whole, it felt like staging area while we wait for the next big thing to happen. Where to start? Stan seems … Continue reading

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TV Update

Quick hits to play catch up! Face Off- Terrific season. With an All Star cast the talent pool was really high right from the start and that left a killer final 3. Probably the best finale in terms of quality of … Continue reading

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Round 2

Fight!

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The Americans S5E08

Immersion Each piece on the chessboard moved a space this week. First, the kids. A very quick check in with Henry. We see him play Atari with two friends. The girl is most likely the one he has a crush … Continue reading

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

The draw to go back to the world of Harry Potter is a strong one. I’ve always thought author JK Rowling would produce more Potter material for movies, I just never thought she’d open that door using a character that … Continue reading

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