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OK Carrie screwed up authorizing the strike and Saul pissed off his bosses.

So now they're going to get more important posts.

Failing upward, the story of this show.

True to life. Many if not all the known buffoons who ignored various warning signs about the 911 Attack were promoted.
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So what's up with the kid and those vials? could they be some kind of attack? maybe he's not that innocent and that's why he didn't want the video to be posted on the internet..

Weird looking baby, almost CGI-ish, like they dyed his hair orange.. poor little boy, and mommy doesn't want him, I guess settle with the aunt and the nanny.

Yeah Corey's character was killed too quickly I guess he has work to do in The Strain.

Loved Quinn defending his new chubby girlfriend, she wasn't that morbidly like someone mentioned.

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True to life. Many if not all the known buffoons who ignored various warning signs about the 911 Attack were promoted.

And not one financial titan responsible for nearly melting down the economy a few years ago and vaporizing trillions of investor dollars (while making a mint himself) has ever been indicted, much less prosecuted. Who says crime don't pay? You just have to commit really big crimes.
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So what's up with the kid and those vials? could they be some kind of attack? maybe he's not that innocent and that's why he didn't want the video to be posted on the internet..

Weird looking baby, almost CGI-ish, like they dyed his hair orange.. poor little boy, and mommy doesn't want him, I guess settle with the aunt and the nanny.

Yeah Corey's character was killed too quickly I guess he has work to do in The Strain.

Loved Quinn defending his new chubby girlfriend, she wasn't that morbidly like someone mentioned.
Girl. And... yeah kinda weird looking.
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I got from the reaction of the kid, when he was called on by hard men after he had survived the wedding attack, that his uncle the terrorist was not there and the kid has been told in no uncertain terms not to reveal it.
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Well Homeland is not shy about promoting outlandish notions. So presumably they're hinting that ISI set up the CIA on the drone attack and they were in cahoots with the terrorist who was the target of the attack.

Remember, last season was about an Iranian intelligence thief, sneaking into the US, then being snuck back into Iran, along with Brody, to kill some ayatollah or whomever. It took awhile for my eyeballs to come back down to their normal position after they revealed that plot.
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The Quinn Chubby girl-friend was not "morbidly obese", and she seems to have a spunky personality. She was in fact a slump-buster, exactly what he needed, and reminded me a bit of Molly on Fargo. The way she stopped him from pummeling the guy with the napkin case was very good. Will also miss Corey Stoll, [with no topper], liked his work on L/O LA, and of course on the Strain...
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Quinn! That guy (was) going off the deep end. I knew he was going to spot something when he was watching the clip over and over.

What position is Saul in? He has the authority to govern the embassy director?

I do not think we saw Carrie's home life last night
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Quinn! That guy (was) going off the deep end. I knew he was going to spot something when he was watching the clip over and over.

What position is Saul in? He has the authority to govern the embassy director?

I do not think we saw Carrie's home life last night
Quinn had to stay relevant. Saul is now in the private sector, but has so much experience and clout with his ex-fiance/lover and co-worker that she trusts his judgement. Seems that Carrie got an upgrade in her apt. with the new job. Her other apt. was a dump.

Carrie was great playing the seductress. Who could resist?
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Quinn had to stay relevant. Saul is now in the private sector, but has so much experience and clout with his ex-fiance/lover and co-worker that she trusts his judgement. Seems that Carrie got an upgrade in her apt. with the new job. Her other apt. was a dump.

Carrie was great playing the seductress. Who could resist?
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I do not like the Quinn/Carrie plot. Does it have any substance? Anything previously regarding those two. I forget



Carrie sure can play the seduction role! What if he would have kissed her
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I'll see your baby from Friday Night Lights and raise you the Homeland baby.*




*I'm sure they will both grow up to be beautiful human beings.
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Well that didn't take long, for Carrie to get back on the saddle, so to speak …
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Well that didn't take long, for Carrie to get back on the saddle, so to speak …
I think her motto is

If at first you don't succeed try, try sex.
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Don't forget Holly White from BB, and Judith from WD as cutest baby's. Carrie's baby looks just like "Captain Winters"... Coach's kid was cute too.
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I'd been losing interest in the last season, and the beginning of this season was a little hesitant, but last night's episode was one of the most compelling episodes of the entire show.

I'm glad they shed Brody and his family. The first few episodes of this season required some tortuous exposition to get Carrie and her team into place. Now, I can see the benefits of it. They have created a very complex set of espionage double/triple agents, etc., which should reward us with an outstanding season if they don't get lazy in the future scripts.

Please let me know if I'm misinterpreting something (wouldn't be the first time!), but here's what I think is happening:
Spoiler!
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Eh I don't put much stock in Homeland plots.

They started out great but then people were concerned the plots could get as ridiculous and implausible like 24.

And Homeland went there.

We're going to have eye rolling moments, like Brody texting from the situation room.
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I'd been losing interest in the last season, and the beginning of this season was a little hesitant, but last night's episode was one of the most compelling episodes of the entire show.

I'm glad they shed Brody and his family. The first few episodes of this season required some tortuous exposition to get Carrie and her team into place. Now, I can see the benefits of it. They have created a very complex set of espionage double/triple agents, etc., which should reward us with an outstanding season if they don't get lazy in the future scripts.

Please let me know if I'm misinterpreting something (wouldn't be the first time!), but here's what I think is happening:
Spoiler!


They said the source last night....He was getting it off of his wife's (the ambassador) laptop...
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They said the source last night....He was getting it off of his wife's (the ambassador) laptop...
I must have missed that dialogue. Thanks.

Now the question is: how did Haqqani plant the wedding intel in the ambassador's laptop? I'm guessing she's being told things by the Pakistani gummint or ISI, and they're in collusion w/ Haqqani.
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