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post #2611 of 2630 Old 04-29-2015, 10:57 AM
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Now this ep is what POI is about!

Finally a great episode after all the weeks off and that last boring Carter ep.
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Kind of weird that they didn't have her arms strapped down when they were preparing to saw into her skull. Didn't they think she might do a little flailing around at best?
Maybe Samaritan told them not to. Like Martine was being set up for the kill. Well, that's what happened. Buh Bye, Martine.

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Maybe Samaritan told them not to. Like Martine was being set up for the kill. Well, that's what happened. Buh Bye, Martine.

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I have been thirsting to see Martine get hers for a long while so it was a pleasure to see Root dispatch her so efficiently.
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Definitely did not see that neck snap coming. That was awesome!


I honestly still fail to see what Greer's motives are and why he or anyone would want this. When they did his backstory, he seemed like an okay guy who didn't want to be controlled and told what to do. Now he's fine being a puppet in an AI's attempt to take over? Even he himself said it was arrogant to think they (humans) were important.
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What an awesome season finale! Having the Machine inhabit the power grid was certainly a bit far fetched but ingenious nonetheless. Using the Pink Floyd song was bang on. Been expecting it to turn up at some point during the series.

Now that the organized crime bosses are gone, who will be the next non-AI villain?

This episode certainly did not show any signs of expecting a cancellation!

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I agree on the part about the Machine being on the grid. At least it was interesting that it was talking to John.


I actually found the end of the Elias-Dominic saga to be a bit distracting considering everything else that was going on.
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I agree on the part about the Machine being on the grid. At least it was interesting that it was talking to John.

I actually found the end of the Elias-Dominic saga to be a bit distracting considering everything else that was going on.
That's probably why they concluded that story arc, as there were more pressing issues with Samaritan/the machine/etc.
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I don"'t think we should assume the end of Elias just yet. The last scene showed him hurt, but not definitely dead like Dominic.
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Great Finale. Old dude Greer stays a step ahead. Even before samaritan he did.
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I don"'t think we should assume the end of Elias just yet. The last scene showed him hurt, but not definitely dead like Dominic.
Hope you are right, but if not...RIP Elias.
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I'd say pretty strong assumption Elias wasn't killed off. Producers wouldn't say one way or another in interview here:

http://tvline.com/2015/05/05/person-...chine-rebuilt/

Bigger question seems to be whether the show will be renewed, considering ratings have dropped substantially.
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Quite a finale, was a bit of a blur to keep up with. Was cool the machine was talking to John. Oh and lol @ Martine neck broken on the last episode. Rip Elias.

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I'd say pretty strong assumption Elias wasn't killed off. Producers wouldn't say one way or another in interview here:

http://tvline.com/2015/05/05/person-...chine-rebuilt/

Bigger question seems to be whether the show will be renewed, considering ratings have dropped substantially.
It should be safe. CBS has bigger worries than POI...

Edit> Yikes! After I posted I saw last night's drop to 1.1 - that is pretty scary...

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1.1 last night...series low. Very concerned it's not coming back.
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1.1 last night...series low. Very concerned it's not coming back.
The drop (from 1.4 IIRC?) is mystifying. The Forever (doomed from the get-go) finale at the same time hit a multi-week high to tie POI. Fallout from the horrible Carter flashback episode maybe? Or maybe Shaw's absence kicked in?

I've lost interest in so many shows this year - this is one of the few I was relying on for another season at least...

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1.1 last night...series low. Very concerned it's not coming back.
Don't worry. Every show is down. Next day ratings are so 2000. The total number is good and they are pretty much fighting neck in neck with a pretty strong show in Chi Fire.

More and more people do not sit in front of a tv to watch live unless it's sports. I watched POI off dvr after the warriors game. In fact I haven't watched a tv show live since the advent of the multi tuner dvr in 2001. With so many cord cutters, cbs all access subscribers, and folks buying per season it's hard to pin down exactly how many people are watching shows. The Live + 30 numbers are more accurate of popularity these days.
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I am hoping for a renewal but that last scene where the gang marching toward the bad guys blasting away was a perfect end to a series finale. They saved their bacon and are still determined to bring down Samaritan.
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Appearently the show is too complex for todays standards.

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The machine distributing itself on the power grid reminded me of the scene X-Files where Mulder and Scully found the computer in the trailer and once they saw it, it redistributed itself in the power grid. Or something like that, it was many years ago.

Was the machine communicating with Reese thru his bluetooth earpiece?

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Samaritan's final plan reminded me a lot of "Colossus: The Forbin Project," where the humans thought they had a chance to stop the machine when the machine was really 100 steps ahead.

Nice use of the Pink Floyd song.

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