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It's a girl living as a boy.

Did they just drop the story line about Marty's dad being sick from last season?
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An OK episode tonight. Didn't really enjoy the club arc
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Showtime Renews ‘Shameless’ & ‘House Of Lies’
By NELLIE ANDREEVA | Tuesday February 18, 2014 @ 9:29am PST | deadline.com

Showtime has made 12-episode orders for a Season 5 of blue-collar dramedy Shameless and Season 4 of dark comedy House Of Lies to air in 2015. They join previously picked up comedy Episodes to complete a renewal of the network’s entire winter original lineup. Shameless, House Of Lies and Episodes air originals on Sunday night. Shameless‘ current liesfourth season is pacing as its highest-rated season yet, averaging 5.5 million weekly viewers across platforms, up 8% vs. Season 3. House Of Lies is averaging 3 million viewers per week across platforms, on par with its second season. The series starring two-time Emmy nominee Don Cheadle hit a season high last week.

http://www.deadline.com/2014/02/showtime-renews-shameless-house-of-lies/
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It's a girl living as a boy.

Did they just drop the story line about Marty's dad being sick from last season?

My assumption is the reason he is dating a girl half Martie's age is because he is sick trying to get a little bit of fun before things get worse.
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The one puzzling thing about this season is why Martie dislikes Lex so much. Anyone who accepts Roscoe as much as Martie would not seem like the kind of dad bent out of shape that his son's girlfriend is different.
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Marty should be more understanding to his son. He's an ashole
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I don't normally care that much about awards, but I think T.I. deserves a nomination for his role as Lucas. He was really good in this week's episode, and it was fun seeing Marty being led around the nose for a change. And Doug's dance in the office was priceless.
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The one puzzling thing about this season is why Martie dislikes Lex so much. Anyone who accepts Roscoe as much as Martie would not seem like the kind of dad bent out of shape that his son's girlfriend is different.

He dislikes Lex's actions, not gender orientation. As we can see from the latest episode his concerns were not unfounded.

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I don't normally care that much about awards, but I think T.I. deserves a nomination for his role as Lucas. He was really good in this week's episode, and it was fun seeing Marty being led around the nose for a change. And Doug's dance in the office was priceless.

Agree about TI. He is quite the actor.
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I really like the shocked look on Marty's face when he was talking to Dre's wife. Marty was really out of his element dealing with real gangsters.
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It was also naive of Marty to not realize that she could be in on everything. And, even if she wasn't, does marty think that she would dare cross Dre and end up dead herself.

This continues to be one of the best shows on TV. The characters, especially Marty and Jeannie, are so complex. Add Doug and Clyde to the mix and there is never a dull moment. And then there is Monica. You really don't want to mess with her.

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Personally, they could drop Clyde and Doug and I wouldn't miss them.
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While they are filler, I don't think they want to make this show so serious by just following marty and Jeannie for 30 minutes. But I hear what you are saying.

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Personally, they could drop Clyde and Doug and I wouldn't miss them.


Their contribution this season has been weak at best.
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What a dark way to end the season. I am not sure what they do with Marty to bring him back to the agency. You just knew that deal between he and Jeannie would blow up in his face at some point in the season. It is strange that Marty would be on the hook while Jeanie is in the clear.
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What a dark way to end the season. I am not sure what they do with Marty to bring him back to the agency. You just knew that deal between he and Jeannie would blow up in his face at some point in the season. It is strange that Marty would be on the hook while Jeanie is in the clear.
It sounded like Jeanie's US Attorney "friend" made good onher promise to try to pull some strings to get her clear of possible prosecution. Oh the webs we weave!
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Pretty sure Marty will be back season, he is the star of the show.smile.gif

These are just my opinions.
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Clyde just got on my nerves this season. His only reason to exist as a character is to crack jokes. When they tried to make him a well rounded character and he's bringing business to Marty etc etc I just didn't buy it. That's not who he is.

I actually did like the story line through out the season with Doug, his wife and the girl he liked at work.
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Finally started this show. @#$&ING HILARIOUS! Lol heart this show!

Wow, quite the ending.
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Personally, they could drop Clyde and Doug and I wouldn't miss them.

Good Gawd some one please kill Doug...

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