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post #661 of 676 Old 11-11-2014, 02:37 AM
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This show lost a lot of credibility with me tonight. They are just making it up and retconning as they go along.

Tom working for Red just does not fit. Suddenly introducing "fulcrum," whatever that is, seems like they ran out of steam and added a new plot line. I think the show is getting tired.
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This show lost a lot of credibility with me tonight. They are just making it up and retconning as they go along.

Tom working for Red just does not fit. Suddenly introducing "fulcrum," whatever that is, seems like they ran out of steam and added a new plot line. I think the show is getting tired.
Agree. It made the scene outside the hospital in S1 nonexistent. It's like JJ Abrams messing with the space timeline in Star Trek.

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I think I could give it up after last night. Tom worked for Berlin, but he also work for Red? Doesn't make sense. Are they going to advance that every week? If not, the Blacklister of the week isn't very interesting to me.
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Of course, Red could have turned Tom before Liz captured him. Just in case.
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Meh, at the last scene I was expecting Red to end Tom like he did Berlin...

Damn Fitch (sp) death.. one of those nail biting moments waiting for the bomb to explode... I'm guessing all his body got splattered with those 2kgs of explosives.

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Red made it clear: Ich bin nein Berliner.
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Agree. It made the scene outside the hospital in S1 nonexistent. It's like JJ Abrams messing with the space timeline in Star Trek.

Remind us of the context. I'm only vaguely remembering this scene.


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Remind us of the context. I'm only vaguely remembering this scene.


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This show lost a lot of credibility with me tonight. They are just making it up and retconning as they go along.

Tom working for Red just does not fit. Suddenly introducing "fulcrum," whatever that is, seems like they ran out of steam and added a new plot line. I think the show is getting tired.

Don't remember when, but I know the fulcrum has been mentioned before.


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Same Fulcrum from Chuck?
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Thanks for posting this clip. Talk about a major continuity error! Maybe they can bring back Jane Alexander's Deputy AG as though Red never filled her full of 9mm slugs
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At this point it's obvious they're completely making it up as they go along with no long term plan. Having Tom working for Red and Berlin makes zero sense.
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I'm as disappointed as the rest of you about the Tom/Red reveal. But ten times more disappointing is offing Alan Alda's character. He's the one television actor who can keep up with James Spader, and I would have loved to see him become a bigger part of the story, not less.
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It seems like it has been forever since the last episode. I am going to have to go back and watch season 1 to remind me what has happened and where we are at.

Perhaps I misremembered.

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The trouble with recasting Keen is I'm not sure who is young enough AND strong enough to counter Spader. Or at least who comes off as younger. Not that I'm really a fan and not sure if the chops are there but Kathrine Heigel comes to mind.
She sure has a strong rack.

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