Actually, I'm seer-seeing you a favor. Just cut your losses now and move on.
Spare yourself additional frustration, spare this topic further threadshitting. Seems equitable to me. Better yet, just call the entire season off, and re-evaluate on S2, when supposedly everything will have been ironed out and purring like a kitten. If the show is still not the show you had hoped it would be, call it a day!
...but we know you won't do that, right? You want
to be miserable (for some reason) watching a show, and you want
us to share in it (for some perverse reason). How many does it stand for when you say "next few episodes"? Another 2?...3? Do we have a formal promise by you to throw in the towel on ep.5, then? Why even wait for 5? Do you have some credible report that the writing pattern and direction is going to change on a dime for #5? I think we all know the answer to that, right? So what is even the point of waiting for some magical transformation to happen between now and 5? It makes no sense, unless the real intent to stick around is to...
(ok, not really shocked, but there's some Fringe-quality melodrama for ya
Therein lies the revelation for all involved here (and anyone else in your same boat) that there are only 2 paths left, here- a credible one or the credibility exposed one. The credible path is to simply say, "touche" and head'on into the sunset. The credibility exposed path is where the intent of the continued negativity is apparent and in full acknowledgment that the show isn't changing to your specifications and said changes are unlikely to sporadically appear later in the season...yet you persist, anyways...
Seems pretty clear to me. Anyone else?