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TRUE DETECTIVE Episode 8: “Omega Station”

Scott here. Colin is out of town this week so I’ll be taking over his True Detective recapping duties. Spoilers for all aired episodes of True Detective follow. “Well, once there was only dark. If you ask me, light’s winning.” So ends season 1 of True Detective. Rust Cohle, having ventured into the depths of

TRUE DETECTIVE Episode 6 – “Church In Ruins”

Last week, after making some assumptions that perhaps were more hopeful aspirations than anything else, I can’t help but wonder why I bother to continue on with a show that, quite frankly, doesn’t make a ton of sense anymore. There are significantly more juicy opportunities to be entertained, the shockingly good Mr. Robot and reinvigorated

TRUE DETECTIVE Episode 5 – “Other Lives”

Stories have arcs. Stories go up then come back down, a rollercoaster that (hopefully) utilizes our emotions to show conflict between characters and those characters’ eventual resolution. Most stories require the hero to overcome something, to become better; to become more actualized of their true heroic self in order to overcome the foe. But modern