I think it's also significant that the "What's altruism?!" gag, as funny as it was, was also neatly rolled into Gordon's detectiving. It served as both humour and plot advancement and, for me, was indicative of the episode itself in that, for the first time, there seemed to be a hint, a glimmer of nuance in the… » 10/21/14 1:59pm Yesterday 1:59pm

I endorse this post for being filled with optimistic Marvel appreciation and citing 7 things which I agree were very rewarding, including the polemic items of The Mandarin (whose arc I enjoyed from start to finish) and Agents of SHIELD (which I stuck with despite it's early flaws and feel has sufficiently redeemed… » 10/19/14 6:38pm Sunday 6:38pm

I find NCIS to be a warm and friendly place to stick my brain. It is neither thought-provoking nor overburdened with plot developments (outside of the episode's internal arc) but I still don't understand why it garners the hate people lavish on it or the disdain they have for its viewers. » 10/16/14 6:44am Thursday 6:44am

"Ming-Na Wen refused to answer if Agent 33 survived and returned to Hydra with the information that Coulson's in charge and where the SHIELD remnant is based, saying that it was left unclear on purpose. She also said that she hasn't yet gotten the script for the episode that goes into Melinda May's background."

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"The streets are extended gutters and the gutters are full of blood and when the drains finally scab over, all the vermin will drown. The accumulated filth of all their heterosexual intercourse will foam up about their waists and all the whores and straight-love advocates will look up and shout "Save us!"... and I'll…

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