509 “IHOP”: A Fancy Orphanage

  Season 5 episode 9 of The Americans, “IHOP,” continues this season’s focus on the tedium inherent to a spy’s life. We discuss the emotional toll of being a spy, Kimmy’s reciprocal relationship with James, Oleg’s mini character arc, and Stan’s habit of projecting his beliefs and desires on to others. What is Tuan really up to? […]