407 “Travel Agents”: Ostrich in the Hand

407 Travel Agents

  The Martha Saga continues with Season 4 episode 7 of The Americans, “Travel Agents.” Topics include the evolution of Elizabeth’s self-awareness and compassion, Philip’s increasing disdain for secrecy, and Paige’s moral development. Also: Martha’s arc from lonely secretary to forbidden romantic heroine to lonely traitor, Joan the Operator and her questionable borscht, and Gaad’s realization […]

209 “Shiizakana” Rewatch: That’s Not Very Sporting of You, Satan

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In our rewatch of Season 2 episode 9 of Hannibal, “Shiizakana,” we talk a lot about the various types of love, friendship, and the way we interpret intimacy. We deconstruct Will’s dream and Hannibal and Will’s loaded therapy sessions. Amberlee’s question regarding the relationship between the title and episode significance results in a tumble down […]