Is my title a criticism? Read on.
One could make an argument that this one, with a few tweaks, could have been the finale.
It was the episode we were all dreading, and anticipating.
First off, sorry for the delay. Â It was a busy week.
The endgame looms closer.
Walt’s manipulative genius reached its apex in this episode, but threats loom everywhere.
What’s worked very well during the past two episodes is the show’s ability to let us not only see but understand and sympathize with opposing points of view.
It took me a while to consider whether this should count as the sixth season of the show, or the second half of the fifth.
This isn’t really an episode review, or a multi-episode review, exactly.
And now we seem to have entered late SopranosÂ territory. But I didn’t like it as much.