What I’ve Been Reading: August 24, 2014

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I’m keeping it short this week. No preamble. More

Bent Rewatch, Episode 6: Tile Date

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Pete: Not bad, huh?
Alex: Kind of perfect.

GivenĀ the previous episode’s cynical take on relationships, one may have the idea that Bent isn’t interested in traditional romance. But Bent actually is. Not in playing it straight, mind you, but in deconstructing and examining it. More

Bent Rewatch, Episode 5: Mom

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“Vanessa’s in town!”
– Alex, to Walt

“Mom” gives Jeffrey Tambor’s Walt a chance to shine by playing opposite his ex-wife Vanessa (Marcia Gay Harden). But it’s also a showcase for David Walton’s Pete, who spends a large portion of this episode wrestling with his inner demons. More

What I’ve Been Reading: August 17, 2014

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We’re talking about the business of video games this week. We’re also going to talk about a special, disgusting surprise. What’s the surprise? Well, I can’t tell you, because that would ruin the surprise. Jeez, don’t you know how surprises work? More

Bent Rewatch, Episode 4: A-Game

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“Oh, look who’s on time. Is the ocean closed?”
– Alex, to Pete

“A-Game” is all about charm. Pete has it. Everyone else doesn’t. More

Bent Rewatch, Episode 3: HD

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“Yeah, I can’t tell where the homeless stops and artist begins.”
– Screwsie, to Walt, in the drum circle

“HD” is about expanding Bent beyond its initial boundaries. It sketches in the details of its secondary characters by giving Walt, Screwsie, and Charlie a plot of their own. More

What I’ve Been Reading: August 10, 2014

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We’re predicting the future this week. Sort of. More

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