Viruses Zombies tend to operate using a rudimentary hive mind. The individual zombies aren't smart, but the virus's collective unconscious is – like a kudzu creeping vine or a mold colony – or the Mind Flayer, in Season 2, of Stranger Things. Misidentification of the zombies as simply expired or as having rabies, Ebola, Mad … Continue reading Virus World and Zombie Fictions
Rebecca was just far too blown away, by the reveal of a known liar, for her to win. Seaburn picked the confirmed catfish, over an actual ally. Who cares if Adam was in love with Rebecca, a catfish – or not? That's the whole point! Why would Seaburn go in as a catfish, if he … Continue reading Pratfall – A Circle, Week 3, Epic
Said would be very good in the Gulf Wars version of Apocalypse Now, (not Jarhead, although that's also a good movie). The Men Who Stare at Goats also comes to mind. Intel and comms. In Survivor: Borneo, and other seasons, the tribe-mates eat rat. They're not eating rabbits on the Lost Island. Speaking of rodents, … Continue reading Lost’s “Solitary:” Karma Hole
Locke has the same car as Ted Bundy: The VW bug - speaking of a serial killers, on the Lost Island. Locke isn't the son of God, but the son of Hades, and his inheritance is the Netherworld (quite literally with the Man in Black being stuck in his own pocket dimension: the Island). Both … Continue reading The Locke and the Short of It
The switch from the '90s to the 2000s was like the switch from the '70s to the '80s. Science to emotion. 1984. That's the tonal shift that goes through all of Lost - science to faith and spirituality. From the science of the Vietnam War, back to ancient Egypt, Sumer and Mesopotamia. In 1984, the … Continue reading LOST. Season 1. The Re-watch!
Ran rolled the small amount of water around in her flask. What if she were to chug the whole thing down, right now, and feel refreshed, only to feel greater thirst later? Instead, she took the smallest of sips. Ran was lost. It was only supposed to be a two-hour hike to Riverside, but it … Continue reading Rain Shadow