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Watchmen Episode 9 Theories

Watchmen Episode 9 Theories: “See How They Fly”

Watchmen Episode 9 Instant Review Based on your letters and voicemail, “Watchmen” Episode 9 hit a home run. The season finale, “See How They Fly,” satisfied viewers who wanted a story with few loose ends and a simple resolution. It also fueled tons of conversation about why Angela Abar ate...

Watchmen Episode 9 Review

Watchmen Episode 9 Review: “See How They Fly”

Watchmen Episode 9 Instant Review The season finale, “See How They Fly,” inspired our last, longest and best “Watchmen” Deep Dive. Gene examines whether Doctor Manhattan committed suicide. Roger ponders why Angela Abar was so quick to gobble her magic egg. The King Bee worships at the altar of Ozymandias,...

Watchmen Episode 9 Instant Review

Watchmen Episode 9 Instant Review: “See How They Fly”

Watchmen Episode 9 Instant Review The Shat Crew provide their immediate reactions to the Watchmen season finale: Episode 9, “See How They Fly.” The King Bee spotlights Jeremy Irons’ exquisite performance as Adrian Veidt, while Roger Roeper says he was satisfied by not impressed. Gene mulls over the possibility Doctor...

Watchmen Episode 8 Theories

Watchmen Episode 8 Theories: “A God Walks into Abar”

Watchmen Episode 8 Theories “Watchmen” Episode 8 focused on Dr. Manhattan and Angela Abar, so we weren’t surprised when your letters also centered around the two biggest characters in Damon Lindelof’s new TV universe. Email and voicemail sparked conversation about tachyonic antitelephones, whether Topher’s being fed mini-bites of blue goodness,...

Watchmen Episode 8 Review

Watchmen Episode 8 Review: “A God Walks into Abar”

Watchmen Episode 8 Review Episode 8, “A God Walks into A Bar.” A Watchmen Deep Dive told in three acts. Act 1: Gene Lyons, a man who took two semesters of physics at Arizona State University, attempts to explain the string theory and bootstrap paradox of Dr. Manhattan’s existence while...

Watchmen Episode 8 Instant Review

Watchmen Episode 8 Instant Review: “A God Walks into Abar”

Watchmen Episode 8 Instant Review The Shat Crew provide their immediate reactions to Watchmen Episode 8, “A God Walks into Abar.” Roger hails it as possibly the best episode yet, while Gene marvels at how the storytelling took him from rejection last week to absolute adoration this week. Plus, Adrian...

Watchmen Episode 4 Theories

Watchmen Episode 4 Theories: “If You Don’t Like My Story, Write Your Own”

Watchmen Episode 4 Theories It’s bonus weekend episode of “Shat on TV” dedicated to your listener mail! This Newsstand edition covers new theories on where, when, and why Adrian Veidt is imprisoned; what fell from the sky; whether Judd Crawford faked his own death; and who Lube Man really is....

Watchmen Episode 4 Review

Watchmen Episode 4 Review: “If You Don’t Like My Story, Write Your Own”

Watchmen Episode 4 Review “Watchmen” Episode 4, “If You Don’t Like My Story, Write Your Own,” wasn’t filler. It was a funneling of far-flung ideas and characters into a more concentrated storyline, powered by notions of legacy and reckoning. Our fourth “Watchmen” Deep Dive asks “what’s with all the eggs?”...

Watchmen-Episode-3-Theories

Watchmen Episode 3 Theories: “She Was Killed By Space Junk”

Watchmen Episode 3 Theories Listeners filled up the mailbag, so he’s a bonus episode of Shat on TV to cover your letters. This Newsstand edition covers whether Judd Crawford’s dead, steampunk junk, tons of cast notes, the Turner Diaries, Skip Gates’ true claim to fame, how “Watchmen” stacks up against...

Watchmen-Episode-3-Review

Watchmen Episode 3 Review: “She Was Killed By Space Junk”

Watchmen Episode 3 Review “Watchmen” Episode 3, “She Was Killed By Space Junk,” completed the world building portion of the HBO series and shifted into the business of pushing the plot forward with showrunner Damon Lindelof’s trademark depictions of nihilism, loneliness, and brutality. Our third “Watchmen” Deep Dive outlines the...