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The Flash: Season 2, Episode 1 - “Versus Zoom”

The dark and dangerous threat of Zoom works better than it should, precisely because it's set against the generally happy tone of this show.

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Better Call Saul: Season 2, Episode 10 - “Klick”

Chuck and Jimmy continue to battle, Mike's plans are halted at the last moment, and Ernesto takes home finale MVP honors in the season’s final episode.

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Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Season 3, Episode 16 - “Paradise Lost”

Sacrifices, both large and small, form the basis of the episode's narrative, as Hive gains power.

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VICE: Season 4, Episode 5 - “Meathooked and End of Water”

Vice covers the dual disasters of our modern meat and water industries, and how we're slowly running out of both resources.

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Vinyl: Season 1, Episode 10 - “Alibi”

Richie gets sold out by his best friend, while the Nasty Bits sell out a show in a neatly tied up season finale.

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The Good Wife: Season 7, Episode 19 - “Landing”

The NSA, Canada, an arrest, the return of Kurt McVeigh and a looming divorce. Yep. We're right back where we started.

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Supergirl: Season 1, Episode 20 - “Better Angels”

Supergirl ends its freshman season on a disappointing note.

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Orphan Black: Season 4, Episode 1 - “The Collapse of Nature”

The fourth season of Orphan Black seems poised to go back to its roots with “The Collapse of Nature”; that's a good thing.

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The Blacklist: Season 3, Episode 18 - “Mr. Solomon, the Conclusion”

Touching acting, brilliant self-parody, and whetting the viewers' appetite for next week -- The Blacklist bounces back.

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The Blacklist: Season 3, Episode 17 - “Mr. Solomon (No.32)”

Are ten seconds of near-Lynchian imagery worth 59 minutes and 50 seconds of Christmas Lilies of the Field?

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Satire Is a Key Feature in ‘Silicon Valley’ Season 2

Silicon Valley's relentless skewering of the Bay Area's well-known tech valley continues as Pied Piper faces new challenges.

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Vinyl: Season 1, Episode 9 - “Rock and Roll Queen”

While the boring murder and crime storyline gets some airtime, we really delve deep into Vinyl's Madonna/whore problem in this episode.

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Daredevil: Season 2, Episode 5 - “Kinbaku”

Daredevil's relationships with women highlight his identity crisis at the expense of their own characterization.

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iZombie: Season 2, Episodes 18 and 19 - “Dead Beat” and “Salivation Army”

iZombie’s finale cemented how expertly paced this season has been as a whole, revealing huge secrets and enough gallows humor in keeping with the show’s distinctive tone.

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Outlander: Season 2, Episode 1 - “Through a Glass, Darkly”

Is the past fixed, or can Jamie and Claire make a difference in Scotland's fate?

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The Magicians: Season 1, Episode 13 - “Have You Brought Me Little Cakes”

There isn't any better way to respond to this episode than with a angry, sustained "no".

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Better Call Saul: Season 2, Episode 9 - “Nailed”

For the first time all season, "Nailed" is in a hurry to give not only answers, but plenty of action to go along with them.

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Once Upon a Time: Season 6, Episode 16 - “Our Decay”

Hades forces Rumpelstiltskin to bring Zelena and child down to the Underworld, because it turns out that he and Zelena have a bit of a past.

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The Walking Dead: Season 6, Episode 16 - “Last Day on Earth”

Rick and the rest of the survivors finally face off with Negan's full force of Saviors; for the first time, they're the hunted rather than the hunters.

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Supergirl: Season 1, Episode 19 - “Myriad”

Superman makes an appearance in this episode of Supergirl, but he's hardly needed.

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