Being Human "One Is Silver and the Other Pagan" Review: All Dogs Go to Heaven

Being Human S03E07: “One is Silver and the Other Pagan”

Ladies and gents, we have now reached the portion of the season where our characters seem to sleepwalk through the plot until something cool happens—like Sally’s scalp starting to rot off! (Gross! Awesome! Grawsome?) It’s a problem that seems to crop up every season. Being Human starts out great and I’ve enjoyed the previous two seasons’ cliffhangers quite a bit, but getting from point A to point B tends to involve trudging through a lot of muddy storytelling.Even though Aidan’s entire arc is defined by the vampire flu, it hasn’t felt like an immediate threat in weeks. Playing house with Josh and Nora has been a long, boring trip interspersed with bouts of bickering and hand-wringing. Thank goodness we have Sally.

I tried to muster up some give-a-damn when Daddy Werewolf smothered pain-in-the-ass Erin, but I pegged her for a goner as soon as Aidan stuck her head through the wall. She basically entered this story so that Nora would have some poor damaged soul to project all of her woe-is-my-life crap on. To hate Erin is to hate Nora. To find a flaw with Erin is to find fault with Nora. Nora has been projecting so hard for weeks that it’s difficult to remember exactly how much of Erin’s identity was her own and how much of it was merely suggested by Nora the Headcase.

Nora’s anti-vampire stance mirrors Liam’s so closely that I can’t help but consider the possibility that she bought into the race loyalty blah blah with the same desperation as her mini-me. They both dwelled on their craptastic family lives and it’s not hard to believe that the tight “family” Liam claimed to be able to provide appealed to both women—even if Nora’s family didn’t seem nearly as nightmarish as Erin’s was implied to be. Nora’s always been more okay with the werewolf thing than Josh, and truthfully, showed much more remorse over eating fellow wolf Brynn than she did when she murdered her abusive human ex that one time. To be fair, he WAS an ABUSIVE human, but still. Given all the insinuations about Josh being an outsider and just not “getting it” now that he’s no longer a werewolf, Nora’s dark side is becoming more pronounced. At least last season she had the decency to be unnerved by her violent tendencies. This season, she’s very pro-wolf in a way that goes beyond making peace with her situation and goes alllll the way to drinking the Kool-Aid, making more, and getting really pissed when no one else wants to chug, chug, chug.

Ugh. Nora. WTF? I used to like you. I think.

But at least we still have Sally! For now. Girl is definitely starting the sad, slow slide from hot to hot mess, and through it all, Meaghan Rath has actually been really funny—not that I ever doubted she could handle humor. I just didn't really consider it. That doesn’t sound any better. WHAT I MEAN is, Sally hasn’t had much comedic action in the past and it’s nice to laugh with her. She’s fully aware of how bizarre her situation is and she’s willing to make light of it in a way that she understandably wasn’t when she was a ghost.

With that in mind, I’m dreading Sally’s inevitable return to sad, miserable, dead girl. But in the meantime, she appears to be slowly returning to rotting corpse status and it’s horrifying, but also hilarious. Loved the scream. Loved the interaction with the two creepster ghosts at Wiccan Housewife Club. Loved Sally’s take on the difference between zombies and... whatever she is. Loved “post-traumatic witch stuff.” I even loved seeing Bridget again even though I initially groaned when Sally tracked her down because the girl just got on my last nerve back when she was dating douchebag Danny. Every week, I’m increasingly thankful for Sally’s storyline this season since those of her two housemates are increasingly agonizing to sit through.

So, Aidan has a ladyfriend in Kat because, sure, why the hell not? He also has a new nemesis in Blake, who I like to imagine was tracked down by Bubble Boy on a Twilight message board after Aidan shot down his dreams of vampirism last week. Blake almost sucked her new foodsource dry as soon as she met him, but Kenny was a good sport because she promised to turn him into a vampire when he turned 18. Blake reached out to Aidan with the old join-me-and-we’ll-rule-Boston-with-an-iron-fist routine, a proposition that he epically smacked down with the Aidan equivalent of a “Bitch, please.”

Aidan once more tried to appeal to Bubble Boy’s humanity by telling him about how vampires inevitably eat everyone they love, but Kenny is super sick of living in a glass case (of emotion) and so he didn’t really care. Then Aidan pointed out that vampires and their “children” have special bonds and Blake wasn’t the sort of vampire Kenny should be bonded to for eternity. As soon as Kenny said “She’s my only choice,” Aidan boarded the baby-vampire-makin’ train. This story is really making me miss Smexy Henry just for the sibling rivalry awesomeness we could have had if he was still around when Aidan turned Kenny. Instead, we get more power-hungry-crazy-lady-vampire stories and Aidan trying to date a human without killing her when bloodlust and actual lust collide. Yawn.

But it's cool. With Blake giving Liam the 411 on “purebred killer” Aidan (in so many words) and Nora’s righteous rage set to go into overdrive with Erin’s murder, those two storylines seem poised to finally have a sense of urgency. In the meantime, will someone please find Sally some headgear to cover that gaping wound in her scalp?


What did you think of this episode?



NOTES


– Werewolf Mimi-Siku is gearing up to ask Nora to marry him for reals. Finally. Except I kind of don’t care anymore.

– Was there a single Nora scene in this episode that DIDN’T feature her giving someone the stink eye?

– Any guesses regarding Bubble Boy’s life expectancy?

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I understand there had to be some relationship drama between Josh's Being Human and the house dynamic, but this is all inorganic as hell. Make Nora want him to move out and get their own place, pressure him to marry her, and make him hesitant given what happened to his fiancee. Have her overhear Aidan advise him to take it slow and make THAT the point of contention between the two. The drama is three-sided then because Aidan's looking out for his friend and his girlfriend is too, but the tension with Nora is that Aidan's overstepping his bounds as a friend and Aidan's counter is that he isn't with Josh firmly planted in the middle of something really human.

All this wolf vs. vampire stuff is ridiculous. Her character has been a wolf all of five minutes. She's about as convincing in the wolf vs. vampire drama as someone who has never experienced racism trying to play the race card because they're 1/32 Black while looking like Kate Upton or Anne Hatheway.

That's what the writers are shoe-horning at this point: a chick who wasn't raised on wolf customs going balls out bigot, but then we're supposed to coo when Josh's character will "always choose her." Le boo boo beans.
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I may be missing something here but couldn't Josh redeem everything by telling Nora to go away and becoming Aidan's food supply since he's human again?
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No...because Josh commented that he had been knocked on his ass by the flu. So his blood is even deadlier to Aidan now than when he was a wolf.
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-Maybe I'm in a mood today. okay I'm definitely in a mood today, but screw my mood, because I'm totally justified in saying that someone needs to bitchslap the hell out of Nora. While that may sound horribly cruel given her history and all...well, I honestly don't care. I at the least tolerated her because she was Josh's gf, and when they aren't talking werewolf stuff they actually make a cute couple, but I don't even like this broad. At all. But I don't have to like a character or person to understand them and give them their due when they make a valid point, except...she isn't making valid points. She's still throwing out there that Aidan is a murderer and I'm still waiting for her to say anything that can't be shot down with Aidan's "None of us are clean here" statement a few weeks ago. I mean Nora is a freaking murder for goodness sake. I feel like I'm sitting in a Philosophy class all over again, with her shizz being acceptable because she's a bruised and broken person, and his being positively despicable because he's been around longer. Like really? A murder is a murder is a murder, and at least Aidan' has the decency to show remorse. Nora never does.
I guess, maybe we could pass it off of this species war thing that they have going on, but it never even felt right that she felt that so adamantly given her limited exposure. I loved how she didn't even want to consider the fact that Erin position Aidan and tried to stake him, with the stake that was still lying on the floor, mind you. While Aidan is bleeding out of every orifice of his body...why did he even need to explain what happen? That part just seemed so incohesive, because you can't build Nora up is that character that can be almost too pragmatic and logical and then she throws all that way to be an emotional basket-case. Just like you can't have her screeching about Aidan being accountable for his actions (or even her, or Josh) but not Erin, the delinquent they took in a month ago. And by the time she was shrieking about Aidan staying away from Erin, I just laughed bitterly, because my response probably would have been along the lines of, well get her out of my house.
- Oh Josh. I know you love who you love, but it makes me a bit uncomfortable that he's still insistent on proposing to the woman that thought about, and probably is still thinking about killing his family. I don't know, I just would be a little apprehensive about calling her my person, and saying I'd always choose her. Family, lovers, friends...it doesn't matter, loyalty is one thing, but being blindly devoted to the point that you won't even call someone out when they are in the wrong is a total other thing. Maybe I'm just not wired to overlook certain things, but okay. I do like that he seems more determined and put together as a human than he was a wolf.
-And then there's the thing that bugs me, it was a throwback to the previous seasons, that Sally was just off in lala land while all of this stuff was going down. Like she didn't share the screen with not one of them. Did she even know what was going on? How is that possible? That shouldn't be possible. I always find it hard to wrap my head around stuff like that. So the entire time she had her thing going on with her newly turned wiccan friend, I kept wondering if she even knew the warfare that was going on with her roommates. I wasn't really all that interested with her bit until the end. So is it safe to say that people she know won't die if she sees them, but she on the other hand will start to deteriorate, therefore making bringing her to her imminent death and her soul will belong to the wicked witch that much sooner?
-So here we go again with Aidan and another crazy vampiress. This again. I think he should swear off of women for a season. Vampire women in particular. Although, I liked the vibes he had with Norah's tenant. I don't know if that was him genuinely being interested or trying prove a point that he's in control, or him sort of getting back at Nora on some subconscious level. If so, kudos. Don't kill this one, though because I kinda like her. Can she move in instead?
-Oh Bubble Boy. I loved Aidan breaking it down with the cold heart truth about being a vamp. I also love that Kenny is just desperate enough to not care. Given his situation, I can see why anything beats living confined like that for the rest of his life. Plus, if this actually pans out it could be an interesting down the road. Aidan being a "parent" again.
-And awesome. Teen Wolf is dead. And killed by Liam the "we're all family, don't turn your back on your own kind" alpha wolf at that. Go figure. I suppose we'll ignore the fact that a doctor, a nurse, and an orderly who studied to be a doctor would damn well know petechial eye but for the sake of story telling. Probably not. And we're in store for more Nora the were-bitch. Oh joy.
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I’s not your “Mood” I can’t stand Nora with her, self-righteous ass. And now they are getting married so we will never get rid of her. I loved it better when it was just the three of them. Every week I end up having an agreement with the television, my husband thinks I’m crazy.
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Thumbs up for everything you said.
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I think I actually dislike Josh a little less this season. But Nora... X^{ Nora... Nora... Nora... So blind to her stupidity. What does she think is going to happen when/if Liam finds out that she killed Brynn? Does she think he's going to show her less contempt? Also, I truly wish the writers would go just a little darker in regards to the interaction between her and Aidan. I truly want there to be a moment when Aidan says, "Nora, it seems that you're just unwilling to accept the fact that I'm not your enemy. Very well, but in case you haven't noticed, I'm not the least bit intimidated by you. So think about what you believe you want to do, because if you attack me, don't think for one moment that my relationship with Josh will stop me from "defending myself" from you." If this happened, I'm sure I would explode into a cloud of pure joy.

Also, I loved the dialogue between Josh and his sister. Especially how she broke down the evolution (or lack thereof) of men and women. Insightful writing there. Kudos!
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Best line of the episode was when Aidan was speaking w/ his new ladyfriend in the hospital...

"I'm interested in people, ugh er helping people." lol
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This review is spot on, the only good storyline at this point is Sally's because there's so many options they can explore. Josh and Nora's will he propose or won't he thing is tiresome, I never liked Nora and always thought she could be kind of a shrew at times but now she's unbearable. I wish they hadn't killed the ex fiancee and never brought Nora back. The fact is she may be Josh's girlfriend but she did just kind of move her and her kid (wolf kid) into Aiden's house and she's pretty ungrateful about the entire situation. Aiden's story is recycled from past season's events and we all know it will end badly. I hope they put him with Sally soon, because they were great in the beginning of the season.
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They do seem kind of set on starving Aiden, don't they? Every season they find a new way to do it. By the by, I guess the hospital stopped monitoring the blood supply when he was gone.
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My guess,

Nora, while turned, will try to kill Aiden but kill Sally instead, turning her once again into a ghost, meanwhile scratching Josh in the process. Staring the whole series over again. With Josh killing her.
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Maybe, but in the meantime, we get to hear her constantly nag at Josh, and him just take it. Fun.
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Ok. I just watched all 7 episodes of this season and "WTF"....I mean seriously.

Everyone, and I mean everyone, loved Nora in last season and now everyone wants her dead....that is some really good (or shitty) writing.

I am glad to see that Sally get to interact with so many characters this season and it almost makes up for the colossal failure this season is turning out to be. And now they are trying to take her away from us as well. Please, don't do it, please.

Seeing how this show is supposed to be the life of three supernatural beings living in a home together and out of which two are now actually human, why dont' they just use the witch to turn Aiden back human again and just kill all three of them. Or may be turn Josh and Sally back to there old self ( I know that would contradict my previous statement but right now i'll take anything that will take this show back to its previous awesomeness).

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The season isn't over yet. By the time it ends, I fully expect things to be back to paranormal.
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Here is my Theory

The whole Sally deal it seem actually very simple. Instead of her killing people she knows she is slowly killing herself buy seeing People she knows. Sorta a reverse.

Something is gonna happen to the aidan child. Just from the show stand point he is a Teenage actor how are they gonna explain him Aging when he does become a vampire? Due to his age as a actor I dont see him being around on the show for long. Liam could open the door and Kill bubble boy to get rid of aidan's food source. Or a twist turn him into a werewolf.

Something is gonna happen between josh and Nora. Lets face it the Josh character is cursed(no pun intended). I would think mabey Nora sartches him in some self righteous Bring him back to the fold slash we can be together way and Liam kills Nora and josh is Stuck now as a werewolf with no cure
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Idk. But I did think her "oh well" attitude about Ray's death curing Josh but not her was off. She just isn't the kind of person you expect to do things for others without expectation of reward, or to honestly be happy for anyone else when things aren't working out for her.
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My favorite part of this episode was when Josh was talking to Liam. Finally Wereeolf Mimi-Siku was showing that he had some cojones! But, I can't stand Nora... never liked her an never will, and I am hoping that she will go away again soon. Very excited to see how the Kenny storyline plays out and I am crossing my fingers that Josh gets "wolfed" again in the next episode!
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Soon. Just be patient. It's the premise of the show, so it will happen eventually, just like Sally will die again eventually, and they'll have to figure out how to keep her soul from being eaten by Donna.
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LOL... I know... but it's just soooo hard to be patient!
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You probably open your Christmas presents before Christmas, don't you?
It doesn't bother me to wait and find out what happens in due time.
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LOL... Actually I do not open the X-mas presents before time! I'm one of those people that just loves the anticipation... sometimes more than I love the actual result!
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They do have to kill the witch sooner than later, right? Or what's Sally supposed to do now? change Nora writers, I loved her, then I liked her - now I tolerate her. Please I don't wanna end up hating her ...
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I just don't get why the writers seem to want us to hate Nora. It's the old story that apparently if there is a couple on tv the only excitement and storylines this offers involve bickering and distrust. I can't stand the notion that whenever a couple is in a somewhat stable, committed relationship, by default it can't be interesting. Couldn't they really not come up with a story for them that is entertaining and exciting without holding the perpetual looming danger of an eventual break up over their/our heads. A story which taxes both characters but does not require us to hate one of them? I don't know where they are going with this of course, so i reserve final judgement for for later.
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I still love Nora coz she's pretty and I'm shallow.
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I'd make fun of you but that's why I love Henry.
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LOL
Oh Safi you're killing me!
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Not a fan of bitchy Nora, she's known Erin for like two months and known Aiden for a few years now, yet she's all pissy with him because he protected himself? I'm seriously getting tired of her shit, time for her to meet her end.
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Right?! I don't want to advocate for anyone's death, but OMG they need to do something about Nora and her WTF-ery.
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Like I said last week Nora the were-bitch must go! No matter what you can tell she's a vampire hater now (as if there isn't blood on her hands) like you said EsmaBuffay she's known Aiden for way longer didn't she just spend a year trying to find him and Sally??? She's fickle and she's making me start to hate Josh! SHE MUST GO!
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Ok I am going to go out on a limb here and just say that this really is all Josh's fault.

Josh is moronic this season. He is literally a neutered puppy that can't really do anything and get out of his own way despite trying to get in the way of people that can crush him. Josh showed zero background to the person he should, which is Nora. There is deferring to your woman, there is being whipped, there is even be blinded by love. But he has gone full on dumb. There was a stake, literally right there next to Erin. Do you think chair legs sharpen themselves? Come on. He had to have seen it and with that would have to stand up for Aiden and tell Nora, to pipe down because she doesn't know what she is talking about. He has seen Aiden react to wolf blood. What the heck was that? What kind of writing is this supposed to be.

Nora threatening Aiden is laughable. He is getting blood, to think that she is going to do anything when Aiden can snap her like a twig is laughable. Plus it just adds to Nora being just a horrible character. I have never liked Nora. And I really can't wait for her to die. To think that she is Josh's "one" is kind of foolish and tiresome and really, die soon.

Aiden has a great plot going on, aside from the whole Vampire Flu nonsense, I like the turmoil going on within him while being alone. He has always wanted to be alone and now he is. It is interesting to see him mull over the thing with the bubble boy. Be a tough leader with Blake and then whatever he is acting with Nora. Which I don't like, he should pull Josh to the side and say, you know you are screwing me over for "tail" literally right.

Blake is an interesting addition. Aiden doesn't have any douchey offspring or elders around, so you might as well toss in an unstable girl vampire.

Sally, No. Don't make Meghan Rath into a zombie, she is too attractive to lose her hair and teeth and soft bits. No. Also, why is this happening after she gave up her soul. Is the soul hair glue now?
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All I seen is "Snap her like a twig" and a sadistic smile spread on my face. I can get behind that.
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The witch screwed her. She's probably like a thousand years old and stays young by eating souls. So, she sets up conditions, like traps, when she reanimates a person. The person can't live with the condition, so he trades his soul to her for a more normal life, and then she doesn't tell them they are only alive again for a short while, but their body continues to deteriorate. Then they die and she gets their soul.

I totally don't know why Josh and Nora can't look at the stake and figure out Aiden is telling the truth. Nora acts like Erin was some kind of saint, and seems to dismiss the fact that Erin spent time with Liam, and she KNOWS how evil Liam is.

I hate to say it, but she and Josh are either stupid, or the person writing that storyline thinks we are.
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The thing with Liam and Nora. Them being wolves and all it makes me wonder if Pheromones are involved.

And I think it is a combination of your last sentence.
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I wanted Josh to bring up the stake so bad. I MEAN IT'S RIGHT THERE. IT'S A G'DAMN STAKE, NORA. I'm sure she'd try to justify it though. And I'm sure it would be stupid blind loyalty and Liam-endorsed species-ism.

I'm wondering what kicked off Sally's unfortunate decomposition too. I'm thinking either soup kitchen witch is doing something to her ooor maybe her resurrection was always only going to be temporary and Soupy just left that part out of the sales pitch, cuz she would.
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Neutered Josh is just kind of annoying. He is the Sally of this season.

I think her decomposition has to be related to the soul. Because without the soul binding her skin together, she is just desiccated meat falling off the bone. Either that or she picked up something at the cafe. Or her hair saw the other girls horrible wicca inspired hair cut and decided to get the heck out of there before sally got any ideas.
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The way they are writing Nora, she probably thinks Erin was just whittling.
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ROFLMAO!!! Oh that made me laugh so hard. Plus it reminded me of TVD with the Jeremy whittling jokes...and oh goodness.
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I know, you think he walks around with his own STEAK?
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Yay! We got rid of Erin! Now if we can just get rid of Nora...
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Seconded. She irks me every scene she is in. The ignorant self-righteousness, pity party she constantly rocks is beyond tiresome. Why the writers wasted 1.5 episodes on boo-hoo-pity-me-I'm-a-killer only to have her turn her loathing on Aiden is lost on me. I was utterly disgusted by her whole, "which of us would you choose, Josh?" shtick; I wanted to strangle her whilst screeching shrewishly, "if you really loved him you'd not ask him to choose!" Pointless drama for drama's sake.
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Yeeeah, the whole "CHOOSE BETWEEN US" argument is crazytalk no matter who it comes from. RUN AWAY, JOSH. RUN FAR AWAY.
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I was officially done by then. Not that I wasn't close to being done before. I HATE when people do that. Honestly. The moment you tell me to choose between you and my family we're over. Because in my mind, if you really gave a damn about me at all you wouldn't expect me to choose. You would lose. Interesting note, Aidan has done nothing but encourage Josh when it came to Nora. No brainer there.
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And the timing was ludicrous. They are sitting at the hospital, at Erin's bedside, and Nora's musing on whether Josh would chose her. A simple solution for her would have been to suggest that she and Josh get a place of their own so they could be alone. But no, she demands that he choose between them. Hey, bros before hos, sissy.
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That line always drives me mad. It depends. What is the context? Who is right? Is there a compromise? Are you acting like a fucking lunatic?
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Personally, I prefer the British original. In it, at least, female characters weren't such cretins, unlike in this American counterpart. In all of its three seasons (current included), there hasn't been a single female character that would take at least half a step away from being a raging, irrational moron. I have tiny hope for Kat, if they'll give her more than half a second of camera time, but with that hope is miniscule in size. Any other female character, including the two leads? I wouldn't bat an eye, if they were all offed--at once--in the next episode. They are nothing but infuriating aggravations anyway.
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Kat's a goner. One way or another she won't survive the season.
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Great review. Couldn't have typed it up better myself.

Are there not enough women writers in Hollywood? Seems that popular shows suffer from an intolerable woman lead who causes angst amonst the viewers.

Skyler White in BB, Lori Grimes in TWD, Jessica/Dana in Homeland and now NORA?
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Women complained about being stereotyped as housewives without minds of their own. Now they are too often stereotyped as bitches who exist only to whip the man in their lives until he's too afraid to make a move on his own. Think of almost any comedy where the couple is married.
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I think it has less to do with the lack of female writers and more to do with those characters being married to anti-hero men who the audience sympathizes with. Well, at least in the case of Skyler in BB and Jess from Homeland.
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The worst.
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Though I don't know if I'd classify Nora as a lead... I consider "the big 3" to be the leads and everyone else to just be secondary characters.

Though I guess she does serve as a plot device... she's acting as a question that WILL have to be answered... how far will Josh go for his friend Aiden.

Her b**ch behavior is just driving it home that: he needs to make a choice, and she will not. be. happy. if he chooses Aiden over her. Unless something massive happens, there will be middle ground with her so Josh has to make a tough decision.
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Agreed. Add Lana Lang's later seasons in Smallville to that list. She was "alright" for most of the show... then she started to get real bitter that Clark Kent wouldn't reveal whatever he was hiding. Then she shacked up with Lex Luthor because "at least he's an honest person with nothing to hide" and continued to rub it in Clark's face. Really? Did those knocks to your head erase your memories of Lex?

She eventually redeemed herself, but those 2 seasons really killed what little support she was getting from the fans at that point.
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Sally sally sally...'.
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"Ugh. Nora. WTF? I used to like you. I think."

My thoughts exactly.
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Nora has gotten extremely annoying. Like Rita from Dexter level annoying. I hate to say it, but I hope they kill her off.
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I wouldn't lose sleep over it, either.
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Someone should really review the two good shows that bookend this kind of crappy remake. What happened to the reviews for "Continuum" and "Lost Girl"?
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Actually, some people like this version of Being Human than the original UK version... which is rare. I only saw a little bit of the UK version in the past so I can't compare... but the only US remake of a UK show I ever liked more was Life on Mars and THAT was due to the 70's USA being more familiar to me than 70's UK.

But to your overall question... I have to agree... w t h... 3 awesome shows on SyFy Monday and they pick this one to review. I guess there's some debate among the staff as to whether they should be reviewing Continuum / Lost Girl when the US is in fact behind the Canadian airings of the show. Kind of like a "Great, a review from a 1-year / 1-month old episode... fun"
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I agree with you, I couldn't sit through UK version for 5 minutes literally. It was before US version started and one of the reason I jump board with this one from half of 2nd season and I loved it and I had to watch from first.

Lost Girl deserves a review on these pages, It is a strong show in every way, story, character, action, production value. Amazing stuff.
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They were reviewing Lost Girl for a while.
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Sounds about right. I think they'd planned to actually be current with season 3. I was looking forward to them actually having reviews that weren't a year out of date. Alas, they seemed to have dropped it before it ever had a chance, as they were never really current with the original airings. Who knows if the reviews would have been more popular if they'd actually been current?
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I thought that one of the writers on this site covered the first 2 seasons as the aired on SyFy.
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Personally I loved the episode all though it was a lot of setup (preview of next week looks like more fast paced).

I definitely agree about Nora though, I used to like her, not only because she is beautiful but because she wasn't such a bitch like she was in this episode.

Also agree about the pending proposal. Several episodes ago I would've been rooting for it to happen and now I just couldn't care. It's just a disaster waiting to happen with all the tension going around.

I don't understand why Blake nor Aiden have addressed the problem with how bubble boy is going to feed. You're pretty much just adding another mouth to feed and taking away your only food source.

Henry isn't dead (off screen deaths rarely happen), he's going to come back after Aiden turns bubble boy into a vamp and let the brotherly rivalry begin.

Glad baby werewolf is finally dead. She was annoying.
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I agree with everything you said. When Erin died I thought no matter how bad the fallout from it is, she's dead. Yay. Henry is not dead; he's going to do what he always does, show up when least expected, having found a way to beat the virus.

COULD they have been channeling Twilight more with the red haired mean vamp? And no, no one seems to be thinking about the food source problem. Don't know why; I guess it's just not in the script.

I don't remember Nora hating Aiden before. Does anyone else?
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You mean how Blake's fangs looked?

And I don't think Nora was ever very friendly with Aiden from what I can remember, but I don't think she started hating him until grandpa Liam started talking shit about him.
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I am very speechless about Sally's condition now, being ghost she was at least cute, yes sad and makeup-less in her night suite but I cannot imagine her a rotten zombie now after seeing how good she cleaned up and happy.

But my take about her condition is, considering the amount of food she is consuming without having an effect, she is not getting the RIGHT food. She is an undead, and like any other undeads' she cannot be on regular human food, unless (I think) human is a food! Werewolves on other hands are not undead, they are shape shifters so food is not problem in their regular days. Let's see if she will find the right food. And as I am writing this get ready to hear another gross take about her story. Remember where she works? Yes! You get the idea.

I like this Josh today when he faced the Papawolf (again), this time he was Bold, Strong and Confident. No sign of trembling or under any unknown fear. That moment hinted he cares Aiden more than Nora. And they are talking about picking a side so I hope he will wise up more boldly when it is time to choose between his "person" and his "brother-like" friend.

And R.I.P. trouble-teen-wolf, dead or alive you rip a good family apart finally. And I just hated Nora for her blindness (I think that's a sign of good story and good acting yes?)

Bubble Boy will live, he might get himself into life and death situation and turned by Aiden to safe his life and maybe will vanish away to see the world he missed. He is a smart guy he will run away to find clean blood source.
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Oh, a flesh-eating Sally would be SO cool!!
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SECONDED.
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There is a commercial that shows her eating a live rat.
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Seen it! I've been waiting all season for it to happen.
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It would be really weird though, since the actor that plays "Josh" was in the film "Dylan Dog" where he had to get used to just that thing.

Becoming a Zombie and trying to get his mind / emotions past the fact that he had to eat crud. Though in his case I don't recall if it had to be fresh meat or decayed stuff.

So, "Sally" will be playing the same role "Josh" had to just a couple of years ago.
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And personally, I liked perpetually-pajama'd Sally just because I love the casual night-time look. Sure, it wasn't glamorous but she made it work.

And I'd prefer to be a ghost than a rotting zombie... assuming she can't "heal" if she eats ghoulish stuff.
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The grey was boring, and her shoes weren't bedroom shoes. They were street shoes. That always bothered me. Also, they looked uncomfortable, like they were too short and tight for her feet. Can you imagine being dead and always having to wear shoes that hurt your feet?
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Yes she looks cute in those, that colors and combo doesn't make her look bad nor it bored us with that same look with her messy hair.
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I also think you're right about the "type" of food she's eating. It fits with the witch saying she would have a long and healthy life... Sally would go to her and as W T F and she'd respond... well duh you'd have to eat raw human flesh / brains / whatever.

Then again, the witch is evil. Could be she just wants Sally to suicide so she gets her soul sooner. And thus lied about a healthy life... or will say something like "health is relative"
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The problem with bubble boy, is that as we saw with Aiden's transformation (and I think others)... that their first hours / days as a Vampire they pretty much can't control their hunger.

And since some high % of people had the flu... I could see him getting infected the first day or something. But it depends on the "rules" the writers are using. If someone with the flu is permanently poisonous then the vamps are screwed. But if "something" happens to them eventually that makes them safe to eat... then maybe eventually the vamps can feed safely again.
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Maybe he/they will stock some of his blood for start. And yes I believe on your second part, about sign of flu to be gone from blood so it is not dangerous for vampires. Maybe one of them ^accidentally^ find this. Twist twist - its everywhere.
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Henry will find it. He always finds a way.

He's NOT dead; I won't believe it.
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I also have to wonder... if it's possible for Josh to become a werewolf again. Like if he's scratched by a wolfed-out Liam will he become one again? Or is his cure permanent.

At one point, I was kind of expecting him to revert... like he purposely infecting himself or something so he could be strong enough to face Liam or protect Nora/Aiden. Perhaps with Nora's blood, and thus would be "stuck" because he'd have to kill Nora to become human again... something he would only do if his (or Aiden's) life depended on it.
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He was better as werewolf and I want(ed) him back as wolf, specially now that he might be feeling himself on the weaker side and not be able to protect his ^family^ he might do something crazy. Will he be crazy enough to join the vampire gang this time? Or will there be any other monster waiting to reveal in him?
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Personally, I miss him being a werewolf. I've pretty much only tuned in every so often to see how he's doing, but werewolves are why I watched the show, and now the main one isn't even there anymore. Siiigh.
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I loved ending scene and Sally's(Meaghan's) scream. Such a great and funny scene:D

What I don't get is,if/when Aiden turns Kenny,how will both of them then feed and on who? Ok,they get some people from hospital with Josh's help,but how long will that last. Aiden should kill Blake,glamour Kenny and problem solved:D Ok,I know,cruel:D What Aiden really should do is this...kill Blake and talk Kenny into staying human for time being. If you gonna become "immortal",you don't wanna have this boy look thing going on for eternity. Vampires don't age,right? Forever 18...NO THANK YOU.
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Nora is bothering me more and more... and as I suspected... I had a big W T F moment when she immediately blamed Aiden for everything. Also I hate the hypocrisy... Nora's furious because Aiden is a b@stard for supposedly attacking Erin because she's a werewolf... when Nora wants to kill Aiden because he's a dangerous vampire. If you're going to be a specist / racist / whatever... then don't be hypocritical about someone (maybe) being the same way.

She's way too momma-wolf with Erin... and trusting her way too much considering how quickly Erin turned on Josh for attempting to stop Nora's brother from getting all rapey with the under-age Erin. Hmm, maybe the kid's a liar?

Plus the whole "how would she know?" Umm, you mean other than A) being with an uber-werewolf that hates Vamps for an unknown amount of time? Or how about B) she was reading Josh's werewolf-medical journals.
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I was disappointed in this episode (basically because I really though we were heading for a more pack mentality on this show than the other (BBC) I think because privately, I guess I was seeing Josh taking a Mitchell path rather than Aiden).

I am finding Nora a little one note boring and it is making me miss Nina who hated vampires and didn't seem overly fond of Mitchell most of the time, but you could see her heart all of the time, even to the point in taking care of amneisiac Henrik (oh, how awesome would it be if we have something similar with Bishop, of course there are barely any vampires left to put together that plan).

In a weird way, I kind of liked Blake almost more than Kat (who was funny and cute and everything, but that will only end in tears) and she needs Aiden as much as Kenny does. I did seem to notice that when she initially proposed teaming up to change the idea of vampires, he was interesting, it was only when she started in on running things that he balked. If she could figure it out that he would be interested in having a vampire community that believes in what he does, that would be interesting.
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