I’m not sure where to begin to on this one. “Up Helly Aa” was supposed to be a grand party and a celebration of success. It was (sort of), but it wasn’t without major hurdles, disappointment and as usual, sacrifice. I will admit I wanted Joe and the gang to go to Comdex and have the super happy ending. They sell the Giant, make money and the team’s mark in their world is solidified. However that was more was a season finale outcome rather than a penultimate episode. As I was watching I kept wondering what was going to happen, what drama could they create (besides The Giant not working) and how to strain the character relationships more because everything seemed like it could be wrapped up in a 15lbs portable computer. The first half was exciting and fun the second half is where it all crashed ...Read more
After ten days of absolutely NO TV and an epic vacation (like National Lampoon crazy) I have returned. Thank you to @ArkhamNative for his posts and be on the lookout a Techsplantion of this episode. When I got home, waiting for me when I got home was almost 2 episodes every show I watch. Good thing it’s not the main TV Season otherwise you guys probably wouldn’t hear from me for at least another month! Trust me, I haven’t caught up all the way but I’ve made a dent and I’m ready for some discussion. “Giant” was a great episode. There were drunken stories, some truths about the past and a whole bunch of awkwardness. So let’s hop in our DeLorean, take off to 88mph and discuss.
Cardiff is going under but Bosworth is keeping it on the down low. Not only is that ...Read more