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Seth Colter Walls

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    Sons of Anarchy Recap: The UnravelingThis episode forwarded an impressive number of plots in preparation for next week’s finale.
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    Boardwalk Empire Season Four Finale RecapFinally, a season finale that sets up plotlines to continue into next year.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Running Out of RoadBoardwalk Empire is at its best when it can strike a balance between being obvious and very obscure.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Let’s Get It Sorted OutThis week’s episode managed to build up a good head of steam.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: I Want You to Know It’s a B-story-packed episode of Boardwalk Empire, in which we connect with old friends.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Sing It Again, for Me The most dramatically straightforward episode of Boardwalk Empire this season is its most satisfying one yet.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Vague Feelings of Unease Several main characters go AWOL this episode, but we get to catch up with everyone else.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Florida Made Him Do ItNucky and Sally, sittin’ in a tree …
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Live With ItThis advice from Nucky is not always taken.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Pranksters of a Violent SortThis episode hits all of the show’s major locations.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Call to AccountNucky’s in Tampa and Dr. Narcisse continues to deepen.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: The Libyan ManJ. Edgar Hoover, I presume?
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    Boardwalk Empire Season Premiere Recap: Just Some FunSeason four debuts by telling us it doesn’t pay to remember season three too much.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Somebody’s Always Gotta LoseWhatever happens between now and next season, the writers are going to have to set up someone new to lose.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: We All Take Care of Each Other, SonBoardwalk Empire has to be the most uneven “good” show on television.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Rogue WavesBoardwalk Empire finally brought just about all of its narrative threads under the roof of a single episode.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Not Really Doin’ Questions and Answers Right NowDream Nucky is such a frustrating main character to have around for a full hour.
  18. Boardwalk Empire Recap: We’ve Said Our Good-byes AlreadyIf you were on the fence about whether to continue on with Boardwalk Empire, this episode might have convinced you to stay with it.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: It’s Hard to Know What to Say to You The Thompson Family Easter.
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    Nashville Recap: The Girl Worth Choosin’Three episodes in, Nashville clearly knows what kind of television it wants to be.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Know How to Keep a SecretThere’s lots of great misdirection in this episode.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Wish for Greater KnowledgeSo now we know what Gyp Rosetti likes.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Any More Second-Guessing?Mr. Poofles. That is all.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Make the World Smooth for MeSentences that mean the opposite of what they mean.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Am I Interesting Now? This episode is all about Chalky and Eli, and it’s all the more interesting as a result.
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    Will The Master’s Score Be Oscar-Snubbed?The score contains some previously published compositions, just like Jonny Greenwood’s Oscar-disqualified There Will Be Blood work.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: You Can’t Be Half a GangsterA large-canvas show like this one also can’t get by with half a protagonist, which was too often what it felt like last year.
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    Boardwalk Empire Finale Recap: War MemorialNucky Thompson finally breaks all the way bad.
  29. Boardwalk Empire Recap: Losing Their ReligionsOh, hello, payoff episode. Glad you made it!
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Take the Bath YourselfManny the Butcher shows the Darmody-Capone axis how killing-on-purpose is done.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Let the Real Battle Begin“I’m your boss, Clifford.”
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Thank You for TalkingHeading into the homestretch.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: I’m Confessin’The Highly Effective Confessional Habits of the Guilt-Ridden.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Get in LineOr, how to scalp a man.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Outsider ArtistsJimmy’s finding new buyers, Nucky’s finding a way out, and Chalky just stews.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Hired HelpDiscipline and punishment and lobster.
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Standing Still“A year ago you were a brigand in the woods. Who are you?”
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    Boardwalk Empire Recap: Dirty LaundryWelcome to season two!