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  • Dexter Season 7, Episode 6: “Do the Wrong Thing”

    Dexter Season 7, Episode 6: “Do the Wrong Thing”

    Spoiler alert: This episode sucked. I understand that people reserve the right to do things that are impulsive and out of character. The occasional odd step keeps things interesting. However, people do not lightly violate core principles, and Dexter is a character built on routine and core principles. His move at the end of this…

  • Dexter Season 7, Episode 5: “Swim Deep” Recap

    Dexter Season 7, Episode 5: “Swim Deep” Recap

    The title of tonight’s episode is in reference to a revelatory conversation that Deb and Dexter had about their childhood memories of vacationing on the beach. Deb would chase after Dexter, who was always just out of reach due to his speed and ability to dive beneath the waves. It’s a rather elegant narrative device,…

  • Dexter Season 7, Episode 4: “Run” Recap

    Dexter Season 7, Episode 4: “Run” Recap

    The final episode of Seinfeld bothered a lot of people because it forced fans of the show to realize that the characters they have known and loved for years are, in fact, complete assholes. This season of Dexter is asking a lot of really tough moral questions of its characters, which is both rare and…

  • Dexter – Buck The System (10/14/12)

    Dexter – Buck The System (10/14/12)

    Buck The System Dexter tries to bring Debra on board with his new target. While the Ukrainian mob seeks revenge for the killing of one of their own, Quinn grows close to a dancer at their strip club. LaGuerta, convinced the Bay Harbor Butcher is still out there, attempts to enlist Batista to help her…

  • Dexter Season 7: Episode 2 “Sunshine and Frosty Swirl”

    Dexter Season 7: Episode 2 “Sunshine and Frosty Swirl”

    The title of tonight’s episode acts as a Chekhov’s gun; a comment on inevitability and foreshadowing that hits like a Mack truck to the face. Dexter is an addict, he’s not likely to change and things will get messy in the end. This was something of a placeholder chapter, a necessary ellipsis to build toward…

  • Dexter – Are You…? (9/30/12)

    Dexter – Are You…? (9/30/12)

    Season 7 of Dexter starts up tonight and if you haven’t done so already, check out our quick recap of what happened at the end of last season and what we expect to happen this season. We pretty much summed everything up in the previous post so for now I’m just going to leave you…