Particles

Taking you through an episode of TV with a collection of germane mini-stories.

Arrow Goes Under The Dome

Half the team has to infiltrate an underground city while the other half gets to stay at home and play with their computers. 2016.05.19S04.E22

Nashville Bids Hello To Sir Elton

Too bad it's in aid of a dumb subplot. 2016.05.19S04.E20

It's Not That Nice A Day For An Empire Wedding

On this show, there's always further to fall. 2016.05.19S02.E18

Will Someone Rid The Americans Of Their Troublesome Priest?

(Yes, he's a pastor, but that's not how the quotation goes.) When Pastor Groovyhair runs into trouble on his mission trip, Paige suspects her parents' bosses were involved...and so do her parents. 2016.05.18S04.E10

Agents Of SHIELD Brings The Action

Hive and SHIELD face off in the season finale, and someone dies. A few people, in fact! 2016.05.18S03.E21

Your Overconfidence Is Your Weakness, People Try To Tell The Flash

Barry's brush with the Speed Force makes him sure he can defeat Zoom. But is he too sure of that? 2016.05.18S02.E22

Gotham Fishes For New (And Old) Villains Before The Finale

It's also a little late in the season to add new characters, but here they come anyway. 2016.05.16S02.E21

The Strange Case Of Once Upon A Time

A mostly satisfying season finale wraps up some loose ends and sets up next year's villain, because these characters just can't catch a break. 2016.05.16S05.E22

Game Of Thrones Starts All The Wars

How many soldiers do you have? You're going to need more. 2016.05.16S06.E04

Will Call The Midwife Help Sister Julienne Swallow The Pill?

Metaphorically speaking, of course. When the birth control pill comes to Poplar, Dr. Turner is thrilled by the implications, while Sister Julienne must grapple with her moral qualms about it. 2016.05.15S05.E07

On Outlander, Scheming Can Only Get The Frasers So Far

When things finally start looking up for Claire and Jamie, the universe smacks them back down. 2016.05.14S02.E06

Scandal's Presidential Candidates Scramble To Find the Perfect VP Pick

But since political parties mean nothing on this show, both are drawing from the same pool. 2016.05.13S05.E21

The Legends Of Tomorrow Seize Their Own Destiny

But doing so comes at a very high price. 2016.05.13S01.E15

Nashville Offers Juliette A Rebound Relationship

And she could definitely do worse! 2016.05.12S04.E19

Arrow Faces Nuclear Annihilation

Team Arrow tries to stop billions of deaths. And they're pretty much successful! 2016.05.12S04.E20

Empire's All Dressed Up With Nowhere To Go

The Lyons hit the red carpet...red WITH BLOOD, that is! 2016.05.12S02.E17

The Americans Ponder The Day After

A TV movie event -- remember those? -- has everyone in the greater D.C. area pondering how their choices may affect the world. 2016.05.11S04.E09

Agents Of SHIELD Deals With Traitors

If there are enough double agents and double-crosses, eventually something has to break SHIELD's way. 2016.05.11S03.E20

The Flash Meets The Speed Force

In an episode that's one big emotional beat, Barry gets to know the source of his power. 2016.05.11S02.E21

Gotham Brings Back A Villain

Theo Galavan is determined to kill at least one of the people he vowed to assassinate. Good luck, pal! 2016.05.09S02.E20