Well that was an incredibly frustrating episode. Besides one of the dumbest relapses ever, it was a reminder that this is a show full of comically unlikeable characters. And, even more depressingly, the one character who was legitimately trying to expose some evil has now been arrested for a crime he didn’t commit. Oy vey.
After season three went from bad to worse, the series-finale-type ending to last season was exactly what the doctor ordered. The show opens by answering the question we have all been asking, “Where in the world is Olivia Pope?”