BETTER CALL SAUL, S1E3: Who is Jimmy McGill?

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By Sy Mukherjee

While watching last night’s “Better Call Saul” episode, “Nacho,” I couldn’t help but think about how Vince Gilligan likes to explore the (often) inevitable disappointments of being part of a family—how we do things we know we shouldn’t do for those who are close to us; how we manage to let them down; how deluded we can be about them; and how, even in the most trying circumstances, a small part of us can call out for reconciliation with them.

“Better Call Saul,” photo courtesy http://www.ign.com

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BETTER CALL SAUL, SERIES PREMIERE: Sowing seeds of future greatness

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By Sy Mukherjee

WARNING: There are SPOILERS abound for both “Better Call Saul” and “Breaking Bad” in this review. So don’t yell at me.

“Better Call Saul’s” premiere last night (part one of a two-parter which continues this evening) was good. In fact, it was really, really good.

Saul Goodman (Bob Odenkirk), “Better Call Saul,” photo courtesy http://www.cinemablend.com

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Binge Diaries: “Breaking Bad” Mostly Lives Up to the Hype

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By Josh Axelrod

***I will go into a few specific details of events from this show, so SPOILER ALERT***

I had a weird relationship with “Breaking Bad” before I started my binge a little over a month ago. I had tried it a few years ago but was bored by the first few episodes and gave up, admittedly too quickly. Ever since, all I heard about it was that it was god’s gift to television and the greatest show ever and yada yada yada.

Photo courtesy of AMC TV

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