Anonymous asked: Do you think the turn the series has taken with the inclusion of the CDC is a positive or negative change?
Anonymous asked: Episode 3, seriously, how good is this show? I cried at the reunion of the Grimes family.Did you?
Anonymous asked: How do you feel that they've added tons of adult characters but we haven't seen any children other than Carl?
Rick's Death Wish (Tell It To The Frogs)
A major recurring theme in the source material introduced in this episode is our hero, Rick Grimes, constant need to put himself in danger. Upon a tearful reunion with his son and an emotional photo album review / “coming together” with his wife Laurie, Rick immediately sprints back to certain death in Atlanta to do… stuff. Not to insinuate Rick doesn’t have valid reasons...
Guts brings us three very distinct examples of leadership: Merle as played brilliantly by the incomparable Michael Rooker, Merle Dixon is not a man who allocates resources particularly well. If we are to assume that our story takes place in a world that is no longer producing bullets or cocaine, Merle doesn’t think rationing is prudent in either case. To wit: after banging a few rails...