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10 May 2008

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James McGrath

I'm pretty sure you're wrong about LOST. It has a set time to end, and the producers have been up front both about not resolving everything in a Midi-Chlorian, disappointing sort of way, but also tying it all together and answering our key questions.

http://exploringourmatrix.blogspot.com/2008/05/whos-in-charge-on-lost-producers.html

Douglas

Well, I hope so. The slaughter would make sense if indeed the characters were in Purgatory and being shuffled off to Heaven or Hell, but I understand the producers have ruled out this possibility. Right now Lost just seems to be Survivor with live ammo.

Douglas

Boy, if you want to get your stats up, diss a popular TV show. Our readership tripled yesterday.

James

well one show is groundbreaking the other is a standard serialized space drama we have seen before (Star Trek anyone).

James

oh yeah and the show an end date, and MR. Ecko died early last season because the actor was a blowhard.

Douglas

As this post is still getting hits, I should note that I was pretty disappointed in the final half-season of Battlestar. The writers fell into the same "kill your darlings" tic that has made Lost unwatchable since season two. Once upon a time a major character might be killed at the end of a season. Col. Blake's death in M*A*S*H had a huge impact. Now writers kill characters to get to commercial.

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