Just as Walt tells Saul to take a walk as this scene starts, he now tells Jesse the same thing, equally as cavalierly. What I was saying is that in the interim between seasons, I THOUGHT that they would have used Saul as the logical delivery device, but when we started season five, Saul lays out exactly how he played part. For his part, Hank channels Clint Eastwood over his unopened menu. When I first watched the show, I was among those who wanted to root for Walt the whole time. This is one of the best scenes in the history of Breaking Bad. Featured Posts Hidden Streams: Marie’s quiet, ‘just kill yourself, Walt’, Hank’s absolute disgust staring at his former friend, and Walter himself, actually snort trying to make everyone feel bad that Walt Jr has just found out his dad’s cancer is back. He goes for a walk and cancels his meeting, once again fully unmanned by Walt.
It’s sad how happy it makes me that it’s at least not ruined by the reality of Roomba functionality. This is who Walter Hartwell White is. But when we came back in season five, the exposition on how Brock’s poisoning was done was a bit awkward. I mean, from what we saw in Live Free Or Die, Saul was distressed enough for just his small involvement of having Huell lift the ricin cigarette and get Walt Brock’s school schedule. And once again, as you point out, the show continues to surprise, and in exactly the way you want a show to surprise: All Walt ever tells Skyler is that everything is fine. This episode is insane. Just as Walt tells Saul to take a walk as this scene starts, he now tells Jesse the same thing, equally as cavalierly.
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We make it right at the table! Granted, Walt may actually be too corrupted to claim any innocence by now. I found it completely believable and rather liked the dramatic impact of it happening right then just as he was about to disappear. It seemed completely plausible to me that Jesse would have determined what happened from those few prompts. Before manipulating his son with cancer half-truths, Walt literally puts on stage make-up.
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Submit a new link. And the fact that Skyler was setting up onlkne camera was so disappointing to see. What an apt moniker for such a diseased soul. As he heads out the door, he brushes against Huell. Our episode is almost over, but not quite.
When Walt sits down in front of the camera and begins I couldn’t help but be reminded of s5e1 video Walt shot in the pilot. Was it completely manipulative?
All of the above? To keep content fresh, reposts and submissions without significant commentary relevant to Breaking Bad may be removed at moderator discretion. They struggle like a pair of foxes each with a limb caught in a trap. Jesse is off his tree seeking revenge, and Walt now has no choice.
Marie’s quiet, ‘just kill yourself, Walt’, Hank’s absolute ffree staring at his former friend, and Walter himself, actually snort trying to make everyone feel bad that Walt Jr has just found out his dad’s cancer is back. Yes, Todd, that plan was brilliant because, deeply twisted or not, Walt actually is a mastermind. You created a new Gus and now—hooray!
Often in life our reasons for doing things are multi layered. At the end of the day, when all the lies are pared back, there remains a kernel of humanity locked away. Get an ad-free experience with special benefits, and directly support Reddit.
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He commissions Jack with the proviso it is quick “he is like famlily” etc. The taped confession was a brilliant move, but I had never wanted to bitch slap Watvh as much as I did at that moment.
And in a way–if you think about that “confession” tape–it’s Walt coming as close as brexking ever would to telling Skyler the truth about the details of his criminality–even if it was under the guise of blaming Hank.
Why do so many people think the sun shines out of Hank’s ass?
But the fireworks come later. I kept expecting to hear “for all law enforcement entities this is not an admission of guilt. If Walt ruthlessly wanted Jesse dead we would not have seen that plea.
He can’t stomach the cost. Posted on Monday, August 26th, by Joanna Robinson.
At first—following the flashforward structure of this half-series—I thought year old Walt with his M and ricin was ringing him up, but no.