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How 'Breaking Bad' Is Just Like Every Episode Of Dan Harmon's 'Community'

Longtime fans of Dan Harmon are no doubt familiar with his Story Circle. In fact, even casual viewers of Community are familiar with his storytelling formula, which basically reduces Joseph Campbell’s Theory of the Monomyth down to its core elements. 239 more words


Better Call Saul - Rico

                          Rico - Episode 8

The earlier, fun-loving approach to Better Call Saul returned last week in ‘Bingo’ but it gets somewhat lost beneath the dominant legal jargon and lawyer-up narrative in episode 8 titled ‘Rico.’ 876 more words

Better Call Saul

Better Call Saul

It’s a freebie!  Better Call Saul is a just a gift from the heavens.  I don’t know what we’ve done to deserve this kind of art and pleasure on the small screen, but it actually gives me hope for the future of mankind.   55 more words


All The Incredibly Cool Details You Might Have Missed From This Week's 'Better Call Saul'

1. The episode’s writer, Gordon Smith (who was a Vince Gilligan’s assistant on Breaking Bad and promoted to staff writer on Saul; Gilligan joked that he slept his way up) has both a mother and a sister who are lawyers, and they consulted on the episode, specifically around the RICO statute. 1,086 more words


Short Thoughts - Better Call Saul

Vince Gilligan has been labeled as many things – a visionary as well as a genius. However, his audacity to immediately follow the conclusion of AMC’s  405 more words