Lost: “The Economist”

“The day I start trusting him is the day I will have sold my soul.” – Sayid

Maybe I should do that from now on: open each Lost recap with a meaningful, ominous or ironic quote from the episode as if Lost were The Wire.

(Spoilers after the jump)

Lost: “Confirmed Dead”

According to Sawyer’s nickname generator at Lost‘s official site, my nickname is “Metro” (which also happens to be the name of this blog’s parent company). I’m also known as “Pud” and “Stubby.”

(Spoilers after the jump)

Lost: “The Beginning of the End”

The Lost season 4 premiere opens with L.A.’s favorite pastime, a high-speed chase. A nattily dressed man whose face is unseen returns home from work to watch a red Camaro outrun the po-po live on TV. He mixes himself a screwdriver.

We know this teaser is a flash-forward because the season 3 finale, “Through the Looking [...]

Lost: “Through the Looking Glass” (textual healing edition)

This is the first of the Metroactive arts blog’s weekly recaps of Lost and its abbreviated-by-the-strike fourth season. But instead of kicking off this series of recaps with tonight’s season premiere, “The Beginning of the End” (hey, that’s the same title as that Peter Graves/giant grasshopper movie MST3K once riffed on—is this a clue that [...]

Y: The last issue

It’s a sad week for comics. The brilliant and addictive Vertigo series Y: The Last Man is wrapping up its five-year run this week with its 60th and final issue. Written by Brian K. Vaughan (whom I met at WonderCon last year—he’s a nice guy and he gave me some good advice about comics scriptwriting) [...]