Category Archives: Season 5

Season 5, Episode 16, Conquer

It’s the Season Finale’, and 90 minutes just didn’t seem like enough time. I can’t believe we have to wait until the fall to see more The Walking Dead!!! (Good thing we’ll be posting Season 3 discussions this summer here … Continue Reading

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Season 5, Episode 15, Try

As the season finale’ rapidly approaches, Rick slowly seems to be derailing… Or does he? For five seasons Rick has carried the burden of leader, making life and death decisions for the group and bearing the full weight of the … Continue Reading

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Season 5, Episode 14, Spend

The community of Alexandria might be an incredible asset, but the people who live there are a liability. Maybe it’s the fact that they have lived behind walls for too long. Maybe their little community cultivates a climate of cowards… … Continue Reading

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Season 5, Episode 13, Forget

It’s the second week of this radical transition from Dawn of the Dead to Mayberry, and it’s interesting to see the effect on some of Rick’s group. Sasha is experiencing full on PTSD (although I might have gone a little … Continue Reading

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Season 5, Episode 12, Remember

Who you are matters. That’s what we’re learning this week, as former Congresswoman Deanna is discovering people’s strengths and assigning them relevant positions. This week was quite a transition for The Walking Dead fans. One minute Rick and his friends … Continue Reading

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Season 5, Episode 11, The Distance

How should you treat others when you’ve been hurt over and over again? That was the debate this week, so much so, that Michonne spoke up against Rick. It all started with the arrival of Aaron, a friendly, surprisingly clean … Continue Reading

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Season 5, Episode 10, Them

You know they’ve hit a low point when Daryl cries. This week’s episode was about suffering. Physical suffering—they’re hungry, thirsty, and wandering like nomads. Emotional suffering—they’ve just lost two loved ones, Tyreese and Beth. Spiritual suffering—many of them are mad … Continue Reading

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Season 5, Episode 9, What Happened and What’s Going On

It’s the second biggest episode of the year—the midseason premiere—and it started (SPOILER ALERT) with us losing yet another beloved character, Tyreese. Sadly, Tyreese had stepped up into the role of “moral compass” for the show. First Hershel, now Tyreese… … Continue Reading

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Season 5, Episode 8, Coda

It only took about 75 seconds into this week’s episode for us to realize exactly how far Rick was willing to go to protect the group. How far would you be willing to go? This season The Walking Dead has … Continue Reading

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Season 5, Episode 7, Crossed

Murder, self-esteem, trust… this episode touched on so many topics. And as much as we could talk about Tyreese’s growing influence of pacifism (Is it ever right to take lives?), I can’t help but gravitate toward discussing the scenes where … Continue Reading

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