Tag Archives: The Walking Dead

Season Eight, Episode Eight, How Its Gotta Be

by Thom McKee You may have already heard two things about this week’s mid-season finale of season 8 of the Walking Dead. First you have probably heard that the show had the lowest ratings for a mid season finale since … Continue Reading

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Season Eight, Episode Seven, Time for After

by Thom McKee Does God really have a plan for your life? You may believe in God, but not necessarily that He is involved in your life at all. Or you may be the type of believer that sees God … Continue Reading

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Season Eight, Episode Six, The King, The Widow and Rick

by Thom McKee Just the other day, my almost 12-year-old son announced to me that he and his friends were going to make a movie. When I asked him about the details, he said that they were going to make … Continue Reading

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Season Eight, Episode Five, The Big Scary U

by Thom McKee Does how you die really matter? How about how you live? Let’s face it, death is a horrible thing that happens to all of us. But I have done enough funerals to know that some deaths are … Continue Reading

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Season Eight, Episode Four, Some Guy

by Thom McKee Do we decide who we ultimately become or do the circumstances of life determine it? This was the deep existential question that King Ezekiel was pondering tonight right before all of his devastating losses. Not only did … Continue Reading

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Season Eight, Episode Three, Monsters

by Thom McKee Just this last summer, my 11 year old son asked me if there were rules to war. The question didn’t just come out of thin air. We were watching a World War II movie where the “Geneva … Continue Reading

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Season Eight, Episode Two, The Damned

by Thom McKee How much does fiction matter in the real world? Is there anything of value in these shows that we all watch which warrants so much discussion and debate? Of course, as I write, I am taking a … Continue Reading

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Season Eight, Episode One, Mercy

by Thom McKee What is “mercy” in The Walking Dead? Is it something that you demonstrate right before someone kills you? Is it something that only the naive hope for right before they are victimized or killed by the survivors … Continue Reading

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Season Seven, Episode Sixteen, The First Day of the Rest of Your Life

by Thom McKee Who would you rather be, Negan or Rick? Think about it. Negan has pretty much everything he wants, including immense power and access to most of the material things that people only enjoyed before the Zombie apocalypse. … Continue Reading

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Season Seven, Episode Fifteen, Something They Need

by Thom McKee Have you ever been betrayed by someone you trust? Maybe this was a person that you could have never predicted would do this – a parent, a family member, a pastor or one of your closest friends. … Continue Reading

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