The Lost finale (*Spoilers)
I stopped watching years ago because I know a
handjob when I see one.
But it's funny to read the different takes on how it ended.
Robert Bianco (USAToday TV critic) said "Best show ever - I came 44 times."
For six spellbinding years, Lost trapped its characters
inside TV's most ingeniously constructed puzzle, leaving you
Over at televisionwithoutpity.com there were less ecstatic.
Why couldn't women get pregnant on the island?
Who built the statue?
Why was the Dharma Initiative there?
Why did this island exist in the first place?
Honestly, we didn't have high hopes that we'd
find a resolution to these in "The End,"
The folks at gawker.com felt downright betrayed.
Those guys know how to write a finale. That
was why we kept watching the show:
And so it stood to reason that maybe they would
pull together this pitiful excuse for a season with some kind of
And then there was the litany of unanswered questions:
Why weren't Walt and Michael (Harold Perrineau) there?
Why did we see the island at the bottom of the sea in the Sideways timeline?
Why was Eloise Hawking (Fionnula Flanagan) so adamant that Desmond (Henry Ian Cusick) not wake them up?
How did she know that they were in an intermediate state?
Why did the Others act the way they did when the Losties arrived?
What in hell was up with the pregnant women dying?
So what was the island?
What was your intepretation of the scene inside
Eloise Hawking's Church of the Blessed Dharma Pendulum,
Is Smokey really defeated?
If Hurley is now the protector, is he immortal?
Who put the island there in the first place?
Are you sure everyone didn't actually die in the original Oceanic 815 plane crash?
They're comparing it to the last Sopranos episode, except, "I
wouldn't have expected
Maybe Tally will have a recap for us?