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Episode: 701
Airdate: October 23, 2016
Directed by: Greg Nicotero
Showrunner: Scott M. Gimple
Written by: Scott M. Gimple (episode); Robert Kirkman, Charlie Adlard, Tony Moore (graphic novels); Frank Darabont (creator)

Six months have passed since the final episode of Season 6, an episode that left a bad taste in the mouths of many as they were forced to wait to see who Negan would choose. The episode ended on a first person perspective of the victim, Lucille coming down on his or her head, watching as the world faded to black. It felt, in many ways, to be an unfair ending to a season that was – to be honest – rather uneven at times. And while cliffhangers have a long and storied tradition in Hollywood, it still felt a little cheap. So with tonight’s big reveal, is all forgiven in Walking Dead Land?

<<Spoiler Alert: The following review will discuss plot points of The Walking Dead S07E01, “The Day Will Come When You Won’t Be” – read more at your own risk.>>
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Episode: 515
Airdate: March 22, 2015
Directed by: Angela Kang
Showrunner: Scott M. Gimple
Written by: TBA (episode); Robert Kirkman, Charlie Adlard, Tony Moore (graphic novels); Frank Darabont (creator)

Last week’s episode left us with a lot of hanging plots, not the least of which involve how Deanna is going to take her son, Aiden’s, death, and how Rick intends to deal with the wife and child abuser Pete, who just so happens to also be the community’s doctor. Things are just a little too “normal” in Alexandria, and there’s a sense that the wheels are about to come off for several members of our group. Click through for my review and synopsis.

<<Spoiler Alert: The following review will discuss at length plot points of The Walking Dead S05E15, “Try” – read more at your own risk.>>
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In a more-potty-mouthed-than-usual episode, Steve and Dan complain about rough-around-the-edges Rick and homosexual stereotypes. Contains mild comic-book spoilers and juvenile tittering. Does becoming the voice of reason mean a death sentence for Michonne? Why is Glenn channeling Dirty Harry-era Clint Eastwood? Will the group pass Aaron’s audition? And can you trust a man who doesn’t like apple sauce?

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Steve and Dan discuss Harrison Ford, whale meat, and arseholes — all in glorious terrible audio quality and three weeks late — yup, it’s the Steve and Dan Walking Dead Podcast.

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Episode: 511
Airdate: February 22, 2015
Directed by: Larysa Kondracki
Showrunner: Scott M. Gimple
Written by: Seth Hoffman (episode); Robert Kirkman, Charlie Adlard, Tony Moore (graphic novels); Frank Darabont (creator)

Last week saw the group at their absolute nadir, with the deaths of two mainstays happening in short order, and both water and food running out as they head north. Just as it looked like tension and desperation would break the group apart, we got a wonderful moment of bonding as they worked together to hold the barn doors against both nature and a horde of walkers. But the real stunner was the in the close – who is this Mr. All-American hiker dude? Is Aaron good, bad, or indifferent? And what – or who – has he been eating to look so healthy? Click through for my review of tonight’s episode, where we may get answers to all or none of these questions.

<<Spoiler Alert: The following review will discuss at length plot points of The Walking Dead S05E11, “The Distance” – read more at your own risk.>>
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Episode: 509
Airdate: February 8, 2015
Directed by: Greg Nicotero
Showrunner: Scott M. Gimple
Written by: Frank Darabont (creator); Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore, Charlie Adlard (series of graphic novels); Scott M. Gimple (written by)

With the shocking (if not terribly surprising) and heartbreaking end to the first half of Season 5 already over two months in the rear-view mirror, it’s just about time to pull out the zombie survival kit and get ready for the latter half of the season. Starting this coming Sunday, we’ll get to see what the group decides to do, following the climactic events at Grady Memorial Hospital. I suppose it’s only appropriate that the episode is, in fact, named “What Happened and What’s Going On.” While I’m not going to go too far with prognostications here (and frankly, a knowledge of the comics would seem to be largely irrelevant for the most part, what with all the changes already made by Gimple and co.), I will have a look at the preview videos already released, and analyze the first two minutes of Episode 509, released two days ago (February 3) by AMC. Click through for the videos, and my commentary.

<<Spoiler Warning: This Sneak Peek of The Walking Dead Season 5, Episode 9 “What Happened and What’s Going On” includes promotional material from AMC, discusses recent episodes, and will speculate on future events.>>
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Steve and Dan TWD 2

Steve and Dan discuss events from the eighth episode of Season 5 of The Walking Dead, the Mid-Season Finale: “Coda”. This week, Steve and Dan talk about how Rick loses it, Gabriel legs it, and Beth finally gets it.

<<Spoiler Warning: This podcast discusses events in The Walking Dead Season 5, Episode 8 “Coda” at length, as well as referring to events in previous episodes.>>

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Steve and Dan discuss events from the seventh episode of Season 5 of The Walking Dead, “Crossed”. This week, Steve and Dan are late, drunk, and simmering with rage. We talk yo-yos, plot-holes, and telepathic Bob.

<<Spoiler Warning: This podcast discusses events in The Walking Dead Season 5, Episode 7 “Crossed” at length, as well as referring to events in previous episodes.>>

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Steve and Dan discuss events from the fifth episode of Season 5 of The Walking Dead, “Self Help”. This week, Steve and Dan over-analyze mullets, Eugene’s choice of reading material, and Abraham’s “dolphin-smooth” buttocks. Will Abraham find Eugene’s pressure washing technique useful in getting out, out that damned spot? Tune in to find out.

<<Spoiler Warning: This podcast discusses events in The Walking Dead Season 5, Episode 5 “Self Help” at length, as well as referring to events in previous episodes.>>

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Episode: 505
Airdate: November 9, 2014
Directed by: Ernest R. Dickerson
Showrunner: Scott M. Gimple
Written by: Heather Bellson, Seth Hoffman (episode); Robert Kirkman, Charlie Adlard, Tony Moore (graphic novels)

Last week was a change of pace as we got to catch up with a long-lost member of the group; this week is another focus episode, again following a group that’s split off from the main bunch. While last week felt a little like a hiccup after three amazing episodes to begin the season, how will tonight’s turn out, with a much more action-oriented crew involved? Click through after the break to get my take on “Self Help.”

<<Spoiler Alert: The following review will discuss at length plot points of The Walking Dead S05E05, “Self Help” – read more at your own risk.>>
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