‘Boardwalk Empire’ Has Marbles

Much was made of the penultimate episode of the sophomore season of “Boardwalk Empire.” A LOT went down last week — much of it… uh, what’s a nice word for incest-related? Familial? Creepy? Skincrawly? I may be making up words now, but you get my point.

Anyway, there were a lot of loose ends heading into the season finale that needed tying up, most notably where the hell you go from one of the main characters on your show going Full Oedipus. I’ll save the spoilers for the next page, but let’s check in with Warming Glow Senior Correspondent Surprised Cat for his analysis.

Well said, Surprised Cat.

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