You Built Me a Lean-To: Thoughts on the Deliciousness of Outlander 2.04 – La Dame Blanche

by Jennifer

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On my kids’ Cars DVD, there’s an Easter egg on one of the menu screens. If you watch, at a certain point a little Piston Cup icon will appear and it will take you to a short behind-the-scenes featurette about the making of the movie. It’s a detail that is borne of watching the DVD over and over again, but, more than that, it’s all about paying attention. Those who are mindful of what they see onscreen and the patterns of information in front of them are rewarded.

Such is being an Outlander fan. If you’re paying attention, you’ll be rewarded. Those rewards start now. Continue reading

A Grander Scale: Outlander 2.03 – Useful Occupations and Deceptions

 by Jennifer

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Another week, another episode of Outlander; the only downside to knowing that another episode follows next Saturday is that, eventually, we all will run out of episodes and still no word on a third season from Starz. Alas, we shall make do with obsessively going over each episode of this season and discovering new little tidbits upon each viewing. Let’s make that this week’s theme then: discovery. Continue reading