We continue to stick with John from Cincinnati, though it’s not getting any easier. At the moment, my favorite part of the show is Bill Jacks’ repeated exclamation: “jesuschristJESUSCHRIST!!!” I’m adopting it, effective immediately.
I think that Milch is trying to, as he always does, create interesting characters. I think that for him, the plot and setting don’t matter nearly as much as whether or not we care about complex characters. Okay, Milch, I care. Can something happen now?