This is Us FINAL Recap: “You’re Not Just My Great Love Story, Rebecca…”

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What? Whoa! My head is still spinning over here, guys. So, it’s the end of the season and we don’t know how Jack died! Feeling a little foolish over here, but also not so foolish. The part of me that assumed we would KNOW feels silly, but the part that thought, deep down, that it was still … [Read more...]

This is Us Episode 17 Recap: “It’s My Fault My Dad Died”

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One more episode after this one! Okay, I have a little bit of rage right now. Why oh why is our show not continuing on into May like the Good Lord intended? I mean, MARCH??? This will mean a SIX MONTH span of time wondering about Kate and Jack and the triplets and Toby and Sophie and...you get my … [Read more...]

This is Us Recap: Jack Pearson’s Son

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All the feelings! Well, I liked last week's episode, but Episode 15? It made me remember why I fell for #Us in the first place. Cheesy to say so, but so true! This episode had it all--pathos, awe, poignancy, sweetness, and hints of bad and good things to come for our Pearsons. Yes, OUR … [Read more...]

This Is Us Recap Episode 14: “Lava Fries for the Lady”

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I read somewhere that if we didn't love Miguel by Episode 15, the writers were not doing their jobs. Well, I loved Miguel already since he was Javier on Castle and all, but I am intrigued by that comment. Here we are on Episode 14, and yes, we know Miguel a bit better, but I was anticipating some … [Read more...]

10 Adoption-Related Thoughts About “This Is Us”

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They did NOT have me at Milo Ventimiglia’s butt on the trailer for “This is Us.” They had me at ‘finding my birth father.’ Because why? For one thing, to me, Milo is Jesse the Gilmore Boy (we’re still in Season 3 of GG, trying to catch up by November, which we won’t.) I mean, I could have been … [Read more...]