Subject: Re: What Did You Watch? 2017-11-09 (Thursday)
On 11/10/2017 3:32 PM, anim8rfsk wrote:
> In article
> BTR1701<email@example.com> wrote:
>> Ian J. Ball<IJBall@mac.invalid> wrote:
>>> Gotham - "Stop Hitting Yourself". An episode that's actually very light
>>> on Gordon, as we focus on the "fight club" where Grundy, Riddler and
>>> Dr. Leslie are hanging out. Penguin orders the female trio of Barbara,
>>> Tabby, and CatGrrl to go to the club to pinch Riddler. But there, Tabby
>>> discovers that "Butch" is still "alive", and Barbara discovers that
>>> Leslie has been hangin' out there, so they get sidetracked. Eventually,
>>> Penguin sends Firefly(?) too, when the three ladies "fail" in their
>>> mission's time-limit, but Leslie and the three babes stand up to
>>> Firefly, and save Riddler. Now the three dames are off Penguin's
>>> payroll, and Leslie is running the fight club.
>>> Meanwhile, Gordon displaces Bullock as Captain, after Gordon loses
>>> faith in Bullock.
>> 'Cause that's how cop shops work: if you lose faith in the boss, you can
>> just take over and replace him.
> Well, they sort of almost reasonably set it up.
> Commissioner McMillan calls in Gordon. Hands him a piece of paper
> making him a Captain (it requires Gordon's signature at the bottom to
> take effect, which seems sort of wonky). Apparently the promotion
> requires taking over the precinct, as if these things are inseparable.
> Gordon says he won't do that to Bullock. Mac says Bullock is gone
> either way, and the other candidates for Captain are all in P.N. Guin's
> pocket. The Commish tells Gordon he can think about it. Gordon finds
> Bullock drunk and skirting his duties, so he signs the paper. My
> complaint is that he didn't sit Harvey down and tell him what was going
> on first.
> Now, if you want to complain about something, how about the bullets?
> Last week a bunch of cops got shot.
> They have a ceremony where each injured cop gets presented the bullet
> that was dug out of them, now gold plated.
> Bullock has the bullets in a lovely presentation box, all unmarked as to
> which is which.
> And they haven't caught the guy that shot (most of) the cops yet so ...
> these are evidence in an active cop killing investigation!!!
The gold plating helps preserve the evidence.