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I’ve been lost before

The main reason I’m so critical of Dexter is because, despite its many flaws, the series still has the capacity for greatness.  “Nebraska” is a case in point as Dexter’s road trip proves to be one of the best stories it’s ever given us.  Brian’s presence brings back the tension that’s been missing this season as we wonder just how unhinged Dex will become.  An opportunity to bring some edge back to our protagonist lets Michael C. Hall do some of his finest work and Christian Camargo makes for the perfect wingman.  The only flaw with this story is that it’s a small part of Dexter’s wider narrative and concludes with a return to the mediocre status-quo. Continue reading