Skins Review: Troubled Tina

Oh, Tina, did someone forget to tell you about the boundaries of student/teacher relations? I guess it wouldn't be an episode of Skins without a little proverbial line crossing.

I applaud the change in character focus on "Tina." After all of the teenage based episodes, delving into Tina's personal story illustrated the difficulties of being an adult. Life can be a confusing place, no matter what age you are.

In fact, it was rather sad that Tina acted and behaved like her students. Lacking any other peers with which to confide or associate with, can certainly add weight to the difficulties of trying to find your place in the world. It makes more sense why she became involved with Chris, as he provided a care and attention that she desired. Read More...


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