THE EVENT “Face Off” Review

THE EVENT "Face Off" Season 1 Episode 15 - I’m actually a little annoyed after this week’s episode. While I understand the need to allow for current events in television and while I’m not usually oversensitive when fiction mirrors fact, NBC are just being ridiculously obtuse. As if the threat of a nuclear meltdown during the threat of a nuclear meltdown wasn’t bad enough, now they have a pseudo-earthquake.*

(This was only made worse by the horrified expressions after Sterling announces the Washington Monument has fallen – a moment that was clearly supposed to be shocking but only managed to sound petty in light of current events.) Granted, earthquakes are always occurring, but after New Zealand and Japan surely a few weeks buffer time would have only been polite? Read More...


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