While tonight's episode provided some "Food for Thought" about Dr. Hawkes' character the surrounding case was hardly surprising. I blame the previews for the episode.
I'm sure I sound like a broken record when I mention the way episode previews keep spoiling little plot points that could have made the story more interesting if I hadn't already known they were coming. Lately, I've been trying to avoid the previews for fear a crucial story element will be revealed and give me a head start in solving the week's mystery.
So, had I not known the exploding food truck in this episode was a front for a prostitution ring that part of the story would have been a more fascinating red herring than it turned out to be.
The food truck plot turned out to be rather dull, but thankfully the secondary plot about Dr. Hawkes and his new relationship refocused my attention and concern. Read More...