'The Good Wife' season premiere recap: The Very Bad Wife

Hello, and welcome back to... can we still call itThe Good Wife? Because, judging by what happened last night, Alicia's not so good anymore. After nearly two seasons of always doing the right thing—confiscating her son's condoms, defending the virtues of her almost-always-innocent clients, wearing very tasteful pantsuits that she buttons all the way up past body parts that even scuba divers let breatheit's now very clear that, as Chris Isaak sings in the opening scene of "A New Day,"Baby did a bad, bad thing.

Isn't it fun seeing Alicia starring in Good Wives Gone Wild? Judging by the flippy new hairdo she's sporting this season, something happened in that $7,800-per-night presidential suite that really made her hair curl (and maybe her toes, too). For those pure-of-heart fans who still want to believe that, once she and Will got into that hotel room, they just played on-demand Nintendo games all night, the opening montage discounts that notion, juxtaposing close-ups of Alicia's new I-just-slept-with-my-boss! glow with video footage of Hamas bombings. No doubt about it: Saint Florrick's been indulging in some morally-questionable behavior. And from the moment we see her getting off the elevator at Lockhart Gardner, it's obvious what's changed. She's happy. Read More...



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