PRIVATE PRACTICE Season 5, Episode 6 “If I Hadn’t Forgotten”- I had just accepted that everyPrivate Practice this season will open with Addison on the shrink’s couch, and just when I’m getting over that bad decision they add singing and creepy face close ups.
The doctor’s of Private Practice have always been a little odd, but having your boyfriend who will not participate in raising your child help pick your sperm downer is very odd. That said, I think fantasy sperm ball will be sweeping the nation’s offices pretty soon.
The flashbacks gave us an interesting insight into Charlotte’s past and drug history, but why do all shows insist on giving the characters in flashbacks terrible, horrible hair? I get that a different hairstyle is an easy way to depict you’re in a different time, but dark brown bangs and ponytail? Being partially responsible for a woman’s death makes Charlotte’s toughness make more sense, and also adds one more painful memory in the Private Practice collective psyche. For those keeping counts they have among them a father killed in front of them, a father figure killed by their mother, two rapes, a mother found after suicide, a friend found after suicide, a violent baby-cutting attack, the near death of a pregnant teenage daughter, and probably some that have yet to emerge. Read More...