Review: Showtime's 'Shameless' returns confidently for season 2

In one episode of the new season of Showtime's"Shameless" (it returns Sunday night at 9), Emmy Rossum's Fiona Gallagher finds herself on the run from someone who wants to beat her up with a baseball bat, and winds up cowering under a table next to her despicable alcoholic father Frank (William H. Macy). As Fiona realizes that she's now in the same position Frank has been in so, so, so many times in the past, a giddy Frank declares, "I have waited for this day!" And as much as he wants to just seem smug about the daughter who has lectured him so often in the past about his own bad behavior, there's a sense of perverse pride here, too - that this is the first time in a long time Frank has truly been able to relate to his eldest child. Read More...


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Jan 9, 2012 4:19AM EST

Heres what I dont understand. Everywhere is saying that this aired originally on Jan 8th... I however saw this episode almost a week or two ago.. I dont remember where or when exactly, I'm having this really bizarre de ja vu. Today is the 9th, I didnt watch it yesterday, but I saw the show.. all of it.. I'm so confused..

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