The Finder “Eye of the Storm” Review

The last good hurricane party I attended was during my freshman year of college. I can’t even remember the name of the storm, but watching "Eye of the Storm," this week’s episode of The Finder, brought back so many fond memories as Hurricane Catherine (named, Walter assumes, for his ex-girlfriend) pounds Looking Glass Key and the Ends of the Earth.

Any show set in Florida is contractually required to have at least one hurricane episode, but I have to say I haven’t ever enjoyed one as much as this. Even in the middle of a Category 4 storm (to give you some perspective, Katrina was only a Category 3), Walter’s "finder" bug latches onto the story of a missingschool girl who is believed to have been swept away by the high winds. Walter quickly determines that the police are looking in the wrong place, and through a fascinating combination of social media, a bicycle-powered ham radio, spaghetti diagrams and having Isabel out in the middle of the storm to do his dirty work, he manages to do the impossible and locate the girl. As usual. Read More... 


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