The Good Wife Recap: Wine-Fueled Booty Calls

Mamma Mia, Diane! The best part of this middling episode by far was Diane’s flustered, simultaneous phone conversations with the men in her life. It’s been a while since we’d seen Diane stretch her wings as a middle-aged sex symbol, and good for her for getting some.

My vote is for Kurt McVeigh (Gary Cole), her Palin-loving ballistics expert ex. But he also seems to be screwing a pretty, brunette, also conservative student who’s taking the forensics class we didn’t know he taught. A lot can change in a year, which is how long it’s been since Diane told him she couldn’t leave the firm and run away to Costa Rica with him. Diane drops by his place, via a 40-mile cab ride outside of the city, after getting stood up by her subpoena-serving Aussie suitor, Jack Copeland (Bryan Brown). Now we know that Diane makes pinot noir-fueled booty calls like the rest of us, except that she’s also badass enough to show up on the guy’s doorstep and get him to drop his hot 20-years-younger piece of ass for her. When Kurt asks her for some guidance as to what she’s doing at his house, she says, “This is me missing you, and hoping you feel likewise.” The editing cuts out on his quizzical look, and it’s unclear if he’ll take her back. Read More...


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