Note: Do not read on if you have not yet seen Season 2, Episode 8 of Showtime's "Homeland," titled "I'll Fly Away."
This week's episode of "Homeland" takes its name from an old Christian spiritual called "I'll Fly Away."
Just a few more weary days and then,
I'll fly away;
To a land where joy shall never end,
I'll fly away
Are the writers signaling to us that Nicholas Brody's days are numbered? It doesn't seem possible that Showtime would give Damian Lewis the Sean Bean treatment -- not when he's doing such a bang-up job in those corny ads where everyone falls all over themselves in slow motion. But clearly, the countdown to Abu Nazir's big attack is under way. It's so close that Nazir himself is in town -- but now I'm getting ahead of myself. Read More...