'Bones' recap: Don't over-think the reality of 'The Shot in the Dark'

Reality. It's a tricky thing. The concept of what is real and what is not gets especially confusing on scripted television -- we're asked to believe in a false reality, to invest in it while still keeping our separation. Maybe that's why it's so easy to identify with Brennan (Emily Deschanel) as she navigates realities in the "Bones" episode, "The Shot in the Dark."Fights suckThe problems of the episode begin with a fight. I don't like fights, especially when they're between Brennan and Booth (David Boreanaz). Sure, two people like these would definitely fight on occasion, but "Bones" is usually nice enough to keep that from us.Fighting is a reality we don't need to see.It just gets worse after this. Frustrated with what seems like Booth questioning her parenting skills, Brennan heads in to the lab for a late-night session with the corpse of the week. A little chit-chat with the night security guard...



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