'Breaking Bad' is running out of time to catch up to its flash-forwards

As "Breaking Bad" reached the halfway point of its final eight episodes on Sunday (Sept. 1), one aspect of the show lingered -- and not just the fact that Walt had apparently put a hit on Jesse.In fact, it was something that wasn't even part of the episode. It happened in the show's first episode of 2013, and before that its first episode of 2012: The sight of Walter White (Bryan Cranston) on his 52nd birthday, with a full beard and head of hair, eating a lonely breakfast as "Mr. Lambert" before acquiring some heavy weaponry and then stopping by the shell of his former house, scaring the bejeezus out of his neighbor in the process.Both flash-forwards were tantalizing glimpses at Walt's approaching future. They suggest that he doesn't get to walk away unscathed from all the wrong he's done, although they give little indication as to how or why his meth-cooking empire crumbles.The past...


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