'Scandal' recap: Olivia's past comes to light - and threatens to destroy her present

Have you caught your breath yet, "Scandal" fans?Thursday's (Oct. 10) episode of "Scandal," the second in Season 3, was laden with illuminating flashbacks, several twists and turns in the present and a shocking return of a familiar face. All in all, it was business as usual.While the episode barreled right along from the premiere's end point last week, the most entertaining moments laid in the past. Serving as an origin story of sorts, the flashbacks took us back five years, to a time when Olivia (Kerry Washington) was still spending Sunday nights at dinner with her dastardly dad Rowan (Joe Morton) and developing her relationship with homeless Huck (Guillermo Diaz).Liv's connection with Huck, strengthened after he rescues her from muggers, leads She Who Wears The White Hat to learn just what he dad is up to. (Spoiler: He's not spending his days at the Smithsonian) While she brushes off Huck's story of being a trained...



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