'Agents of SHIELD' episode 7 'FZZT' recap: Melinda May died once like Coulson

It's only taken six episodes, but "Marvel's Agents of SHIELD's" titular agents are finally starting to feel like a team. The latest episode in Season 1, "FZZT," shows a special connection between Melinda May and Phil Coulson, as well as within the younger generation of Skye, Ward, Fitz and Simmons. Two of the several ongoing mysteries of "Agents of SHIELD" have been how Coulson is alive after dying in "The Avengers" and what Melinda May's backstory is. While neither was resolved, both issues were dealt with in "FZZT." Coulson orders himself a physical and blood work to make sure his body is in full working order because, even though he's in fine condition, he feels different. That revelation to Melinda May causes the former elite agent to say getting over being dead causes a change in everyone, including herself. Coulson clearly knew Melinda May had also died before, but that was news to audiences. It's...



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