'Revolution': 'Three Amigos' goes south of the border

"Revolution" remains unconcerned with burning through story in its second season. Wednesday's (Jan. 8) return featured Monroe, Miles and Rachel both searching for and finding Monroe's long-lost son; Aaron making it to the mysterious Spring City, Okla.; the continuing adventures of Charlie Matheson, unstoppable killing machine; Act II of Macbeth in the White House with Neville and his wife; and a mind-control plot on the part of the Patriots.The crux of the episode, though, was Monroe meeting up with his son*, Conner, whom Miles secreted away to Mexico years earlier when Monroe was in his crazy-dictator phase. They meet up, finally, and it turns out nature beats nurture in this case: Like his dad, Conner is a petty tyrant, leading a drug-cartel crew that runs the small town where he lives, and dismissive of other perspectives.(*David Lyons, who's 37 in real life, is obviously playing somewhat older on the show, but he tells Zap2it the...



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