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"Orange is the new black" (Netflix orig)

Discussion in 'Now Playing - TV Show Talk' started by scottjf8, Jul 11, 2013.

  1. Robin

    Robin Nasty Woman

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    Question: The guard is pissed at the inmate for how she handled the pregnancy cover-up. Was there a better way for her to handle it, or is he just mad that she slept with someone else?
     
  2. danterner

    danterner Not it!

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    Answer:

    I think that being mad that she had sex with Pornstache was part of it, but I think he also was taken aback that she was acting/thinking like a criminal would, and not all lovey-dovey.
     
  3. midas

    midas I heard that

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    He was also upset about the way he found out she was pregnant.
     
  4. Beryl

    Beryl Well-Known Member

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    HA! I do want to see Pornstache go down -- permanently.

    I have a problem with prison guard / inmate relationships but this one is really sweet. Not sure why it doesn't bother me since I recently voted to keep a former guard in prison (not in Community Corrections) for having sex with a couple of inmates.
     
  5. ThePennyDropped

    ThePennyDropped Now I get it.

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    Maybe he was also upset that she was setting Pornstache up to take the fall for something he didn't do (get her pregnant, I mean). (We know that he deserved it, but the other guards likely didn't know of his offenses.)
     
  6. Robin

    Robin Nasty Woman

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    That's true, pornstache had been befriending him so he probably thinks of him as an idiot, but mostly harmless. He didn't know about the drug running and no one knows about Tricia's death.

    A little sunshine would be nice, y'all. Tell him about the drugs! I can't remember, does the pregnant woman know?

    Theories about Crazy Eyes' backstory?
     
  7. betts4

    betts4 I am Spartacus!

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    Driven crazy by her parents?
     
  8. Robin

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    They seemed normal and loving (obviously looks can be deceiving) and she said they kept getting her out of the psych ward.
     
  9. FireMen2003

    FireMen2003 Well-Known Member

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    I'm awaiting to hear Crazy Eyes and the Quiet Cook who sang at the Christmas program back stories.
     
  10. Haps

    Haps eh?

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    "Egg McTampon. Rare"

    Got a good laugh outta that one.

    Saw the thread here and checked trailer. Looked pretty good. Wife and I watched 3 eps last night. Definately enjoying it.
     
  11. MLR930

    MLR930 Gamer Goddess

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    I'm having withdrawals, I want season 2 NOW!
     
  12. LaurenLMHC

    LaurenLMHC Member

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    I feel the same way. Why is this show so addicting? I feel completely obsessed with the story and characters
     
  13. markz

    markz Active Member

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    I just finished the book. It's hard to believe they are the same story. The show is much different.
     
  14. Robin

    Robin Nasty Woman

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    I just started the book. It hasn't much grabbed me so far but everyone I know who's seen/read both prefers the book.
     
  15. JohnB1000

    JohnB1000 Well-Known Member

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    I think you always prefer what you saw/read first.
     
  16. Robin

    Robin Nasty Woman

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    Actually everyone I know who's seen/read both saw the show first.
     
  17. Sep 3, 2013 #197 of 199
    scottjf8

    scottjf8 Dada and Kaya.

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    Robin

    Robin Nasty Woman

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    The GIFs are giving me a headache. I'm not sure I understand this new trend.

    I just finished the book. No real spoilers, but JIC:

    That would have made one incredibly boring TV show. I enjoyed the book, but it had none of the drama of the show. Completely different beasts.
     
  19. Sep 3, 2013 #199 of 199
    markz

    markz Active Member

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    I totally agree.
     

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