TV Club: Eph gets his groove back, and The Strain returns to fighting vampires

Because The A.V. Club knows that TV shows keep going even if we’re not writing at length about them, we’re experimenting with discussion posts. For certain shows, one of our TV writers will publish some brief thoughts about the latest episode, and open the comments for readers to share theirs.

  • Long ago The Strain moved away from having any sort of meaningful thematic throughline, but now that the final season is underway, there seems to be a haphazard attempt at getting some sort of cultural or political point across. That said, it comes in the form of Quinlan saying that the strigoi haven’t caused the downfall of man and the planet, but rather human’s and their weapons have brought about their own destruction, which is just general enough to avoid being all that interesting.
  • Fet, Charlotte, and Quinlan show up at the missile silo with …

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