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Supergirl S4E22 Review: “The Quest for Peace”

We discuss:

  • Strange flashbacks

  • Various gambits

  • Luthor family tea

  • The future of Harun-El

  • Big Fights

  • Lena and Kara competing to be the biggest dummy

  • Nia being too understanding

  • George being awesome

  • The entire season and our hopes and fears for next.

Edited by Deanna Chapman

Trish Matson with David Schaub


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Previous Episodes

Supergirl S4E21 Review: “Red Dawn”

We discuss:

  • Alex remembering

  • The DEO lying about what triangulation means

  • Super Fighting

  • Lena being risky

  • Brainy & Dreamer having stupid stupid stupid plans

  • Everything else happening off screen

Edited by Deanna Chapman.

Trish Matson with David Schaub and Deanna Chapman


Supergirl S4E20 Review: “Will the Real Miss Tessmacher Please Stand Up?”

We discuss:

  • Lena & Kara learning things in Kasnia, while Kara makes incomprehensible decisions.

  • Alex & Kelley bonding while Alex is still not doing her job;

  • Lockwood losing it, and being a really sucky dad;

Wait… this is ALSO not an episode about Eve.

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Edited by Seth Heasley

Trish Matson with David Schaub


Supergirl S4E19 Review: “American Dreamer”

We discuss:

  • James and Kelly overcoming childhood trauma.

  • Nia picking up the cape but NOT dreaming.

  • Kara being awesome being Kara.

  • Lockwood family woes.

  • Lena hitting bottom.

  • Alex not doing her job, but hanging out with Kelley.

  • J’onn hiding on Mars while directing this great episode.

Edited by Deanna Chapman.

Trish Matson with Deanna Chapman and David Schaub


Supergirl S4E18 Review: “Crime and Punishment”

This week, we discuss:

  • James making hard choices;

  • Brainy avoiding hard choices;

  • Lean burying herself in Lex’s manipulations;

  • Supergirl being a narcisist trouble-maker;

  • Alex failing to get fired;

  • Haley making the right hard choices in spite of Alex;

  • Lockwood being delayed, but now armed;

  • and, will Kara and James EVER stop forgetting that their day jobs are powerful?

Edited by Seth Heasley

Trish Matson with David Schaub


Supergirl S4E17 Review: “All About Eve”

Discussed this week:

-J’onn getting manipulated by M’yrnn?

-Lena/Alex/Supergirl learn to be bygons?

-Not actually much about Eve?

-James PTSDing or powering up?

-Red Supergirl making trouble?

Edited by Deanna Chapman.

Trish Matson with Deanna Chapman and David Schaub


Supergirl S4E16 Review: “House of L”

Discussed this week:

  • Lex’s poor risk assessment, and knowing too much to live;

  • Eve’s strange backstory;

  • The “Lena’s a dummy” problem;

  • Red’s corruption;

  • and a poorly plotted use of long range rockets.

Edited by Seth Heasley

Trish Matson with David Schaub


Supergirl S4E15 Review: “O Brother, Where Art Thou?”

Topics this week: - James not being quite dead yet;

  • Nia and Brainy blaming themselves, and Keanu getting between them;

  • The ongoing inconsistent Lena characterization, and her working with lex;

  • Doylist VS Watsonian backstories for Eve;

  • Development of the Harun-El Curative Tonic; and

  • Manchester Black spending all his focus on finding J’onn beautiful.

Edited by Deanna Chapman

David Schaub with Deanna Chapman


Supergirl S4E14 Review: “Stand and Deliver”

Under discussion this time:

  • The elite falling like dominos and tricking the viewers?
  • Alex doing her job,
  • Brainy NOT doing his job,
  • Dreamer dialling it to 11,
  • Quentin getting the arc Ben won’t,
  • and James groking his job, briefly

Edited by Deanna Chapman.

Trish Matson with David Schaub


Supergirl S4E13 Review: “What’s So Funny About Truth, Justice, and the American Way?”

Under discussion this week:

  • Lena working with the DEO, but invalidating the apparent reason for the breakup;
  • Nia training with brainy… the man-splaining stopped, and hopefully the boring fights will too;
  • The Elite forming and causing trouble;
  • The President sounding strangely reasonable in comparison to Supergirl;
  • J’onn questioning his pacifism for doylist reasons; and,
  • Agent Liberty getting more power and more crazed.

Edited by Seth Heasley

Trish Matson with David Schaub


Supergirl S4E12 Review: “Menagerie”

Under discussion this time: - So many Valentine’s Days motifs… - DC’s take on Venom; - Kara trying to work with Alex; - Ben Lockwood putting his child in danger; - Brainy and Nia’s progress; - James and Lena’s woes; and - The President making lots of bad calls.

Edited by Deanna Chapman

David Schaub with Deanna Chapman


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