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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


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Previous Episodes

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


Supergirl S4E11 Review: “Blood Memory”

This time we have sisters discussing sisters! Also under discussion: - new Alex; - dude-bro rage; - the keeping of far too many secrets; - Nia’s powerful, and painful, origin story

Edited by Deanna Chapman

Trish Matson with David Schaub, Deanna Chapman and Sarah Elkins


Supergirl S4E10 Review: “Suspicious Minds”

Under discussion this time:

  • The towering hypocrisy of Kara opining that coverups always get found out.
  • Alternate plans to trap invisible creatures (silly string!)
  • The urgent need to have MIB-style memory flashy things.
  • New set alert! John Jones, PI
  • The possible impact of the mind wipe on Alex’s personality and identity

Trish Matson with David Schaub and Brianna Taeuber


Supergirl S4E09 Review: “Elseworlds”

No time for a clever synopsis; too much to cover. It’s crossover time!

Trish Matson with David Schaub


Supergirl S4E08 Review: “Bunker Hill”

Plot points:

  • Nia Nal’s powers are revealed.
  • Manchester Black’s creepy horror movie home invasion
  • Agent Liberty’s poor choice of secret hideouts on his own property
  • The new President isn’t evil, but is a bit of a populist ass.

Discussion points:

  • What does “Cards up” mean?
  • The possibility of weaponized shouting and/or spit in the right Superhands.
  • The incredible durability of Lockwood Steel (nicely surviving a Super drop test)
  • Supergirl winning the battle but losing the PR war.

Trish Matson with David Schaub


Supergirl S4E07 Review: “Rather the Fallen Angel”

This week, the episode is all about plans!

  • Lena trying to give Subject-0331 powers
  • Agent Liberty trying to kill Supergirl and blow up the “Statue of Liberty for Aliens”
  • Manchester Black’s trading Supergirl’s life for a chance to kill Agent Liberty.

Do the plans all make sense? We’ll leave it to you to decide. (But the answer is no.)

Trish Matson with David Schaub


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