Ranking the Episodes of The X-Files Season 1 – #21-24

I have a serious problem when it comes to re-watching television shows. I tend to enjoy my subsequent viewings more than my first viewing so my TV is usually inundated with repeats of stuff I've already seen. Not a problem…

My Struggle V – AKA My Experience Watching The X-Files S11E10 (“My Struggle IV”)

Boy it's a good thing that I have mentally checked out of the mythology in Seasons 10 and 11. Otherwise, My Struggle IV would have left me frothing in rage. As it is, I am merely amused by how poorly…

Scully’s Kid is a (G)houligan – A Review of The X-Files Season 11 Episode 5 (Ghouli)

Disclaimer...I was in the middle of moving these last couple of weeks so I apologize to my three fans about my reviews being late. I'll get back to them at some point but for now, you guys will get my…

“This” Was an Improvement – My Review of The X-Files S11E2 (This)

"This" was a massive improvement for Season 11 of the X-Files over the premiere.  The premiere was sloppy, poorly acted, horribly written and badly paced.   Thankfully,  the majority of my problems with the premiere were minimized here and what we…

My Struggling Impressions of The X-Files S11E1 – My Struggle III

The two mythology episodes in Season 10 were utter garbage.  I was so excited to see them take the show in a new direction while keeping the atmosphere, pacing, characterizations and drama that I loved from my youth.  But they…

Mulder and Scully Get Their Ghosts Machined – A Retrospective Recap/Review of The X-Files Season 1 Episode 7: Ghost in the Machine

Hi peeps, here we are with the next recap in my series of sarcastic look backs at one of my favorite shows, The X-Files.  This episode is pretty rough to watch but, hey, it makes it all the more fun…

Mulder and Scully Throw Some Shade – A Retroactive Recap/Review of The X-Files Season 1 Episode 6: Shadows

Recap: Our story begins with Lauren Kite cleaning up the office of her boss, the recently dead-by-suicide Howard Graves and being attacked by extremist terrorists at an ATM machine. Thankfully, someone or something is watching out for her seeing as…

Mulder and Scully Get Their Jersies Deviled – A Retroactive Recap/Review of The X-Files Season 1 Episode 5 (The Jersey Devil)

Recap: Back in the early 1900's, while wholesome families sing wholesome songs during wholesome car rides and wholesome father's dutifully fix tires while wholesomely cursing ("darn it!"), a decidedly unwholesome man-beast murders the wholesome father before being shot to death…

Mulder and Scully Learn Binary Code: A Retroactive Recap/Review of The X-Files Season 1 Episode 4 – Conduit

Recap: A poor mother is woken up from a relaxing slumber by some nuisance shaking her RV, pointing a flashlight in her window, heating up her doorknob and absconding with her daughter.  Understandably upset,  the mother, Darlene Morris runs around…

Mulder and Scully Learn About Flexibility – Retroactive Recap/Review of The X-Files Season 1 Episode 3 (Squeeze)

Recap An elderly, flexible, and athletic man becomes frustrated due to his liver deficiency and decides to embark on a murderous and amoral crusade against those with healthy livers, whilst showing off his athleticism by traversing through building air-ducts. Tooms,…

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