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Recappables: True Detective

Rank #52 in TV & Film category

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An instant breakdown of every episode of ‘Westworld’ Season 2, hosted by The Ringer's David Shoemaker and a rotating panel of obsessive Ringer staffers.

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An instant breakdown of every episode of ‘Westworld’ Season 2, hosted by The Ringer's David Shoemaker and a rotating panel of obsessive Ringer staffers.

iTunes Ratings

448 Ratings
Average Ratings
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25
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37

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By Sir Loafensworth - Jun 27 2018
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Julliete Litman is without question the smartest and most interesting person on this podcast.

Micah

By Fashitter - Jun 26 2018
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Get rid of Micah, literally repeats every thing everyone else says, brings no original thoughts

iTunes Ratings

448 Ratings
Average Ratings
305
49
25
32
37

🤠

By Sir Loafensworth - Jun 27 2018
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Julliete Litman is without question the smartest and most interesting person on this podcast.

Micah

By Fashitter - Jun 26 2018
Read more

Get rid of Micah, literally repeats every thing everyone else says, brings no original thoughts

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Recappables: True Detective

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An instant breakdown of every episode of ‘Westworld’ Season 2, hosted by The Ringer's David Shoemaker and a rotating panel of obsessive Ringer staffers.

Top Episodes

Most Popular Episodes of Recappables: True Detective

Rank #1: 'Westworld,' S2E2: "Reunion"

Apr 30 2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Alison Herman, and Danny Heifetz discuss Dolores and Maeve's anticlimactic meeting and the introductions that happened in this episode (10:53), that surprising guest star (17:39), the Delos timeline (29:19), and this week's biggest theories (50:13). More from The Ringer:Get more of Danny's 'Westworld' theories hereSubscribe to 'The Dave Chang Show'

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Rank #2: ‘Westworld,’ S2E3: “Virtù e Fortuna”

May 07 2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Sean Fennessey, and Danny Heifetz discuss why this week's episode was confusing (5:38), the possibilities in store for discovering more of the wider world (8:52), the disappointing battle at Fort Forlorn Hope (27:22), and this week's awards (42:19).

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Rank #3: 'Westworld,' S2E4: "The Riddle of the Sphinx"

May 14 2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Jason Concepcion, and Danny Heifetz discuss Bernard's and Jim Delos's timeline jumps (7:50), the reveal of William's daughter and what her role may be going forward (27:19), and this week's awards (46:49).

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Rank #4: Theories From 'Westworld' S2E2: "Reunion"

May 01 2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Danny Heifetz, and Micah Peters discuss the correct timeline of Arnold's death (2:15), the theory that Teddy's brain is now in Bernard's body (9:56), and what Lee Sizemore may have to do with that giant sea from episode 1 (22:05). More from The Ringer:What ‘Westworld’ and Facebook Have in CommonThe Three Most Pressing Questions From ‘Westworld’ Episode 2 Reddit threads to check out:B = T theoryBernard's Shirts and ScarsDelores' Plan Find us on Twitter: @DavidShoemaker @Danny_Heifetz @micahpeters_ @Ringer

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Rank #5: 'Westworld,’ S2E8: “Kiksuya"

Jun 11 2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Andrew Gruttadaro, and Danny Heifetz break down why Akecheta is such an important host (8:29), the art of a bottle episode (24:14), and this week's awards (45:27). More from The Ringer:How to Glitch Like a ‘Westworld’ Robot: A Q&A With Louis Herthum What Makes a Great Episode of ‘Westworld’‘Black Mirror’ Showrunners on Their Favorite Episodes

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Rank #6: 'Westworld,' S2E6: "Phase Space"

May 29 2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Juliet Litman, and Danny Heifetz discuss this week's big reveal (7:32), the most pressing questions we're left with (31:45), and this episode's awards (48:02). More from The Ringer:How to Glitch Like a ‘Westworld’ RobotThe Three Most Pressing Questions From ‘Westworld’ Episode 6

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Rank #7: Theories From 'Westworld,' S2E3: "Virtù e Fortuna”

May 08 2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Micah Peters, and Danny Heifetz discuss this week's top theories including The Man In White (4:11), Elsie's potential return (6:02), and....'Jurassic Park'-world (15:02). More from The Ringer:The Three Most Pressing Questions From ‘Westworld’ Episode 3 Read more about the theories we mentioned:The Man In WhiteThe identity of "Grace"Pre-historic worldThe AI uprising is just another narrativeDelos logoIs Elsie coming back?

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Rank #8: ‘Westworld,’ S2E5: “Akane No Mai”

May 21 2018
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The Ringer’s David Shoemaker, Alyssa Bereznak, and Danny Heifetz discuss the parallel strands between this week’s episode and previous moments in ‘Westworld’ (06:15) before asking burning questions they have after visiting Shogun World (23:15). Then they hand out this week’s awards (50:05).

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Rank #9: Theories From 'Westworld,' S2E7: "Les Écorchés"

Jun 05 2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Micah Peters, and Danny Heifetz discuss this week's timelines (1:10), the wild Charlotte-Bernard theory (12:25), and why Wild Bill may be the key to figuring out where we're going next (38:36).

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Rank #10: Theories From 'Westworld,' S2E6: "Phase Space"

May 31 2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Micah Peters, and Danny Heifetz discuss things they missed in last week's episode (3:02), figuring out the cradle (13:43), and the connection hosts may have to elephants (37:20). This week's theories:Aspect ratioIs Bernard being looped?How the cradle impacts what we've seen so farAnts/superorganism theoryElephants are hostsElephants are metaphors for hosts

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Rank #11: 'Westworld,’ S2E7: “Les Écorchés"

Jun 04 2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Kate Knibbs, and Danny Heifetz discuss what "the door" may be (13:18), Maeve and the Man in Black's dramatic reunion (32:41), and this week's awards (51:20). More from The Ringer:Theories From ‘Westworld,’ S2E6: “Phase Space”The Many Murdochs Behind ‘Succession’The Ringer Guide to Streaming in June

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Rank #12: Theories From ‘Westworld,’ S2E5: “Akane No Mai”

May 22 2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Micah Peters, and Danny Heifetz discuss the driving theories of this season so far (9:47), whether or not Ford is a host (16:51), and what's in store next week (38:07). More from The Ringer:The ‘Westworld’ Midseason Exit SurveyThe Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Life of Teddy Flood This week's theories:Delores' planPlagiarism + host constructionMaeve's daughterThe cradle

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Rank #13: Theories From 'Westworld,' S2E4: "The Riddle of the Sphynx"

May 15 2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Micah Peters, and Danny Heifetz discuss the importance of the book sitting in Jim Delos's "apartment" (9:10), this week's mind-blowing theory about the Man in Black (19:20), and why Dolores may be journeying to a library (29:40).

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Rank #14: Theories From 'Westworld' S2E10, "The Passenger"

Jun 26 2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Micah Peters, and Danny Heifetz discuss the Easter eggs left throughout the finale (21:03), the latest fan theories (26:12), and the biggest moments from this season (48:24). More from The Ringer:‘Westworld’ Season Finale, and the Search for the Next ‘Game of Thrones’The Haphazard Storytelling of ‘Westworld’ Season 2The Best TV of 2018—So Far

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Rank #15: 'Westworld,' S2E10: "The Passenger"

Jun 25 2018
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In this live podcast, The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Juliet Litman, Micah Peters, and Danny Heifetz give their immediate reactions to the 'Westworld' Season 2 finale (8:01), discuss the biggest cliffhangers (32:10), and answer fan questions (64:55). Watch the live taping of this episode on Twitter, YouTube, or Facebook. More from The Ringer:The Five Most Pressing Questions From the ‘Westworld’ FinaleWhat Matters in the ‘Westworld’ Finale‘Westworld’ Is Inspired by Video Games, but That Doesn’t Mean It Should Be Treated Like OneWhat Show Does ‘Westworld’ Want to Be?

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Rank #16: Theories From 'Westworld,' S2E9: "Vanishing Point"

Jun 19 2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Micah Peters, and Danny Heifetz discuss what next week's trailer tells us about the Season 2 finale (4:49), Logan's return (28:04), and all the possible references to classic literature (31:04). More from The Ringer:Character Study: The Man in BlackThe Three Most Pressing Questions From ‘Westworld’ Episode 9

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Rank #17: 'Westworld,' S2E9: "Vanishing Point"

Jun 18 2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Sean Fennessey, and Danny Heifetz break down the penultimate episode of the season and discuss whether the Man in Black is a host (9:50), how seriously viewers should take character deaths (15:30), and what we learned from all the flashbacks (27:27).

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Rank #18: Theories From ‘Westworld,’ S2E8: “Kiksuya”

Jun 12 2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Micah Peters, and Danny Heifetz discuss what they got wrong in the last episode (03:00), speculate further about the theory that William is a host (19:40), and look ahead to next week’s episode (48:10).

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Rank #19: 'Westworld,' S2E1: "Journey Into Night"

Apr 23 2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Chris Ryan, and Danny Heifetz discuss the Season 2 premiere of 'Westworld' (1:06), the most shocking moment of the episode (21:42), and what new plot theories were created (36:19).

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Rank #20: Introducing 'Westworld: The Recappables:'

Apr 19 2018
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The Ringer's David Shoemaker and Danny Heifetz introduce a brand-new podcast, which will cover Season 2 of HBO's 'Westworld,' examine where the show left off in Season 1, and discuss what there is to look forward to.

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Rank #1: 'Westworld,' S2E2: "Reunion"

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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Alison Herman, and Danny Heifetz discuss Dolores and Maeve's anticlimactic meeting and the introductions that happened in this episode (10:53), that surprising guest star (17:39), the Delos timeline (29:19), and this week's biggest theories (50:13). More from The Ringer:Get more of Danny's 'Westworld' theories hereSubscribe to 'The Dave Chang Show'

Apr 30 2018
56 mins
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Rank #2: ‘Westworld,’ S2E3: “Virtù e Fortuna”

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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Sean Fennessey, and Danny Heifetz discuss why this week's episode was confusing (5:38), the possibilities in store for discovering more of the wider world (8:52), the disappointing battle at Fort Forlorn Hope (27:22), and this week's awards (42:19).

May 07 2018
51 mins
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Rank #3: 'Westworld,' S2E4: "The Riddle of the Sphinx"

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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Jason Concepcion, and Danny Heifetz discuss Bernard's and Jim Delos's timeline jumps (7:50), the reveal of William's daughter and what her role may be going forward (27:19), and this week's awards (46:49).

May 14 2018
1 hour 6 mins
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Rank #4: Theories From 'Westworld' S2E2: "Reunion"

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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Danny Heifetz, and Micah Peters discuss the correct timeline of Arnold's death (2:15), the theory that Teddy's brain is now in Bernard's body (9:56), and what Lee Sizemore may have to do with that giant sea from episode 1 (22:05). More from The Ringer:What ‘Westworld’ and Facebook Have in CommonThe Three Most Pressing Questions From ‘Westworld’ Episode 2 Reddit threads to check out:B = T theoryBernard's Shirts and ScarsDelores' Plan Find us on Twitter: @DavidShoemaker @Danny_Heifetz @micahpeters_ @Ringer

May 01 2018
23 mins
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Rank #5: 'Westworld,’ S2E8: “Kiksuya"

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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Andrew Gruttadaro, and Danny Heifetz break down why Akecheta is such an important host (8:29), the art of a bottle episode (24:14), and this week's awards (45:27). More from The Ringer:How to Glitch Like a ‘Westworld’ Robot: A Q&A With Louis Herthum What Makes a Great Episode of ‘Westworld’‘Black Mirror’ Showrunners on Their Favorite Episodes

Jun 11 2018
1 hour 1 min
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Rank #6: 'Westworld,' S2E6: "Phase Space"

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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Juliet Litman, and Danny Heifetz discuss this week's big reveal (7:32), the most pressing questions we're left with (31:45), and this episode's awards (48:02). More from The Ringer:How to Glitch Like a ‘Westworld’ RobotThe Three Most Pressing Questions From ‘Westworld’ Episode 6

May 29 2018
1 hour
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Rank #7: Theories From 'Westworld,' S2E3: "Virtù e Fortuna”

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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Micah Peters, and Danny Heifetz discuss this week's top theories including The Man In White (4:11), Elsie's potential return (6:02), and....'Jurassic Park'-world (15:02). More from The Ringer:The Three Most Pressing Questions From ‘Westworld’ Episode 3 Read more about the theories we mentioned:The Man In WhiteThe identity of "Grace"Pre-historic worldThe AI uprising is just another narrativeDelos logoIs Elsie coming back?

May 08 2018
26 mins
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Rank #8: ‘Westworld,’ S2E5: “Akane No Mai”

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The Ringer’s David Shoemaker, Alyssa Bereznak, and Danny Heifetz discuss the parallel strands between this week’s episode and previous moments in ‘Westworld’ (06:15) before asking burning questions they have after visiting Shogun World (23:15). Then they hand out this week’s awards (50:05).

May 21 2018
1 hour 4 mins
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Rank #9: Theories From 'Westworld,' S2E7: "Les Écorchés"

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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Micah Peters, and Danny Heifetz discuss this week's timelines (1:10), the wild Charlotte-Bernard theory (12:25), and why Wild Bill may be the key to figuring out where we're going next (38:36).

Jun 05 2018
43 mins
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Rank #10: Theories From 'Westworld,' S2E6: "Phase Space"

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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Micah Peters, and Danny Heifetz discuss things they missed in last week's episode (3:02), figuring out the cradle (13:43), and the connection hosts may have to elephants (37:20). This week's theories:Aspect ratioIs Bernard being looped?How the cradle impacts what we've seen so farAnts/superorganism theoryElephants are hostsElephants are metaphors for hosts

May 31 2018
56 mins
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Rank #11: 'Westworld,’ S2E7: “Les Écorchés"

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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Kate Knibbs, and Danny Heifetz discuss what "the door" may be (13:18), Maeve and the Man in Black's dramatic reunion (32:41), and this week's awards (51:20). More from The Ringer:Theories From ‘Westworld,’ S2E6: “Phase Space”The Many Murdochs Behind ‘Succession’The Ringer Guide to Streaming in June

Jun 04 2018
59 mins
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Rank #12: Theories From ‘Westworld,’ S2E5: “Akane No Mai”

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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Micah Peters, and Danny Heifetz discuss the driving theories of this season so far (9:47), whether or not Ford is a host (16:51), and what's in store next week (38:07). More from The Ringer:The ‘Westworld’ Midseason Exit SurveyThe Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Life of Teddy Flood This week's theories:Delores' planPlagiarism + host constructionMaeve's daughterThe cradle

May 22 2018
42 mins
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Rank #13: Theories From 'Westworld,' S2E4: "The Riddle of the Sphynx"

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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Micah Peters, and Danny Heifetz discuss the importance of the book sitting in Jim Delos's "apartment" (9:10), this week's mind-blowing theory about the Man in Black (19:20), and why Dolores may be journeying to a library (29:40).

May 15 2018
48 mins
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Rank #14: Theories From 'Westworld' S2E10, "The Passenger"

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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Micah Peters, and Danny Heifetz discuss the Easter eggs left throughout the finale (21:03), the latest fan theories (26:12), and the biggest moments from this season (48:24). More from The Ringer:‘Westworld’ Season Finale, and the Search for the Next ‘Game of Thrones’The Haphazard Storytelling of ‘Westworld’ Season 2The Best TV of 2018—So Far

Jun 26 2018
57 mins
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Rank #15: 'Westworld,' S2E10: "The Passenger"

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In this live podcast, The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Juliet Litman, Micah Peters, and Danny Heifetz give their immediate reactions to the 'Westworld' Season 2 finale (8:01), discuss the biggest cliffhangers (32:10), and answer fan questions (64:55). Watch the live taping of this episode on Twitter, YouTube, or Facebook. More from The Ringer:The Five Most Pressing Questions From the ‘Westworld’ FinaleWhat Matters in the ‘Westworld’ Finale‘Westworld’ Is Inspired by Video Games, but That Doesn’t Mean It Should Be Treated Like OneWhat Show Does ‘Westworld’ Want to Be?

Jun 25 2018
1 hour 19 mins
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Rank #16: Theories From 'Westworld,' S2E9: "Vanishing Point"

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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Micah Peters, and Danny Heifetz discuss what next week's trailer tells us about the Season 2 finale (4:49), Logan's return (28:04), and all the possible references to classic literature (31:04). More from The Ringer:Character Study: The Man in BlackThe Three Most Pressing Questions From ‘Westworld’ Episode 9

Jun 19 2018
1 hour
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Rank #17: 'Westworld,' S2E9: "Vanishing Point"

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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Sean Fennessey, and Danny Heifetz break down the penultimate episode of the season and discuss whether the Man in Black is a host (9:50), how seriously viewers should take character deaths (15:30), and what we learned from all the flashbacks (27:27).

Jun 18 2018
1 hour 3 mins
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Rank #18: Theories From ‘Westworld,’ S2E8: “Kiksuya”

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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Micah Peters, and Danny Heifetz discuss what they got wrong in the last episode (03:00), speculate further about the theory that William is a host (19:40), and look ahead to next week’s episode (48:10).

Jun 12 2018
53 mins
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Rank #19: 'Westworld,' S2E1: "Journey Into Night"

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The Ringer's David Shoemaker, Chris Ryan, and Danny Heifetz discuss the Season 2 premiere of 'Westworld' (1:06), the most shocking moment of the episode (21:42), and what new plot theories were created (36:19).

Apr 23 2018
43 mins
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Rank #20: Introducing 'Westworld: The Recappables:'

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The Ringer's David Shoemaker and Danny Heifetz introduce a brand-new podcast, which will cover Season 2 of HBO's 'Westworld,' examine where the show left off in Season 1, and discuss what there is to look forward to.

Apr 19 2018
6 mins
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