In “Second Last,” we find that Continuum remains science fiction at its best. Beneath all the trappings of technology, philosophy and pioneer experiments lies the most powerful motivator in the universe: love. Whether it’s Kellogg’s love of self, Kiera’s love for her son, Verta’s love of power or Alec’s love for Emily, “Second Last” shows almost every character’s love pushing them toward their respective futures. Not all of them are

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Hours later, I’m still processing “Second Guess.” Probably the most relevant episode of the season, “Second Guess” focuses on political corruption, privacy issues, and a plotline I still can’t make heads nor tail of but find most intriguing. “Second Guess” continues the corrupted political official storyline with Tahmoh Penikett’s Jim Martin campaigning in the final days of the election for mayor. He’s had meetings with Verta (who threatens his life

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“Second Thoughts” utilizes bookends that do a fantastic job of bringing to light Kiera’s past, opening up an avenue of thought about why she may have wanted to join the CPS. “Second Thoughts” begins in the future, with Kiera in a helicoptor taxi. She stops off in a bad part of town and locates a young woman named Hannah. It appears that Hannah is on drugs, and while Kiera offers

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“Split Second” is one of those episodes that reminds me why I watch television. It isn’t the greatest hour of television, but it is one that gives you a lot to think about as well as deepens character relationships while building on seasonal story arcs. It isn’t often we get such well-plotted, beautiful, moving stories. The flashbacks in “Split Second” revolve around two of the Liber8 terrorists, who were once

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