Um. Yeah. I… I really don’t know what the hell is going on with this show. It had ramped up to something so interesting, and then in a single episode… it just… it… I don’t know what’s going on. And the scenes from next week? Really, AHS? A creepy homeless man Christmas episode? I don’t have high hopes for next week. But we can’t talk about that until it happens, so I just wanted to check in on what we missed.
I knew I wasn’t going to be recapping this show every week, but I was going to try. But this show is so (delightfully) fucked up that sometimes it’s best to just wait it out and revisit it. So, what did we miss?
Two weeks ago, the story was mostly about Dr. Thredson and his kidnapping of Lana. The gist of what we find out is that he has some serious mommy issues. She was a young mother, abandoned him when he was young, and little Oliver grew up in an orphanage. But he made it to med school, and upon seeing his first cadaver, his immediate thought of course was “Mommy?” He knew it wasn’t actually his mother, but she represented his mother in that she was about the same age his mother was when she abandoned him, and… well I guess that was enough for him. She also had dark hair I guess. And was naked? I don’t think that was part of it, but Oliver apparently had no qualms about hugging the cadaver later that night after all the other students and doctors had left. So far so good. Read the rest of this entry »