Welcome to Twin Peaks:/\/\ First-Watch Recap: Season 1: Ep. 1.8 “The Last Evening” (Original airdate Wednesday, May 23, 1990) — a review

Welcome to my First-Watch of the original 30 episodes of the 1990-91 television series Twin Peaks. Below are the bulletpointed notes I jotted down while watching the episode “The Last Evening.” On this date in history, some viewers may have missed this episode because the finale was shown on Wednesday night instead of its usual […]

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Welcome to Twin Peaks:/\/\ First-Watch Recap: Season 1: Ep. 1.7 “Realization Time” (Original airdate Thursday, May 17, 1990) — a review

Welcome to my First-Watch of the original 30 episodes of the 1990-91 television series Twin Peaks. Below are the bulletpointed notes I jotted down while watching the episode “Realization Time.” On this date in history, the World Health Organization (WHO) removed homosexuality from its list of diseases. That was progressive of them. The day before […]

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Welcome to Twin Peaks:/\/\ First-Watch Recap: Season 1: Ep. 1.6 “Cooper’s Dreams” (Original airdate Thursday, May 10, 1990) — a review

Welcome to my First-Watch of the original 30 episodes of the 1990-91 television series Twin Peaks. Below are the bulletpointed notes I jotted down while watching the episode “Cooper’s Dreams.” On this date in history, actress Susan Oliver passed away. She was a veteran actor and appeared in just about everything, including The Twilight Zone, […]

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Welcome to Twin Peaks:/\/\ First-Watch Recap: Season 1: Ep. 1.5 “The One-Armed Man” (Original airdate Thursday, May 3, 1990) — a review

Welcome to my First-Watch of the original 30 episodes of the 1990-91 television series Twin Peaks. Below are the bulletpointed notes I jotted down while watching the episode “The One-Armed Man.” On this date in history, Bell Biv DeVoe’s “Poison” was #1 on the R&B charts. I recently heard it on one of those television […]

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Welcome to Twin Peaks:/\/\ First-Watch Recap: Season 1: Ep. 1.4 “Rest in Pain” (Original airdate Thursday, April 26, 1990) — a review

Welcome to my First-Watch of the original 30 episodes of the 1990-91 television series Twin Peaks. Below are the bulletpointed notes I jotted down while watching the episode “Rest in Pain.” On this date in history, if this is your birthday, you are a Milennial, and you recently turned 30 years old. So, Happy Birthday! […]

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Welcome to Twin Peaks:/\/\ First-Watch Recap: Season 1: Ep. 1.3 “Zen, or the Skill to Catch a Killer” (Original airdate Thursday, April 19, 1990) — a review

Welcome to my First-Watch of the original 30 episodes of the 1990-91 television series Twin Peaks. Below are the bulletpointed notes I jotted down while watching the episode “Zen, or the Skill to Catch a Killer.” On this date in history, the Philadelphia 76ers and the Detroit Pistons got into an all-out brawl in the […]

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Welcome to Twin Peaks:/\/\ First-Watch Recap: Season 1: Ep. 1.2 “Traces to Nowhere” (Original airdate Thursday, April 12, 1990) — a review

Welcome to my First-Watch of the original 30 episodes of the 1990-91 television series Twin Peaks. Below are the bulletpointed notes I jotted down while watching the episode “Traces to Nowhere.” On this date in history, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990) was raking it in at the box office. It had knocked Pretty Woman out […]

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Welcome to Twin Peaks:/\/\ First-Watch Recap: Season 1: Ep. 1.1 “Pilot/Northwest Passage” (Original airdate Sunday, April 8, 1990) — a review (Part 2 of 2)

Welcome to my First-Watch of the original 30 episodes of the 1990-91 television series Twin Peaks. Below are the bulletpointed notes I jotted down while watching the second half of “Pilot/Northwest Passage.” It seems a little late in the narrative to keep introducing new characters and settings, but that’s what we’re doing. In fact, FBI […]

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Welcome to Twin Peaks:/\/\ First-Watch Recap: Season 1: Ep. 1.1 “Pilot/Northwest Passage” (Original airdate Sunday, April 8, 1990) — a review (Part 1 of 2)

I’ve been told that I can be a stubborn man. I’ve heard about the television series Twin Peaks for thirty years now, and I’ve always been tempted to watch it. The show gets referenced all the time, especially with reviewers of any series with a quirky, offbeat or surrealistic vibe. Just recently, I was reading […]

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