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Old July 19 2014, 11:28 PM   #166
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Re: Netflix Presents: Orange is the New Black

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I liked how the Piper stories were somewhat de-emphasized. It seems like everyone else's problems are more interesting than hers.
That in itself is about Piper and her time in prison. These are the people she met and they all have stories to tell which puts hers in perspective.
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Old July 20 2014, 12:50 AM   #167
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That in itself is about Piper and her time in prison. These are the people she met and they all have stories to tell which puts hers in perspective.
Yeah, but that doesn't make her stuff more fun to watch. I would have gladly traded her furlough episode for another inside the prison.
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Old July 20 2014, 02:42 AM   #168
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I can't stand Piper and Alex! Either as individuals or a couple. I think the other inmates are a lot more interesting.
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Old July 20 2014, 03:49 AM   #169
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Season 2 definitely got better because they diluted Piper's main character-ness.
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Old July 22 2014, 05:48 PM   #170
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Re: Netflix Presents: Orange is the New Black

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Wait. Do we think Vee might not be dead? Gah.
She's definitely a goner. The character was only meant for this season, her arc is over and there would be no reason to bring her back.

That being said, I've seen showrunners do stupid things before (bringing back Syler on Heroes?)
I really hope she is. I may or may not of jumped for a joy a little bit during that scene.
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Old July 24 2014, 10:39 PM   #171
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Breaking News! I just found out that Pablo Schreiber (Pornstache) will not be in season 3 because he has a leading role (I think) on a new show. That kind of sucks. He was the character you loved to hate.
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Old July 24 2014, 11:27 PM   #172
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Hopefully we'll see him eventually though. At least his absence will make sense.

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Old July 24 2014, 11:39 PM   #173
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I also read that he has kept the door open for future appearances if the show continues beyond season 3. I can't believe I'm going to miss such a vile mysogynistic jerk!
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Old July 25 2014, 12:46 AM   #174
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Mendes is a great villain but it wouldn't make sense for him to appear next season. At least without making some weird contrived reason he isn't in prison for rape.

Unless they wanted to do a side-story in a men's minimum security prison, which would be awesome.
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Old July 25 2014, 03:45 AM   #175
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Given the spoilers we've already heard for season 3, perhaps we will see him in another character's flashback.
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Old August 17 2014, 06:00 AM   #176
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The first season of OITNB won three Emmys at the Creative Arts ceremony (basically, where they stick the categories that aren't important enough for the primetime broadcast):

1. Guest Actress in a Comedy Series - Uzo Aduba (Suzanne/Crazy Eyes)
2. Casting in a Comedy Series
3. Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Comedy Series - "Tit Punch"
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Old October 16 2014, 08:52 PM   #177
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Apparently Katie Holmes was offered the role of Piper but passed. Read about it here.
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Old December 31 2014, 10:23 PM   #178
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This is one of my FAVORITE shows! SOO Good! =)

Anybody know if they are working on another season?

(Marco Polo is my new favorite...) ;-)

Happy New Year! =D
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Old December 31 2014, 10:30 PM   #179
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They are definitely working on another season.
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Old December 31 2014, 11:08 PM   #180
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They are definitely working on another season.
Nice! Any Idea when we will get it?

Also: NEED next (last?) season of Game of Thrones!!

Netflix RULES! =D
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