Odd Connections And Answers Abound In The Garveys At Their Best

August 25, 2014 7:22 AM

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In flipping through channels tonight, stopping on HBO during one of many different scenes in The Leftovers' "The Garveys at Their Best," one might have assumed that Damon Lindelof and Tom Perrotta had completely retooled the series, with amity and jubilance substituted in as its standard emotions. Of course, there were plenty of scenes oozing the expected darkness and despair, but still…people were smiling! And laughing! And not dying!

Choosing not to progress the sobering events at the end of last week’s episode, The Leftovers instead clues viewers into the events of the days prior to the Sudden Departure that led the series premiere. And I guess it’s no surprise that things weren’t completely hunky dory back then, either, despit...

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