Originally published with Paste Magazine on August 12, 2015.
In an episode that ended up involving Beatrice performing a “nervous breakdown incest striptease,” Dodo detoxing from morphine and a tale of a mid-summer elephant hanging, “Dog Dinner Party” actually ended up being much tamer than others this season. That doesn’t mean the laughs were absent, but rather the pacing slowed ever so slightly and things seemed less raucous in the Bellacourt household. In many ways, the episode set things up for the shit to really hit the fan next week asAnother Period inches closer to its season finale. [Full article available at Paste]