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Old July 13th 16, 05:03   #28
JoeD80
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Re: Is it time to give season 5 another chance?

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Even if the character doesn't acknowledge their flaws (and I maintain these particular flaws are out of character for the way those characters behaved in earlier seasons) the *story* must acknowledge them. Let the viewers decide if they are right or wrong, fine, but at least present it as a dilemma.
I disagree that the story needs to be that explicit. It wasn't a dilemma to Sheridan at the time; but it ended up spinning out of his control. That is the story showing consequences.

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Decisions like using telepaths to spy on people aren't even presented as ethical dilemmas - Sheridan's just like, go for it.
Yes which largely leads to Lyta feeling the way she does. This has been building in season four as well.
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