I jinxed myself when I hoped that "True Blood" would keep up the pace that it presented ever so nicely last week. But there were still enough highlights and WTF moments to keep the episode afloat, if only barely.
I'm not completely sold on this season of "True Blood" just yet. So far, not too much has happened, and, on par with the last couple seasons, some plots are so extraneous that I can't find myself caring about them.
Stabler is in the house. Christopher Meloni made his first "True Blood" appearance as Roman, a member of the vampire Authority, in the second episode of Season 5 this week. Relive the best moments in a GIF slideshow.
Recent TV programming and box office blockbusters show a land office business underway in fantasy. There has to be some correspondence between the tenor of 21st century American life and this public fascination with entirely fictional worlds.