Articles Posted in the " orphan black " Category

  • Orphan Black 2×01 Review: Nature Under Constraint and Vexed

    The season two premiere of Orphan Black started off with a bang. Literally. Several of them. There were guns aplenty in the season opener as Sarah frantically searches for her daughter and evades the formidable DYAD institute. The other two protagonist clones, Cosima and Alison, may have their own personal drama occurring, but the nature […]


  • Orphan Black Theory: Who Are The Monitors?

    The last two episodes have introduced the idea of “monitors” to the Orphan Black universe. These people seem to be hired by some shadowy organization to keep close tabs on the clones. It’s a “double blind” because the monitors have no idea why they’re doing what they’re doing. When Paul began to unravel the real […]


  • Orphan Black Theories: Why Is Sarah Different?

    So it appears that we’ve gotten to the meaty plotty portion of the season and holy crap I have a lot of ideas.  Here my are my current theories about Sarah and the other clones. Theory 1: Sarah is the original. All the others are clones. It’s a common misconception that clones can’t reproduce. In […]


  • Hey you! Watch Orphan Black!

    Hey you! Are you watching Orphan Black? No? Well you should! It’s great. And here’s why… So it’s about clones. Yes, I know, but stick with me here.  There’s so much more to it than that.  If you saw the trailer you’d know that already, but if you dived into the show without any forewarning […]


  • New Show: Orphan Black – I Already Love It

    I was so excited about Doctor Who today and the upcoming episodes of Game of Thrones and The Walking Dead that I almost didn’t notice an interesting new mystery show get launched by BBC America. Thankfully I have a weakness for pilot episodes and when I saw it I decided, eh, why not? And then […]