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Gah the picking over every little thing on Bones lately is getting on my last nerve. ...Do I think Brennan will believe in God now? NO I don't. She is a still a woman of science and everything that happened to her during meeting with her mother could be easily explained as just a vivid dream with a combined rememberance of her own buried deep memories ....Do I think that Brennan as a partner to Booth and a parent to Christine needs to lighten up a little, stop being so controlling and be a little more fun and not to live her life experiences with them through the guide of a science book? YES I do!!! ....and that was all the ep was trying to say imo. Stop and smell the roses love.

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I was surprised by such a negative review for The Shot in The Dark, as I really enjoyed this episode. It had sweet moments between Booth & Brennan, the Jeffersonian team was highlighted as they worked together to solve who shot Brennan, and the interesting science casework and discovery of the "blood bullet". I didn't think that Brennan's rational history was re-written. The science part of Brennan will strongly continue to guide who Brennan is, but her "near-death experience" will help her open her up to other views. Obviously Brennan won't change overnight after almost a lifetime of rational thinking, but the effects of the experience will act as yet another stepping stone in her character growth.

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loved the episode, the love between Booth and Brennan was beautifúl, it shone brightly and made me smile.

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Dear some fans if you aren't enjoying watching Bones anymore then find something that you are enjoying to watch....Move on....The show is what it is now. and the writers will do what they want want and they don't need to consult the small % representation of the loud online fans footstomping, when they see 8M+ (current viewership} online posting then maybe they will take note..... Bottom line, nobody is forcing you to watch it, it's your choice. Life is too to short

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If you don't watch Bones, have not watched in a while or not watched this episode then your point of view and opinion of the show currently and saìd episode is completely INVALID and quite frankly you have too much time on your hands trolling websites for Bones articles and reviews to spew your distain. Get a life.

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I loved most everything about this episode. It moved me. No one said Brennan was going to change completely, or that she only became brilliant and studious because of her mother's comment. What would be so bad about her working to become more spontaneous? Bren doesn't say she now believes in God. She doesn't change completely. With decades of living as objectively and unemotionally as she has, her neural networks are hard wired to be the way she is ... Brennan knows this.

The case - the blood bullet was brilliant. I expected to see Booth a little more visibly distraught at the hospital by shedding a few tears. I have watched the episode three times ... catching new things every time.

The experiences with her mother were supposed to be fantastical. I think we will see that some of the very poignant things she said will give Brennan a lot to think about. 1)That leaving her daughter was extremely difficult for Christine, and that it basically broke her heart 2) That Brennan thinks she can understand that which is not able to be understood 3) That her mother loved her. The closure of getting to say she missed and loved her mother is also big.

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En las entrevistas que he leído, no se habla de que Brennan cambie completamente; yo simplemente lo veo como el capitulo para que ella cerrara esos cavos sueltos y esos vacíos de tantos años por culpa de sus padres. Me gusto mucho el capitulo.

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THANK YOU for your review! So many people have been keen to jump on the bandwagon of 'changing' Brennan to fit what Booth thinks is ideal. What have they been watching these past 8 years then? I, for one was PO'd that Booth once again made insensitive remarks about Brennan's persona (which he does more often than ppl think). But yes, I chalked it to a couple's fight where it's normal for people to tend to say things they don't mean just to get a reaction. But this re-writing of Brennan's history is beyond ridiculous. How did she go from a gawky teen being bullied in high school to 'making out in closets' as hinted in the Dancing episode? Or in this episode where she's said to have fought with her mother over a boy? Wasn't it implied in earlier seasons that she was a genius since she was a kid and had limited social skills? They are re-writing her character and it's irritating that they think we're that stupid to buy into it when they've already spent years building a backstory for her.

I will continue to watch the show because of my love for Emily and TJ and the fact that for some reason I'm emotionally invested in B&B but my expectations have been lagging since pod!Booth appeared in the 100th and it's only been diminishing ever since. That'll teach me to have high expectations when HH has shown us time and time again that he'll only disappoint.

Thank you for a truly insightful review. I'm glad that there's at least one person who calls a spade a spade. Let's hope someone reads this and takes notice. Though my guess is that'll never happen.

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I feel sorry for Bones for fact she is an atheist. And Booth is a christian as you could tell he was praying a couple of times during Bones' out of body experience.

Enjoy the show!

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I guess the one question I've always wanted to ask The rational side of Bones, is science has proven that you CAN NOT destroy energy! It converts from one form to another but can not be destroyed. Our bodies are controlled 100% by electricity. Every thought you have and every muscle that moves is because of electricity. So Bones, what happens to the electricity in your body when you die.As a scientist,she has to have some theory about it and as rational as she has been all these years,I am stunned as to her lack of faith. if this ep. can make her wonder a little bit more i'm all for it.as for frozen blood.What a concept. Over all I thought a good show.i see no problem with Bones growing and widening her views on the possibilities of the unknown.




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