20 Things I Learned from Scandal – 4/17/14

  1. Command is always Command.
  2. Cleanup is required, after death and sex.
  3. Jake Ballard just wants to be human…and has a fascination with beer.
  4. Charlie doesn’t like being dumped.
  5. Split screen TV is not good for the Public.
  6. Mellie summed up the season in one sentence. “Olivia Pope can’t do anything right.”
  7. Sometimes a moment on silence is more powerful than words.
  8. Maya Lewis is an angel of death. Somebody dies….somewhere.
  9. HUCK KNEW HIS FAMILY ALREADY, QUINN! There’s a reason he was away.
  10. Olivia said the name of the show!
  11. Jake is trying to prove his persistence. He wants to earn Olivia.
  12. Harrison logical self figured it all out!!!
  13. “To be young, gifted and black.”
  14. Everyone warned you, Olivia. Your father is cold, calculating.
  15. Olivia, you met the high water this episode.
  16. Command ALWAYS keeps his word.
  17. People break, eventually.
  18. “Where’s Olivia?” – the question people will ask for the next 4 months!
  19. Never serve at the pleasure of the President.
  20. At the end of the day, Fitz lost his backbone, Mellie.

Until next season, gladiators!!!!!! – L.E.