Bull (S02E07) “No Good Deed”

The bell rings.  It’s test time.  A teacher looks @ the clock and notices a student’s missing.  It’s Tyler Young  He arrives 1/2 hour later. The teacher’s concerned, for this is a critical testing moment. It can be a game changer for Tyler.  #college.    The test are turned in. No one can see them or touch…

Bull (S02E06) “The Exception to the Rule”

He dances?! What?!  And to Naughty by Nature’s, “O.P.P.” No less!  (Fist Bump!) Yet on to our story:   Dr Bull meets Mr Burnam. (Michael Bonini)  He’s 25 years old in March. His name is Zack. He has “a case that could benefit from his involvement”  It’s toxic. His mom & 5 other people have been poisoned….

Bull (S02E05) “Play The Hand You’re Dealt!”

🎵 It’s The O’Jays; Money -Money-Money Money♩…Moneyyy🎶  …and a man is up  $17k @ the tables. WINNING!  He’s under surveillance & it looks like he’s cheating.  He’s asked to leave. He refuses. It’s been 6 months and this table owes him! He fights & hits Pat, the owner. He’s banned  here, like in every other casino, for life.  Hours later, …

Bull (S02E04) “The Illusion of Control”

…or “If I can’t control it…I don’t like it!” The episode begins with people cheering, applause, cameras & Amaya Andrews. (Cara Buono) She’s getting a star on the Walk of Fame. A black man jumps the velvet rope crying. “He’s mine!” He’s pinned down by her guards.  Amaya comes to see Bull with Alexander, her…

Bull (S02E03) “A Business Of Favors”

It’s dark. An air horn blows. There’s a scramble then; …”drink- drink- drink -drink”  is  chanted. It’s a sorority haze. There are 16 pledges  They’re dropped into a lake, inebriated and floating, if not swimming.  Then it’s light, it’s  morning.  Under the pier a young boy sees a body, face up.    Judge Abernathy (Saidah Arrika…

Bull (S02E02) “Already Gone”

In a motel room,  it’s the “last of the last” for Emily Conner (Nell Verlaque) It’s her bucket list and last act of sex with her beloved, 18 year old Adam Harris (Sam Varholemoes)  Adam, newly accepted to Fordham U, helps Em escape the hospital for this last sex act. She has brain cancer with…

Bull (S02E01) “School for Scandal”

It’s the 2nd season of Bull and the gang’s all here. I’ll admit I was expecting JP (Eliza Dushka), Liberty (Dena Tyler) or both!  But we’ve got Diana Lindsay (Jill Flint) She’s rumored and speculated to be a romantic interest of Jason’s.  They slept together, so “mayhapso” Yet I’d rather see the too cute and…

Bull: (S01E23) “Benevolent Deception” Season Finale

It’s the first season’s finale.  With 23 episodes complete; I’m giving it a 4/5. The arrival of Jp Nunnelly (Eliza Dushku) coulda’ been earlier in the season for the 5.  At a kid’s party, the DEA makes an arrest, after searching the home of Cecilia Novak (Stacy Roca) a dental assistant, church going, single mother…

Bull: (S01E22) “Dirty Little Secrets”

  A young man soaks in a bathtub, listening to the sounds of “Drip Drip, Drip” and then an explosion! Shortly thereafter, the same young man, fully dressed, watches a negative (-$64k+) change into a positive ($35k+) in the bank account of Harry Kemp.  He also watches while the aftershocks of the (hotel) building explosion, shake…

Bull (S01E21) “How to Dodge a Bullet”

“I’ve never met a man or woman who doesn’t believe at some point in their lives they’ve dodged a bullet. Walked out to the edge of the cliff we call fate, and then, for whatever reason, decided not to jump”-Bull voiceover.  Ah yes,  the “still small voice” of The Infinite, God, Spirit, The Great Father…

Bull (S01E20) “Make Me”

Troy Dickerson (Brendan Dooling) hits his father with a golf club at a driving range. He’s dead by way of a 4 iron. Troy loves his father and denies he murdered him. He doesn’t remember, although he is recorded on tape doing the deed.  Dr Bull is called in to consult on a psych evaluation…

Bull: (S01E19) “Bring It On!”

It’s good to see Isaiah Washington again, in anything!  He’s cast as Master manipulator, Jules Caffrey; a rich, powerful and controlling attorney who speaks of himself in the 3rd person, ”like Donald Trump and Elmo” He’s confident. He’s 38/40 on the Narcissistic Personality Inventory and a train wreck for Bull. Jules is accused of killing…