The Breaking Bad Rehabilitation Programme

breaking-badExterior. Day. The New Mexico desert. Against a crystal-clear blue sky, a grubby pair of pants floats gently toward the camera.

Little did we know those flying pants heralded the arrival of what is arguably the very best, most well-crafted television show in history. Over the five seasons that followed that brilliant opening shot, we have clung onto this dark and dastardly rollercoaster, expertly controlled by Vince Gilligan, with vice-like grip. There have been laughs, tears, gasps, and gut-wrenching sucker punches. We have been entertained and disgusted in equal measure. We have seen bad guys redeemed, good guys fall, and some other guys dissolved in barrels. Continue reading