“Aftershocks,” as in Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD‘s return to television after its time out for the highly enjoyable Agent Carter. Not to be confused with Law & Order‘s “Aftershock,” the episode in which Claire Kincaid (Jill Hennessy) died. Or was in a coma, depending on who you asked (the latter mostly fans of Jack McCoy (Sam Waterston)/Claire Kincaid fan fiction). And Lenny Briscoe (Jerry Orbach) in which fell off the wagon and marriage-faithful Rey Curtis (Benjamin Bratt) hooked up with a college student (pre-fame Jennifer Garner). But I’m digressing to an earlier obsession.
So, I recorded Agents of SHIELD‘s 2015 premiere when it aired last week, but just got around to watching it. Sorry I waited so long! It was excellent; in turns emotional, worrying, and humorous. Of note: