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Old 11-14-2017, 01:54 PM
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Yes, it's great how they support each other

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Aw, I do miss Mike’s behind the scenes pics.
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If only Mike played someone who was a) alive b) slightly less hateful at times
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Ha! I'd go the other way around for this show Lisa
a) slightly less hateful (well, a whole lot more) b) alive
No need for him to be alive on the show if he is gonna stay the same Pike

I gotta say, I DO think it's a shame.
The 100 generally doesn't do one-dimensional characters. They're usually grey.
And I felt like the show showed us this really black&white character. And they told us he was grey, but didn't show it. And by the time they did show it a bit (the flashbacks), it was just too dang late.
Listen, I would've hated Pike either way for what he did, but I think the character could've had more potential and I even could've seen his side if they had shown it to me.
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Ha! I'd go the other way around for this show Lisa
a) slightly less hateful (well, a whole lot more) b) alive
No need for him to be alive on the show if he is gonna stay the same Pike

I gotta say, I DO think it's a shame.
The 100 generally doesn't do one-dimensional characters. They're usually grey.
And I felt like the show showed us this really black&white character. And they told us he was grey, but didn't show it. And by the time they did show it a bit (the flashbacks), it was just too dang late.
Listen, I would've hated Pike either way for what he did, but I think the character could've had more potential and I even could've seen his side if they had shown it to me.
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I think Pike was a grey character, but because we never got to know the good parts of him before knowing the bad, it really turned people off to him.
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Old 11-15-2017, 06:58 AM
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Oh yes, I DO agree with that April
I think he was grey I think they just didn't show me enough grey.
I make so much sense

Instead of telling us he was grey, I would've loved to see it.
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Old 11-15-2017, 08:54 AM
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I agree, Paula. When they showed us the flashbacks, it was a case of too-little-too-late when it came to Pike. He was already at the point of no return (to me) at that point and it's a real shame ... Mike is wonderful and it's nothing to do with his acting at all but the character just wasn't written as well as it could have been.
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No, you make perfect sense, Paula.

I think where I differ from you two is that the flashbacks weren’t really a little too late for me. I mean, I wasn’t suddenly a Pike fan after that, but it was enough that I did have some hope he could do some more good (like he had back on the Ark) after doing so much bad on Earth.
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I think the flashback was a couple episodes too late - they were so intent on showing him as this...grounder-hating dude who just wasn't interested in anything other than grounder-revenge, then damage was done, then they showed us a bit of his past. I don't think it should work that way. Plus after that, he wasn't redeemed in any sort of way so what was the point

(At least, this is how I remember it - I haven't done a full season 3 rewatch yet)
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Old 11-16-2017, 03:56 PM
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Another good Bob/Mike BTS pic

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Old 11-16-2017, 05:49 PM
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I tend to agree, Lisa. I think that TPTB tried so hard to define who Pike was upfront so I just couldn't see past his actions even if I could understand his anti Grounder sentiment to some extent. Plus, any goodwill that I could have had for him went out the window the moment that he killed Lincoln.

Oh that's new to me, Sonja. Thanks for posting it, love their smiles there.
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I always say, it’s that whole teacher thing that struck a chord with me in the flashbacks. I mean . . . I can relate to his frustration and feeling of uselessness with the kids.
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Old 11-16-2017, 07:58 PM
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True April ... it makes sense that you can relate to that aspect of his character.

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I’ll have to check out some of the music.
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