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As soon as the first trailers for Black Lightning hit the net, a sense of optimism was cultivated in me. The CW has had a decent track record with DC properties. So I had hope that this would not be a tone-deaf, heavy-handed attempt at the network pandering to a...
Helena is back in town and making trouble for everyone. When she arrives in court to kill her father, all hell breaks loose and hostages are taken and Laurel Die Hard’s it with her sister. Roy is forced to break up with Thea for her protection, Laurel’s sobriety is...
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