Pulse TV Flashback 12/07/2004: The O.C. Season 2

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It might be a tad premature to judge what The O.C. has done in its highly anticipated second season to this point since the viewing audience has only been privy to four of its episodes. But doesn’t it feel like the show’s been on since September? If there’s one thing you can say about the gang from Orange County, each episode is so action packed, it feels like three or four in the long run.

Is that necessarily a good thing though?

Listen, I love storyline development just as much as the next guy. When WWE storylines take a one, two, or even six months to play out, I want to pull my hair out (well, since I have none left, that’s just a metaphor representing “frustration”). I enjoy it when one episode ends leaving me satisfied, but still wanting more week after week. It’s hard to accomplish, but The O.C. always manages to deliver in that respect.

Now, these storylines just need to advance further and we can see what Season 2 is REALLY made of.

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