Twin Peaks Usenet Archive

Subject: Re: Predictions I'll live to regret!
From: brianm@lightning.Berkeley.EDU (Brian Markenson)
Date: 1990-11-11, 06:54

In article <7054@rnd.GBA.NYU.EDU> hjohar@rnd.GBA.NYU.EDU (Hardeep Johar) writes:
> >
> >Well, only a few hours more before the great revealation! So let me
> >make an ass of myself with the following predictions:
> >
> >1. Leland Palmer killed Laura Palmer. I'm not sure if he was BOB's
> >host or not.

Good call.

> >
> >2. If BOB, the spirit, was the killer, then there is no way that he
> >could have had more than one host. If he was in the habit of flitting
> >around from host to host, then there is no point in discussing twin
> >peaks. If BOB is not the killer, then it is ok for him to go flitting
> >around from host to host.

Another good call.
> >
> >3. Laura Palmer was not Leland's daughter.

My personal favorite.  I think Ben is her father.
> >
> >4. The OAM, or Mike in OAM, is not the killer. 

Another good one.
> >
> >5. It looks as if BOB is the killer. The program description for next
> >weeks episode (in the NYT) says that Cooper hunts for BOB with the
> >help of Mike. So it looks as if BOB is the killer, and Mike is not.

Looks like that's the truth.
> >
> >6. I'm going to regret this posting.

Nah.  I think you hit the nail right on the head.  Congrats!

Whew.  What an episode!  PLEASE tell me that I'm not the only one who was
left INCREDIBLY confused at the end of it!  I walked out of the room that
I watched it in muttering to myself, "Jesus, this is a the goddamn WEIRDEST
show I've ever seen...."

Brian Markenson