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Jordan Alperstein

Jordy is a college student majoring in English literature and minoring in communications studies. When she isn't attending concerts, she's watching way too much TV for her own good and fangirling over Captain Swan. Jordy is a self-proclaimed optimist and bookworm, and she's a sucker for fantasy, superheroes, and good old-fashioned villains.

‘Gotham’ season finale recap: 4×22 “No Man’s Land”

Gotham season finale recap: Season 4, Episode 22, “No Man’s Land,” Aired May 17, 2018 Happy season finale, Gothamites! It’s such a bittersweet night as we get another chapter in the insanity that is Gotham, but it’s also the last recap for a while. Luckily, Gotham was recently renewed for one final season, so I am […]

‘Gotham’ recap: 4×21 “One Bad Day”

Gotham recap: Season 4, Episode 21, “One Bad Day,” Aired May 10, 2018 This show just gets more and more intense every week. I LOVE IT! This week’s episode reveals Jim Gordon’s fate from the last episode, and we get a quirky little team-up between some old friends. Oh, and Bruce Wayne has a flip phone. […]

‘Gotham’ recap: 4×20 “That Old Corpse”

Gotham recap: Season 4, Episode 20, “That Old Corpse,” Aired May 3, 2018 Welcome back, Gothamites! I missed you last week. But we’re back now, and the excitement is back in full force. The episode opens with Jerome-sparked chaos as his followers throw him “one last party” at his request. We also get to catch up […]

‘Gotham’ recap: 4×19 “To Our Deaths and Beyond”

Gotham recap: Season 4, Episode 19, “To Our Deaths and Beyond,” Aired April 19, 2018 This episode had a League of Shadows civil war and lots of team-ups, which are, of course, followed by betrayals. There is lots of drama in the League, and friendships are tested all around. Compared to some of the recent episodes, […]

‘Gotham’ recap: 4×18 “That’s Entertainment”

Gotham recap: Season 4, Episode 18, “That’s Entertainment,” Aired April 12, 2018 It’s time to paint the town crazy! Jerome takes over the Gotham Music Festival, even picking up a guitar and playing for the crowd while he waits for his plan to take action. After Jerome’s performance, he and Jim have a serious faceoff, and […]

‘Gotham’ recap: 4×17 “Mandatory Brunch Meeting”

Gotham recap: Season 4, Episode 17, “Mandatory Brunch Meeting,” Aired April 5, 2018 Do you think it would be more effective for Alfred and Jim to tell Bruce to do things rather than to not get involved? We all know Bruce has a habit of not listening, so maybe telling him to do it would be […]

‘Gotham’ recap: 4×16 “One of My Three Soups”

Gotham recap: Season 4, Episode 16, “One of My Three Soups,” Aired March 29, 2018 Harvey and Jim are back in action together, and Bruce and Selina almost have multiple sweet moments. Both Jim and Bruce feel like they’re responsible for bad things, and they drive their buddies crazy. However, Harvey is more willing than Selina […]

‘Gotham’ recap: 4×15 “The Sinking Ship the Grand Applause”

Gotham recap: Season 4, Episode 15, “The Sinking Ship the Grand Applause,” Aired March 22, 2018 Turns out the reunions didn’t end last week. This episode brought out quite a few familiar faces, like Martin, Headhunter, Victor Zsasz, Victor Fries, and Sampson. Remember Sampson? Well, he’s taken over The Narrows after Lee’s run-in with Sofia, and […]

‘Gotham’ recap: 4×14 “Reunion”

Gotham recap: Season 4, Episode 14, “Reunion,” Aired March 15, 2018 Finally. We’ve had many, many episodes of reunions, so it’s about time we had one actually called, “Reunion.” And while it’s great to see old faces reunited, this was an episode full of rocky reunions. While some thaw the icy feelings, progress doesn’t come easy. […]

‘Gotham’ recap: 4×13, “A Beautiful Darkness”

Gotham recap: Season 4, Episode 13, “A Beautiful Darkness,” Aired March 8, 2018 “Make me laugh.” I know a lot of people have been waiting for Jerome’s return, so here it is! With his return, he brings humiliation,  spork threats, and miming. So, yeah, I laughed. Fitting for Jerome, who I still feel like is a […]

‘Gotham’ spring premiere recap: 4×12, “Pieces of a Broken Mirror”

Gotham spring premiere recap: Season 4, Episode 12, “Pieces of a Broken Mirror,” Aired March 1, 2018 Welcome back, Gothamites! It’s been a while. Isn’t it so nice to have Gotham back on our TVs Thursday nights?! The Gotham spring premiere was full of reunions, which I think served as the perfect return for the […]

5 ‘Batman’ characters we want to see on ‘Gotham’

Happy 2018, Gothamites! New year means new Gotham, and we just get closer and closer to the Batman stories we know and love. We’re four seasons in, and we’re still missing quite a few characters. So here’s a list of some characters we’d love to see on Gotham this year. Harley Quinn Let’s get the […]

‘Doctor Who’ Christmas special 2017 recap: “Twice Upon a Time”

Doctor Who Christmas special 2017 recap: “Twice Upon a Time” Aired Dec 25, 2017 Merry Christmas, Whovians! It’s so nice to have Doctor Who back on our screens. This is one bittersweet episode, as we have Peter Capaldi’s swan song, but also the beginning of a new era. And we can’t forget, this is also Steven […]

‘Gotham’ fall finale recap: 4×11 “Queen Takes Knight”

Gotham fall finale recap: Season 4, Episode 11, “Queen Takes Knight,” Aired Dec 7, 2017 It’s a Falcone family reunion on this weeks Gotham. Don Falcone returns, and loyalties are tested from the GCPD, to Penguin’s lackeys, to the Falcone gang. There are power struggles, from Sofia controlling the entire city, to Jim and Penguin and […]

‘Gotham’ recap: 4×10 “Things That Go Boom”

Gotham recap: Season 4, Episode 10, “Things That Go Boom,” Aired Nov 30, 2017 You know things are going to be good when the episode opens with a murder via vinyl record in Arkham prison. That’s right, Pyg is still making trouble, even from prison. But life goes on in Gotham. Penguin has officially declared Sofia […]