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When Fall TV officially starts we are calling Saturday’s “DVR Catch Up Day”. Recap what you missed this week.

What shows are you catching up on today?

Sunday August 12th:

Hell on Wheels Season 2 Premiere:

For a show in the final episodes of season one saw mass murdering of Indians and a reverend beheading someone with a sword it was a quiet start to season 2 but there is plenty more to go.

Falling Skies: “The Price Of Greatness”:

Falling Skies Was Thrilling! The 2nd Mass Has Finally Made It To Charleston, But It Seems That It May Not Be What They Expected.

Longmire: “Unfinished Business” (Season 1 Finale):

We Learned More About Walt’s Mysterious Past, And The Truth About His Wife. There’s A Bigger Picture, That Hints That Walt May Have Committed Murder.

Monday August 13th:

Grimm Season 2 Premiere:

What a great start to the season! All the stops were pulled out in this episode and story just continues to get deeper. What I liked most was the episode picking right up from the season one finale as no transition was needed and it allowed the story to just progress. The new title sequence was also a great and welcomed surprise.

Alphas: 2×04 “When Push Comes To Shove”:

The Team Learn That Nina Has Gone Rouge. They Must Find Her, Capture Her, And Help Her In Any Way Possible.

Thursday August 16th:

Burn Notice 6×09 “Official Business”:

Burn Notice continues to impress and the story keeps going deeper. Micheal’s drive to find Nate’s killer and thus a man who was also involved with Anson has added a whole new dynamic to the show.

Suits 2×09 “Asterisk”:

What a bittersweet episode. Mike’s grandma passing before she could even see her new place was sad and this will surely have an effect on Mike through the final episodes of the season. At this moment everything hinges on the mind of Louis Litt.

Saving Hope: “Bea, Again”:

Charlie Begins Questioning Whether He Would Survive Or Not. Alex Continued To Express Her Belief (And Faith) In Charlie’s Survival.

Awkward 2×08 “Time After Time”:

Awkward remains the best show MTV has had since “The Hard Times Of RJ Berger”. Its hard not to root for all of these quirky characters.


  • Mike comes home to find his grandma there.
  • Danial Hardman is back and tries to assure everyone his is back in a number two capacity.
  • “Im just glad to have someone in the room who pisses you off more then I do”- Harvey to Jessica
  • “I spent the night with my grandma”- Mike
  • “Is she hot?”- Harvey
  • Mike is too afraid to ask Rachel for case files, gets Donna to do it.
  • “The name of this firm is Pearson Hardman you said yourself your number two I answer to number one.”- Harvey
  • “No matter who you answer to you will lean to treat me with respect”- Danial Hardman
  • “Fine I respect you but I don’t work for you and sure as hell don’t work with you”- Harvey
  • Mike/Harvey are trying to settle a deal with a nurses union. There proposal is rejected.
  • Jessica informs Louis that Harvard wants to reascend there on campus recruiting privileges due to how there associates are treated.
  • “Jessica let me handle this”- Louis
  • Rachel wants to sign up for a dating site. Donna offers to take her out for happy hour with Harvey’s corporate card.
  • Harvey want to get an injunction to stop the strike.
  • “Do you know what you don’t deserve the privilege of seeing me win”- Harvey to Mike
  • Louis invited a representative from Harvard to see how joyful everyone is.
  • “I want you to convince this women that Pearson Hardman makes you shit rainbows”- Louis to the Associates
  • Hardman stepped into Harvey’s hearing and took over.
  • “When im on a case the only thing there’s zero percent chance of is me loosing”- Harvey
  • “Harvey I said I changed don’t mistake that change for weakness”- Hardman
  • “I told you my names on the door, it didn’t get there by me taking shit from the likes of you”- Hardman
  • “I just put an end to a situation our client can’t afford and those nurses can’t either, trust me they’ll cave.”- Harvey
  • Hardman is concerned of Harvey’s actions.
  • “They have an offer in front of them and they are going to sign it”- Harvey
  • “You don’t know that because if either one of us picks up the phone right now will be the ones who caved and we might as well tell them they can have everything”- Hardman
  • “Stop thinking like a rookie”- Harvey to Hardman
  • Donna is out for drinks with Rachel.
  • Rachel feel like just a lonely paralegal.
  • “Your not at lonely paralegal tonight”- Donna
  • Donna and Rachel lie about being different professions to attract guys. “Harriet Specter & Michelle Ross”
  • Hardman meets privately with Mike. He respects they both had the same idea of dealing with the nurses.
  • Hardman will use Mike as a back channel negotiator. Mike goes to see Ms. Soyer
  • “They sent you which means there not serious about taking”- Ms. Soyer
  • “Listen to me, you are on strike and they are never going to flinch so what harm is there in talking to me”- Mike
  • Mike takes Ms. Soyer to meet his grandma who is in a nursing home. Ms. Soyer tells Mike how nurses have been working 15 hours shifts and staying later and not putting it on there time card since they wouldn’t get paid to care for there patients.
  • The Harvard representative will allow Pearson Hardman to there recruiting privileges but she tells Louis his biggest problem is his associates don’t respect him and they think he doesn’t work as hard as they do and thinks he make them do his work.
  • Mike tells Harvey the new that all the nurses want is enough staff so know one has to work a 15 hour shift again.
  • Harvey speaks with Hardman.
  • “He got a number but its not going to be final. We offer them 10 million the next day its going to be 15 we need to hold strong to get them to close”- Harvey
  • “Says your gut and I don’t practice law based on your gut”- Hardman
  • “Congratulations Danial we may be a couple of liars but only one of us is going to be responsible when this whole thing goes to shit”- Harvey
  • Louis reveals to Harvey that he found out the associates don’t think he works as hard as they do.
  • “Louis anyone who doesn’t think your the hardest working lawyer at this firm is an idiot. You may be a dick but as far as im concerned the associates have it pretty good”- Harvey
  • “Louis im only going to say this once so you better enjoy it. Your the man”- Harvey
  • Louis recorded it.  
  • Rachel runs into Mike as he is getting files out of her office. Mike see she has match.com up on her computer.
  • Mike helps her write up her profile.
  • I becomes clear that Mike and Rachel are perfect for each other.
  • Louis completed everyone’s assignments.
  • “Let it be known that I can do your work faster and better then anyone of you without shedding a tear or breaking a sweat but I don’t because writing briefs and recommending arguments is how you learn”- Louis
  • Jessica is present for Louis’s rally speech and seems impressed.
  • Harvey finds a loophole that states if nurses work past there 15 hour shift and don’t sign time cards but sign charts it releases them from protection of federal labor law.
  • Mike is mad that Harvey used information he got from his grandma against the nurses.
  • “You think I was joking when I asked if you were ready to stick it to the nurses, I wasn’t. I know you don’t like this part of the job but its part of the job if Prescott gives into there demands they go out of business, the nurses get nothing its a win win.”- Harvey
  • “That’s bullshit, its a win because you beat Danial”- Mike
  • “It doesn’t take a genius to figure out your playing each other and your using me to do it”- Mike
  • Mike storms off.
  • Rachel shows up at mikes place.
  • “You hurt me, all those nice things you said those are the kind of things you say when you…Look if you feel those thing about me why can’t you be with me??”- Rachel
  • “If all of your feelings are still there then it only points to one thing, your keeping something from me”- Rachel
  • “I don’t wanna lie to you”- Mike
  • “Please just tell me what it is”- Rachel
  • Mike seems dying to tell her but he can’t, she storms off and he goes after her.
  • “I want to tell you but I can’t”- Mike
  • “What could it possibly be?!”- Rachel
  • “You don’t understand once I tell you I can never take it back this is my everything”- Mike
  • Jessica tells Louis how impressed she was with his speech to the associates.
  • Harvey sits down with Mike to tell him the truth about Hardman and how he doesn’t trust him but does trust Mike.
  • Rachel is taking the bar exam.
  • Mike goes to see his grandma who tells him “Your young you don’t have any real problems”
  • “Im making way too much money and I don’t have a girlfriend to spend it on”- Mike
Final Thoughts
Suits continues to be the best lawyer show on tv making everything else look like garbage. Im am dying to see to how the Mike/Rachel relationship plays out this season.
Suits returns Thursday July 12th at 10/9c on USA Network. 2×04 “Discovery” Promo:

  • Mike can’t stop thinking about Rachel’s message.
  • Mike fumbles with word to thank Jessica for not firing him.
  • Hardman is renovating an office for himself before he comes back to take charge.
  • Louis is concerned about the chain of command now. Jessica wont tell him whats going on.
  • “Why did you lie”- Harvey Specter
  • “Because you don’t let the children know that mommy and daddy are fighting”- Jessica Pearson
  • Mike has his eyes set on Rachel. He kisses her passionately.
  • “I got your message” Mike Ross
  • Jessica and Harvey are having a discussion.
  • “Were taking the offensive”- Jessica
  • “Good, give me a gun and tell me where to point it”- Harvey
  • Hardman has eyes on Jessica’s job and she wants to make sure every department is happy with Harvey’s help.
  • Donna joins in the conversation with inside scoop to remind Harvey that a lot of the departments don’t like him.
  • “People just don’t like that he’s right all the time”- Donna Paulsen
  • Harvey is having a take with Mike.
  • “He’s coming back and people are going to have to choose sides”- Harvey
  • “Well can I choose his side?”- Mike
  • “Sure, support a man you never met over a partner who knows you never want to Harvard, knows your not really a lawyer and is keeping you on anyway”- Harvey
  • “Jessica it is, ready to serve”- Mike
  • Louis tries to get information from Donna over the situation between Jessica and Hardman.
  • “Donna look I need information. Now I wanna know what the whole story is so I can formulate some sort of strategy”- Louis Litt
  • “You mean formulate who’s ass to kiss?”- Donna
  • Louis tries unsuccessfully to bribe Donna. 
  • Mike tells Rachel that him and Jenny broke up.
  • “It turns out I kind of have feelings for this other girl”- Mike
  • “Just so were clear I rocked your world”- Rachel
  • Rachel is clearly ecstatic that Mike and Jenny are done.
  • Mike asks out Rachel on a dinner date.
  • Harvey meets with Paul from bankruptcy to get him on Jessica’s side.
  • Harvey goes with Mike to try and get one of Paul’s clients to declare bankruptcy to save the rest of his assets and close the case in exchange for Paul possibly backing Jessica.
  • Mike gets Donna to try to convince Louis to get a meeting setup at the bank so Paul’s client doesn’t have to declare bankruptcy. Louise will do it in exchange for one detail on Jessica/Hardman
  • Mike and Rachel set some ground rules for keeping there relationship quiet at work.
  • Paul is mad that Harvey didn’t convince his client to declare bankruptcy.
  • “I may have been knocked down to the 46th floor but bankruptcy is on the rise. My influence in this firm is not nothing”- Paul
  • “I don’t make threats, I just do what I do”- Paul
  • Mike uncovers that if the bank forecloses on Madison 25 It will devalue the surrounding projects which the same bank is funding.
  • It is revealed the bank wants to foreclose it to get new office space for themselves.
  • Louis is working on other firm job options.
  • Mike and Rachel’s date want well.
  • “If were gonna do this lets do it right”- Mike to Rachel
  • Mike goes to talk to Harvey he wants to tell Rachel the truth about everything.
  • “What the hell is wrong with you after everything I did to keep your job your just gonna spread it around that your a fraud”- Harvey
  • “What you fail to understand is our firm is under attack”- Harvey
  • Do you want to take the firm down just so you can get laid?”- Harvey
  • “Being honest about this is off the table. You tell her you and her are done”- Harvey
  • Mike really wants to come clean to Rachel.
  • Jessica is mad that Harvey didn’t go with Paul’s plan and wants his idea to go away.
  • Donna tells Mike how Harvey threatened to leave if he was fired.
  • Harvey doesn’t tank the deal and tell’s Paul’s client the good new that he got his loan extended avoiding bankruptcy.
  • Jessica fells betrayed by Harvey.
  • “You just ensured that a voting partner would never back me”- Jessica
  • Jessica is still mad about Mike Ross.
  • “You hired that kid to amuse yourself and now im venerable”- Jessica
  • “The client asked me to save his dream I did.”- Harvey
  • “Your actually starting to believe your own bullshit”- Jessica
  • Mike end it with Rachel claiming he loves his job.
  • Rachel thinks its just because she’s not good enough for him.
  • “You have plenty of time to find the right girl”- Harvey
  • “You know I was right”- Harvey
  • “Doesn’t make it any better”- Mike
  • Mike stares longingly at Rachel as she leaves the office.
  • Harvey and Jessica talk.
  • “Your not alone in all this”- Harvey
Final Thoughts:
Suits continues to make every other lawyer show on tv look like complete garbage. The show is outstanding and continues to get better with each episode.
Watch Suits Thursday’s at 10/9c on USA Network
Next on Suits Thurday June 28 episode 2×03 “Meet The New Boss” Promo