Better Call Saul heads to the desert and Bad things happen.

Better Listen to Our Latest Saul Recap

Better Listen to Our Latest Saul Recap

Talking television.
Feb. 9 2015 11:00 PM

Better Call Saul, Episode 2: “Mijo”

When the Breaking Bad spinoff heads into to the desert, Slate’s TV Club knows nothing good will come of it.

Better Call Saul
Bob Odenkirk as Saul Goodman in Better Call Saul.

Photo by Lewis Jacobs/AMC

Listen to a recap of Episode 2 of Better Call Saul by clicking the arrow on the audio player below:

In the latest TV Club podcast, Slate’s June Thomas and Seth Stevenson recap the second episode of the Breaking Bad spinoff Better Call Saul.

June and Seth discuss the role of the desert in each series, creator Vince Gilligan’s love of cellphone paranoia, and Bob Odenkirk’s nuanced portrayal of Jimmy McGill, the man who later becomes Saul Goodman.

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