Destroyer of Worlds: Nuclear Fallout in the World of Twin Peaks

In the early morning hours of July 16, 1945, deep in the New Mexico desert, a group of scientists, researchers, and military personnel stand at the ready. They are nearing the culmination of several long years of research, conducted in secret, in the hopes that they might decisively end the Second World War. The components …

The Desert Dispute

“Black Lodge/White Lodge” is the 25 Years Later version of the popular point/counterpoint style of debating, wherein two sides take opposing views and hash it out on stage. Here, we’ll be debating the finer points of Twin Peaks lore, in writing, for your reading pleasure. Today’s debaters are: Sean Glass and Eileen G. Mykkels The …

Third Day Theories: A Recap of the Latest Theories, Analysis and Predictions Generated from Season 3 Part 8, “Got a light?”

Welcome back, dear reader. So, wow, huh?  That was different.  Not a lot of payoff this week on old stuff, but a few whoppers to talk about in the new stuff category.  That said, it’ll be a light one this week.  Next week, during the down time, my ambition is to review what has come …

The Alchemical Origin of Laura Palmer: Does She Have A Choice Or Is She A Chosen One?

BY JOHN BERNARDY Part Eight of The Return opened our eyes to so much, but witnessing the moment where the wall is torn between our reality and the lodge’s reality was not the most important thing to rock the foundation of what we know of Twin Peaks. No, that moment belongs to the revealed origin …

Discerning the Transmundane and Infusing the Machine with Gold: A Return to the Purple World, Homeward Bound Part 8

Welcome back to Homeward Bound! Except, this Part, we’re bound for the extra dimensional Purple World once more, instead of Twin Peaks! And yes, I have been waiting to make that Skyrim reference since they very first article I wrote for the column. I’ve held off all day on writing this. I held off on …

The Origin of Evil, Laura’s The One, Post #100: The Waiting Room

April 19th, 1990: "Zen, or the Skill to Catch a Killer" airs on the ABC Network. The episode ends with a backwards talking little man in a red suit, dancing and spouting cryptic clues to Agent Cooper in a dream like room with red curtains. America has never seen anything like this before on broadcast …