Kraftster wrote:Yeah, I was just talking the other day about the fact that there's perhaps no rooting interest with a particular character right now. I'm just sort of along for the ride. I think if anyone, I'm drawn towards rooting for Jesse. I find it very hard to support rooting for Walt. To be rooting for Walt at this point seems like either a really superficial view of the show/character or you have issues. I get that Walt/Heisenberg is a tremendous character, but so was Anton Chigurh -- that doesn't really justify rooting for them to continue to kill and terrorize (and rape in the instance of Walt).
count2infinity wrote:The issue with Walt redeeming himself is that I don't think in his eyes he's done anything over the top wrong. He's justified his murders, he's come to terms with what has happened as a result of his work, he seemed complacent and ready to just move on with this life and his new fortune. Almost the exact opposite of Jesse.
Gaucho wrote:True. I admittedly was somewhat rooting for Omar on The Wire.
DontToewsMeBro wrote:I "root" (not exactly correct here) for Walt. Jesse is too much of a loose cannon. Let's not forget he shot a guy directly in the face, so it's not as if he's the moral compass everyone on the internet makes him out to be.
cheesesteakwithegg wrote:I always thought that Jesse would make it until the end, but Vince Gilligan has never kept a character around just because they are popular. He kills them when he feels the need.
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