Law & Order: Svu Season 19 Episode 9 seems to have finally wrapped up the Sheila Porter storyline, too. If that's true, it's a great belated Christmas gift.
I wasn't surprised that Sheila was behind Noah's kidnapping. I'd predicted it before he even disappeared, and her insistence that she was innocent when no one asked her sealed the deal.
But did the writers have to make her into a complete nut case for the sake of this ridiculous story?
I really, really wanted to be wrong about Sheila.
When it's so glaringly obvious that a character is up to no good, being proven wrong is half the fun. Viewers love to be surprised, and there's nothing better than being led down one path just to find that everything is completely different than it seemed.
In the first half of "Gone Baby Gone,