That didn't take long.
The Nathan James was quickly back to being the "Point of the Spear" on The Last Ship
Season 5 Episode 2.
After all, most of that ship's crew is used to being part of the U.S. Navy
's first, and often only, line of defense. The more things change ...
A big part of the Nathan James's success in recent years has been its crew's ability to improvise, and that point was hammered home on this episode.
Improvisation will likely be a big part of the military's action plan throughout The Last Ship
Season 5. That's what happens when you're reduced to strategizing with paper maps, grease pencils, and model ships.
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Unfortunately, Admiral Tom seemed to be surrounded by other service-branch leaders who aren't used to thinking on their feet, which isn't good when the rulebook has been thrown out.