ReWatchable Podcast

Episode #9 – ‘Firefly’ 1×09 ‘Ariel’

Hosted by Laura, Caitlin, Kristen, and Kyle

May 12, 2013

ReWatchable is here for another episode! This week we discuss the ninth episode of Firefly, “Ariel.”

Don’t forget that this podcast is spoiler-free, featuring both Firefly fans and newbies. So it’s safe for everyone to listen!


-Everyone is excited for extra Simon time in this episode
-What did we think about Inara and Book not being featured?
-What did we think about seeing a core planet up-close and personal for the first time?
-Was it shocking to see River attack Jayne like that?
-Everyone loved the scene where Jayne, Mal, and Zoe are trying to learn medical terminology.
-We find out the Alliance did repetitive brain surgeries on River!
-Does this explain her clairvoyance?
-Why don’t the Hands of Blue guys (AKA Evil Men in Black) want anyone even speaking to River?
-Why did Jayne end up going back on the deal?
-Simon doesn’t realize that Jayne betrayed them, but does River?
-If the deal had gone down, would Jayne have stuck around or made his break from the crew?
-Would he have turned over the rest of the crew along with Simon and River?
-How did Mal figure out Jayne had tried to betray them?
-Do we think Mal would’ve killed Jayne?
-Kyle wants to see lots of characters die. It’s an issue. We’re working on it.
-Favorite quotes
-Favorite scenes

How did you like “Ariel”? What were your favorite quotes and scenes?

Comment on this post, email us at [email protected], or tweet us @Re_Watchable, and your comment could be read on air!

If there are any technical issues, feel free to email Hypable’s podcast manager Mitch at [email protected]

Introducing the Hypable app

Free for iOS and Android