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'Masters of Sex' recap: Racial tension flares at Bill's new hospital
'Masters of Sex' recap: Racial tension flares at Bill's new hospital

Persuading white patients to patronize a predominantly black hospital during the late 1950s proves a daunting challenge on “Giants,” Episode 205 of Showtime’s “Masters of Sex.” Fired twice for his controversial study of human sexual response, Dr. William Masters (Michael Sheen) makes a fresh start at Buell Green in a low-income St. Louis neighborhood. Libby (Caitlin Fitzgerald) worries that her husband’s career is on a downward trajectory. “Where does he go from here?” she asks Bill’s colleague Virginia Johnson (Lizzy Caplan). “The resident doctor at the state penitentiary?” Many of Bill’s patients refuse to...

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