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'Homeland' recap: Besieged CIA director tries to shift blame
'Homeland' recap: Besieged CIA director tries to shift blame

Reeling from an airstrike gone horribly wrong and a murdered station chief in Pakistan, CIA Director Andrew Lockhart (Tracy Letts) unfairly tries to make Carrie Mathison (Claire Danes) the scapegoat on Showtime’s “Homeland.” Episode 402’s ironic title, “Trylon and Perisphere,” refers to modernistic structures at the 1939 New York World’s Fair and their promise of a utopian future. War-torn Islamabad, by contrast, is far from utopian. But Carrie fervently wants to head the CIA station there and kill as many insurgents as possible. And by threatening to expose Lockhart’s criminal behavior, she gets her wish. Carrie and shell-shocked CIA...

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