How We Got From Doc Brown to Walter White

The changing image of the TV scientist

Mar 28, 2019 · 14 min read
Photo: Photofest Digital Library

By Eva Amsen

At the start of the fourth season of Breaking Bad, Walter White angrily watches an inexperienced meth cook make his trademark blue meth. Walter is afraid that mob boss Gus Fring is going to kill him, so he desperately explains that Fring can’t make the “product” without him. When the amateur…

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