From The Onion:
WASHINGTON—In an urgent warning to the American public, the U.S. Department of Homeland advised citizens to take any and all measures necessary to avoid missing this week’s episode of the hit TV drama starring Claire Danes and Damian Lewis. “From 10 p.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday, it is absolutely imperative that you are secure and in your homes with the lights turned off and the television tuned to Showtime,” said U.S. Homeland Secretary Glenn Liston, addressing the public in an emergency broadcast carried by all major networks. …
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With its aggressive episode plotting, “Homeland” has been riveting in its second season, which began right after the show won the 2012 drama series Emmy.
Even though it’s still only October, we’ve already begun to get a good taste of the 2013 Emmy drama race. “Homeland” is well underway, while “Breaking Bad” completed its 2012-13 season on Sept. 2. So just for fun, a poll: