The Murder of the Meninist

Season 11, Episode 12 -  Air Date: 4/21/2016
2 Ratings


From FOX: The team investigates a body found in a car crash, the remains of which belong to a founder of a men‘s rights organization who may have been the victim of domestic abuse. As Brennan learns more about the tenets of the victim‘s organization, which claims middle-aged white men are oppressed and feminists are man-haters, Brennan uncharacteristically loses her cool during an interrogation and assaults the organization‘s co-founder. Meanwhile, Angela and the team struggle to deal with Hodgins post-wheelchair bitterness and Booth is convinced Brennan is a jinx for the Philadelphia Flyers.

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Holy cats, for an episode that appears on its face (and in its content) to be more than a little outlandish, "The Murder of the Meninist" turns out to be chock full of all kinds of Bones-y goodness. We have a crispy cadaver, blood and guts exploding all over a squint during an experiment, Brennan going bat-sh*t crazy on a misogynist‘s jaw, mega relationship strife in the worst way possible, Fuentes calling Hodgins on the carpet for being a horse‘s ass, Boothy kissy-face at The Mighty Hut 2.0, doughnuts, baffling stupidity, awesome humor and a heart-crushing message about the reality of emotional abuse cleverly hidden inside the subterfuge of a case about domestic violence against men.
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