One of the bright spots of the fall TV season has been ABC's Shondaland trifecta of Grey's Anatomy, Scandal and How To Get Away With Murder. Each a force to be reckoned with in its own right, and taken together the block of shows has been a spectacular success fueled by high-octane hijinks and angsty melodrama. It came as a bit of a surprise to me, then, when lead-off show, Grey's Anatomy, presented a Winter Finale (yes, I know it's not technically winter yet, but that's how the episode was billed, just go with it) that was more slow burn than spontaneous combustion. Yet, in the aptly titled "Risk," lives began to slowly unravel as bad fortune met good people and long brewing animosities reached a boiling point.
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