Supernatural Season 2
Everybody Loves a Clown
This episode focuses on things that are unseen or unaddressed, epitomized by the clown that only children can see, while also acting as the theme as Dean refuses to acknowledge his feelings, good or bad, about the death of his father.
A family with a little girl is at a carnival where there are clowns. While that is already a problem, the little girl keeps seeing a clown that her parents can’t see. After the carnival, she sees the clown again along the side of the road, and creepiest of all, he shows up at her back door after they get home. The little girl doesn’t have enough sense to be afraid of clowns, apparently not even clowns that show up at your back door in the middle of the night, and she lets him in.
The brothers are back at Bobby’s, where Dean is hard at work on his car. Sam asks Dean about their father. Apparently, Dean hasn’t mentioned anything in a week, so he is clearly internalizing, as Dean is wont to do. Continue reading