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'The Good Wife' surprise earns its 'shocker' label

'The Good Wife' surprise earns its 'shocker' label

The adrenaline ante has been so upped on episodic dramas as to somewhat devalue the "shocker" label. So credit the producers of "The Good Wife" with delivering a genuine jolt in Sunday's episode, precisely because the CBS series doesn't rely on over-the-top "OMG" moments in the way, say, something like "Scandal" does.

Sunday's episode (and SPOILER ALERT if you haven't watched) featured the death of a major character, in an unforeseen act of violence that had additional resonance precisely because "The Good Wife"...