Breaking Bad Edition
An episodic breakdown of the entire Breaking Bad series, the best TV show on the planet.
16 January 2021
Breaking Bad: A Prelude
Welcome to the Breaking Bad Edition of A Method to the Madness, an episodic review and discussion of the magnificent series following a high school teacher turned drug kingpin. We introduce why we're doing this, the series as a whole and how you can join us on this journey.
03 February 2021
Breaking Bad S1E6: Crazy Handful of Nothin'
We're back to cooking meth but Walt and Jesse need to sell their product. How will the duo deal with Krazy-8's successor, the even crazier Tuco?
24 February 2021
Breaking Bad S2E5: Breakage
With no one taking place of Turo as the local drug kingpin, Walt and jesse create their own army of dealers to distribute their characteristic blue crystal.
24 March 2021
Breaking Bad S2E12: Phoenix
Walt refuses to give Jesse his money, leading him to contend with the ruthless Jane. This will lead him to one of the most difficult decisions of his life.
07 April 2021
Breaking Bad S3E4: Green Light
So far, this season has been building up to Walt's re-entrance into the drug scene. The careful grooming by the people around him culminates in this episode.
21 April 2021
Breaking Bad S3E7: One Minute
All eyes are on Hank as he loses his job to his violent action against Jesse. Then, when all seems to be on the recovery, the Salamanca twins get their revenge.
31 March 2021
Breaking Bad S3E2: Caballo sin Nombre
Despite the rising tensions between Walt and Skyler, the secret of Walt's life remains confidential almost to everyone, except the murderous cartel.
08 May 2021
Breaking Bad S3E11: Abiquiu
Just as the relationship between Walt and Gus begins to flourish, Jesse finds out that the latter's criminal organisation was reponsible for the murder of Combo.
07 April 2021
Breaking Bad S3E3: I.F.T.
Walter connivingly calls Skyler's bluff, increasing tension in the White residence. The Salamanca twins are temporarily abated by the drug lord, Gus Fring.
24 February 2022
Breaking Bad S4E4: Bullet Points
As Walt and Skyler reveal their fake gambling story to the world, Jesse struggles with his mental trauma, attracting the attention of the callous Gus Fring.
01 June 2022
Breaking Bad S5E13: To'hajiilee
Walt gets desperate as Hank closes in on his money and organises a hit on Jesse, signalling the beginning of the end as his entire life crumbles apart.
06 April 2022
Breaking Bad S5E3: Hazard Pay
Walt and Jesse revamp their meth-cooking, this time by cleverely using pest removal services as a guise. Trouble brews as Gus's former men threaten to confess.
17 June 2022
Breaking Bad: An Epilogue
A final podcast to reminisce about our journey through Breaking Bad and ponder any final thoughts about TV's greatest series.
03 September 2022
El Camino: The Good Ending
A crossover between our Breaking Bad edition and our film podcasts, we review the ending to Jesse Pinkman's story and how Vince Gilligan has mastered the conclusion to perhaps the best TV show ever.