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Recap / Black Lightning 2018 S 2 E 9 Gift Of The Magi

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Jefferson and Anissa continue their search for Jennifer and Khalil, trying to find them before Tobias' assassin does.

  • Bittersweet Ending: Khalil and Jennifer survive, but Jefferson and Anissa don't bring them home, and Jennifer can't be persuaded to go back to her parents even by Khalil.
  • Computer Equals Monitor: Jennifer hacks into a hospital computer by zapping the monitor.
  • Deal with the Devil: Tobias has a new recruit, Todd, a talented robotics genius who's been held back because of his race and lack of connections. It doesn't take much for Todd to succumb to Tobias' temptations.
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  • Eureka Moment: Anissa noticing the power surge at the hospital clues her and Jefferson in that Jennifer was there.
  • Reality Ensues: Todd's rant to the Grant Board, however awesome and justified, unsurprisingly gets him escorted out of the building. It's implied he's also expelled from the college too.


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