Synopsis The Ruth Davenport murder is one of the least understood side narratives of the new season. In Buckhorn, South Dakota, Bill Hastings is accused of murdering the librarian which whom he was having an affair, and reveals that the two of them found an interdimensional "zone" involving Mr. C, Major Briggs, and the Woodsmen. … Continue reading Who Killed Ruth Davenport?
Synopsis In Episode 9, we learn Hastings has visited Major Briggs twice. In the second meeting, he recounts interference by a group of "others," as he describes them. We know that many of those others are the Woodsmen, but there are still unanswered questions surrounding the events of Hastings' second meeting. Hypothesis Mr. C also … Continue reading Mr. C Made It to the Meeting Between Hastings and Briggs in the Zone
Synopsis Coordinates play a key role in Mr. C's narrative. Hypothesis Ray did not get any coordinates from Betty. The coordinates he gave Mr. C were from somewhere else. The Facts In Episode 9, Hastings tells Agent Preston that he didn't have the coordinates-- Ruth Davenport did In Episode 2, we find out Hastings was … Continue reading Did Ray Ever Actually Get the Coordinates From Betty?
Synopsis In Season 3, Buckhorn, SD is a weird Twin Peaks outpost in the American Badlands. We have the Hastings murders, Ruth Davenport, Woodsmen, and the our first glimpse of the new Major Briggs. However, untangling the mess of narratives into a timeline has proven difficult. Hypothesis Below is the proposed timeline for the events … Continue reading The Buckhorn and Dougie-Tulpa Mini-Timeline
Synopsis During Tammy's interrogation scene with Bill Hastings, Bill recounts his meetings with Garland Briggs. During the second meetings, when he's delivering the coordinates to the Major. He mentions that after he gave the coordinates to Briggs, "people came in," and pushed him to the ground by his head. They asked him his wife's name … Continue reading Who Were the People That Came in When Bill Hastings Was Talking to Major Briggs?
Synopsis In Part 16, one of the big reveals of the episode was that not only had Mr. C raped Diane, but Diane herself was a Tulpa. In Part 17, we find out that Naido is actually the original Diane. How did Diane end up disguised, blind, and gagged? How did she end up in … Continue reading What was Mr. C’s role regarding Naido?
Synopsis In Episode 3, we see Dougie Tulpa decompose in the Waiting Room. What comes out of him is a gold "seed," and a black, floating rock. Additionally, in Episode 5, we see Mr. C communicate with his Argentina Box, after which the box self-destructs into a small, black rock. Hypothesis Dougie's black rock and … Continue reading What Is The Black Stuff Dougie and the Argentina Box Are Made Of?
Synopsis In episode 2, Laura and Coop have a very strange conversation in the Waiting Room, in a scene that mirrors season 2. However, at the end of this exchange, Laura screams, and is whooshed away into the sky. In episode 18, this same thing happens, except Laura is whooshed away in the woods, although … Continue reading What is going on in the Waiting Room Scene With the White Horse? And Why is It So Important?
Now might be a good time to talk about Lynch's Language of cameras, because we use it extensively in this blog-- some other examples include: Analysis of the Furnace Scene with James Reveals some Weird Things A Cooper Scene in the Waiting Room is a Flashback, Laura is the Little Girl Who Lived Down the … Continue reading A Quick Note On Camera Techniques in Twin Peaks
Synopsis We know the Mauve Zone, the place where the Fireman lives, and the place with Naido's Palace. We also know the Convenience Store, which came into exist during the Trinity Test and serves as some kind of nexus point for Lodge entities. Hypothesis The Convenience store is an access point for the Mauve Zone … Continue reading Accessing the Mauve Zone Via the Convenience Store