Critic Consensus: Characters continue to unravel as an endgame seems to be in sight, but "Winter of Our Discontent" may prove too uncomfortable, even for hardcore fans.
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Critic reviews for Winter of Our Discontent
Kai's getting less and less predictable the longer time goes on, and that doesn't bode well even for the people close to him in the cult.
The shocking episode ... delved into Winter's steadfast loyalty to her brother who seems to be unraveling with each passing week.
With three hours left before the Episode 11 finale, it's hard to imagine what kind of ending we're hurtling toward. Some superfans may be happy about that-but it also feels like a reflection of the season's general lack of focus.
Cult offered up a cool new take on Ally this week, but the rest of it buckled under the burden of this season's trend of never showing us the truth right away.
Anytime Sarah Paulson and Evan Peters share a scene, magic happens.
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