Fang's Bites' Grade for 24, Season 7, Hour 1, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m.

Hearing Kiefer say “The events occur in real time” again – A+

Opening sequence, Kidnapping – A.

Questioning of Jack in the Senate – C.

Introducing characters at the FBI – C.

White House sequences – D.

Seeing Evil Tony Almeida for the first time – A.

Hearing Evil Tony whisper like the Good Tony – A.

First confrontation between Jack and the FBI – C minus.

Seeing Jack go into the field again – B.

Seeing Jack threaten to put a pen in someone’s eye – A.

Seeing suspect get shot – A.

Overall grade – B.

Ken Fang

About Ken Fang

Ken has been covering the sports media in earnest at his own site, Fang's Bites since May 2007 and at Awful Announcing since March 2013. He provides a unique perspective having been an award-winning radio news reporter in Providence and having worked in local television. Fang celebrates the three Boston Red Sox World Championships in the 21st Century, but continues to be a long-suffering Cleveland Browns fan.