Series Updates: Download Silicon Valley Season 5, Episode 3
And then his eyes went dead, like when I tell him I love him.”
This is a quote from last week’s episode, one of those Jared lines that Zach Woods is so good at tossing off nonchalantly. He was talking about Richard, and while the line is yet another acknowledgement that the showrunners are aware of that sexy Richard-Jared fan fiction on the ‘net, the line also supports a running theme of this show: Feelings are as terrifying as that song Morris Albert sang about them. Silicon Valley sees friendship and love as either weaknesses to be exploited or uncomfortable elements to be avoided at all costs.