The Poe Code: The Secret Meaning of Person of Interest

On last night's Person of Interest, a caper-style episode about an art thief, Finch refers to a fictional New York bar called The Purloined Letter. And that single reference, to an Edgar Allan Poe story, revealed how this show is entangled in one of the great philosophical debates of the last fifty years. » 2/05/14 7:18pm 2/05/14 7:18pm