Ever since the Kahana group came, I've been frustrated by not have any basis to choose a side. Widmore, Eloise, Ben, Ilana, Richard, Jacob, Jacob's Nemesis, etc etc etc. they all say "Join my side" but nobody has given a concrete reason. The only thing anyone has said is "I'm trying to protect the island." And for that matter, how do we even know the island is something that should be protected? It seemed to be all about greed for power.
I'm waiting for an actual argument. The closest we've got is Jacob & his Nemesis talking about the destructive tendencies of mankind.
Side A-Nemesis: People will always end up fighting and destroying each other Side B-Jacob: There hope for something better
This ties in with ... ...the DI trying to t…Read more >
I'm a new blogger, so instead of posting a theory, I'd like some clarifications/ideas from all you researchers. If I've missed a few things, please be kind.
What I'm curious about is Charles Widmore's connection to the DI.
1) We know one of the food drops said "Widmore Industries," so there's got to be some connection. At first I thought perhaps he was using the DI as a way to gain information on the island. They must have ways of knowing its whereabouts since they do regular food drops for years for Kelvin, Radzinsky, Desmond, etc, and that info would be VERY useful to Widmore. Well, I guess that's a theory... but I haven't researched it =)
2) There were lots of people on the freighter who were connected to the DI, but not actual DI memb…Read more >