I've noticed that a lot of people seem to be rewatching the series already, starting with the pilot. This brings to mind the one big unanswered question from the pilot: why Smokey/MiB killed Seth Norris, the pilot of O815. I've seen a couple theories lately that I had never really read before, such as MiB was just pissed that so many candidates had arrived on the island at once, and he decided to take it out on the first person he encountered that he was able to kill. Another theory is that MiB wasn't "ready" for the Losties to know what he looks like yet, so he kills the pilot.
My personal theory is as follows: I would have to say that MiB may have realized that the pilot could have been valuable to the survivors in their efforts to leave …Read more >
My theory for the opening scenes of Season 6 is as follows:
I predict that the scene will be the same scene that began Season 3 (O815 crash seen from Barracks), up until the moment in which the plane is begins to break up over the Island. At this point, there will be a flash/earthquake, signifying a deviation from the original/meant-to-be timeline. When the flash ends, the plane will be seen flying over the island and out of view, without crashing. We will then see Ben staring up in awe and confusion, wondering what just went on. He'll then ask Ethan to accompany him to the Flame, in an attempt to determine which plane he saw. Upon their arrival, Ben will call for Mikhail, but he will be answered with "Sorry, you just missed him, brotha...…Read more >