I watch Lost with my father, and it's interesting how he notices certain things that I don't, and he brought to my attention one of the special properties of the island. When the Losties set up their camp on the beach, where do they get all the blue tarps from? My dad owns multiple blue tarps, but can never find one when he needs it, but these guys not only have like 2 dozen tarps, but when the Tailsection people make it to the beach, they pull out EXTRA blue tarps they're not even using! On a show with Time Travel, Smoke Monsters and the dead coming back to life, it's the extra blue tarps my Dad finds most unbelievable. :)Read more >
My theory about the motivations is this: The island is special in many ways, but the most important way is that it will survive the end of the world that the Valenzetti equation predicts. Jacob's nemesis doesn't believe people can change, so he just wants to just let the world die, and start things over again with his hand picked group of survivors.
Jacob believes they can change, so he keeps bringing in groups from the outside world, trying to find the ones who can prevent the world from ending.
Jacob's nemesis knows Jacob's plan won't work, but Jacob keeps "trying to prove him wrong", which would be ok, except everytime new people show up, "They come. They fight. They destroy. They corrupt. It always ends the same." Maybe the Nemesis is pi…Read more >