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Scandal Pops is back this week to catch you up on the biggest moments from the winter finale!
Mellie Makes History by holding the longest filibuster in modern history! When she's told by Senator Gibson to stop worrying her pretty little head about the budget for Planned Parenthood, Mellie stands her ground for what she believes in. The only thing is, that means she can't use the bathroom for 16 hours! With the help of Olivia and Susan Ross, she's able to pull through and run out the clock.
It's Huck vs. Rowan in the abandoned warehouse. Rowan wants to know why Huck hasn't killed him yet, and asks about Huck's family to get under his skin. Turns out, Rowan trained his sons a little to well as Huck knows how to play that game as well. He asks Rowan if he's heard what the media is saying about Olivia, and we see a defeated Rowan for the first time.
Jake finds out his former B613 brother Russell was behind Lazarus One. More importantly, it was Russell that killed Elise. Not Rowan. Finally believing Rowan, he shows up at Rowan's door where Rowan is finally able to say Welcome Home, Son.
No More Jam and Vermont for Fitz and Olivia. After getting upset about Olivia's absence at dinner, Olivia reaches for the infamous hooch. Olivia feels trapped and suffocated. Fitz feels rejected and betrayed. Fitz realizes he's having the same fights he had with Mellie as Olivia realizes she never saw the side of Fitz that Mellie always took care of. Both come to the realization that they tried, but it didn't work.
Watch "Scandal Pops" for Scandal Season 5, Episode 8 "Rasputin"
Scandal Pops: Watch the Season 5 Episode 8 Recap|The hottest moments from the "Rasputin" episode of Scandal!|Watch this recap of Scandal Season 5 Episode 8 to see the biggest moments from the world of Scandal! Rowan is on the run as he believes his sons are hunting him just as Olivia gets arrested by the FBI. She ends up in the interrogation room thanks to the sneaky work of Cyrus. Fitz finally learns the truth about Rowan's escape and has a surprising reaction. Rowan finds himself trapped in a warehouse where his mysterious captor is finally revealed. Check back next Thursday for more jaw-dropping, gut-wrenching, can't-miss moments from Scandal. All-new episodes of Scandal air THURSDAYS 9|8c
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