How Might Leap Second Have Affected Your Favorite Shows?
NCIS‘ Gibbs would’ve had time to step out of the line of fire, instead of just staring slack-jawed at terrorist-in-training Luke.
During the Arrow/The Flash crossover, Oliver’s (still-unnamed!) ex-girlfriend could’ve blurted out, “You’re a dad!” (and thus jump-started a long-dormant storyline) during their otherwise uneventful Central City reunion.
The Vampire Diaries‘ Tyler might’ve mentioned where he was going (New Orleans, perhaps?).
The Good Wife‘s Alicia and Kalinda could’ve clinked glasses in the two-shot.
The Big Bang Theory‘s disgruntled Amy might’ve found the engagement ring Sheldon had for her.
An extra second would’ve given us absolute closure with Game of Thrones‘ Stannis.
Grey’s Anatomy‘s Derek might’ve used the moment to realize that fumbling around for his cell phone could wait until he wasn’t parked in the middle of the road just beyond a sharp turn.
Someone — anyone! — on How to Get Away With Murder could’ve dialed 911 at various points during the season.
Modern Family‘s Phil — before his iPad sound glitched out — could have successfully alerted Haley and Andy to the fact that they secretly love each other.
Neil Patrick Harris could’ve come to his senses and nixed his Oscars lockbox bit.