Cutting forward to “Psycho Pete Returns”, we find out what happened to Cricket when Frank started a money fire during “The Gang Squashes Their Beefs”. So once again, Frank has had a hand in further mutilating Cricket – which supports my earlier theory that Frank is symbolically pushing Crick to embrace his disfigured soul by disfiguring his physical body. Still a bit of a stretch but there’s a clear pattern here, amirite?

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