PBG, excellent point.
suni, That was good. The closest portrayal of cyborg "pain" up to now was in another top-flight sci-fi series, Space; Above And Beyond's "Angriest Angel" episode. Commander McQueen puts the blade to Elroy El's innards to "extract" Chig info. That was an excellent episode from an excellent show.
Couple of items:
Racetrack has become one of the bad-asses. Cool.
The Master Chief's "obsession" and sense of loss. YES.
Speaking of which, Helo...