Small, Like Us, But Different

The TV Scene: ‘Wayward Pines’
Terrence Howard, left, as Sheriff Arnold Pope and Matt Dillon as Ethan Burke in “Wayward Pines”; Photo: Fox.com

Those of us who live in and around the Northwest Corner are familiar with small towns like Wayward Pines, Idaho, where everyone knows your name.

But this bucolic town holds some diabolical secrets. Residents must abide by seven rules:

1. Enjoy your life in Wayward Pines.

2. Be happy.

3. Work hard.

4. Always answer the phone if it rings.

5. Do not discuss the past.

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