Re: Breaking Bad Season 4 Premiere Sun 10pm AMC (Spoilers!)
Originally Posted by kaldaniels
I agree it was a shady move but I don't know that Hank has taken a true turn for bad. He has always viewed dealers as scumbags. And it's not like he was hoping for Jesse to die, just made a calculated risk. Hank was correct in that Walt didnt want to kill Jesse anyway. So Hank was just right, not really manipulative.
It's pretty manipulative no matter how you slice it. The fact that Hank doesn't care about Jesse and doesn't care if he dies means he's using him just as Walt used him. Ironically, while Walt used him, Walt actually does care about Jesse (as Hank pointed out).
"No matter how good you are, you're going to lose one-third of your games. No matter how bad you are you're going to win one-third of your games. It's the other third that makes the difference." ~Tommy Lasorda