final season of Lost started Tuesday wi a 2-parter, now with 'sidebacks', showing Oceanic landing safely in LA (with some minor variations from the original) and the Losties struggling wi the aftermath of The Incident. theory; the landing in LA is 'real time' and they will somehow end up back on the island to finish. theory; the walled compound/Temple is where the 'other Others' have been, where they took the children, etc. theory; the bad guy /maninblack/'Esau' has used the Others to plot his return to wherever (remember Michael being 'special'?) your thoughts?