The Handmaid’s Tale Unlocked: Episode 8 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter We analyze Episode 8 of The Handmaid's Tale, focusing on the ballerina music box that June receives from Mrs. Waterford, along with the episode's larger themes about infantilization, role-playing, and compartmentalization. Some stuff on OTI, like the digital library and the back catalog of podcasts, is only available to Overthinking It Members at the “Well Actually” and “Full Harvey” levels. Want to see it? Become a member or upgrade your membership now! You may also need to login.