It’s nice that Joe and Cecile realize that emergencies only happen Monday through Friday, and all the bad guys rest on Saturday and Sunday.
And such a good parenting move - “hey little one, we’re leaving your Mommy. You get to grow up without her, but she gets to visit you on the weekends”
Well, either Despero, or someone else is doing some strong psychic manipulation, or this is some alternate universe.
All the bad stuff happens on the same day (Barry accused of a crime and losing his job, Star Labs mysteriously failing a radiation test) but no one suspects sabotage? Plus Joe...