True Blood (HBO) “Hopeless” Season 5 Episode 6 July 15, 2012 News, True Blood True Blood (HBO)”Hopeless” Season 5 Episode 6 airs Sunday July 15 at 9PM on HBO. Episode Synopsis: The aftermath at the asylum leaves Sookie with an eerie sense of foreboding. At Fangtasia, Pam breaks up a vamp-girl fight, praising Tara for her tenacity. Lafayette visits Ruby Jean (Alfre Woodard), who also received a disturbing message from Jesus. Fearing for his family’s safety, Terry blames his curse for his troubles with Arlene (Carrie Preston). Alcide challenges J.D. (Louis Herthum); Sam offers to help Andy investigate the recent shootings; Roman lays out his plans to take out Russell.