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TV Club: Better Things brings the feminist fire in an accidentally topical episode

Sometimes an episode of television hits at the perfect time. There’s no way that the writers of “Alarms” — Pamela Adlon, Louis CK, and Gina Fallore — knew that a shitstorm of sexual assault allegations would be hitting Donald Trump all at once, sparking a national conversation about the nature of these damaging encounters and consent, as well as the aggressions that women face on a daily basis.
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