'Girls': 3 things in Season 3 premiere that give hope for what's to come

"Girls" returned for Season 3 on Sunday (Jan. 12) and, after a shaky second season that tended to go dark and lacked in humor, the HBO series gave lapsed fans plenty of proof that Season 3 is the time to get back on the train to Brooklyn.1. The comedy is backLook, first and foremost, the back-to-back episodes were hysterical. Whereas most of Season 2 felt as if it was an exercise in depressing viewers, this premiere brought the funny. The writing was punched up with punchlines, as well as observational moments that were just LOL-worthy. Hannah (Lena Dunham) and her editor eating those chocolate cups? Great. Marnie (Allison Williams) and the taco incident? Hilarious. Shoshanna's (Zosia Mamet) Truth or Dare game with Adam (Adam Driver) and Hannah in the hotel room? Just perfect. 2. Rita Wilson as Marnie's momFinally, we understand why Marnie is the neurotic mess that she is. Rita Wilson was spot-on as...



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