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My So-Called Life

MY SO-CALLED LIFE - SEASON ONE

Angela Chase became the voice of a generation of privileged children filled with angst and uncertainty.

Always a Witch

ALWAYS A WITCH - SEASON ONE

Absolutely disgusting. 'Always a Witch' is the story of a young slave girl (also a witch) that travels back in time -- wait for it -- not to end slavery.. but to save her white slave master/ former lover from dying. I'm going to end this review here because I honestly do not feel that any more needs to be said.

Sex Education

SEX EDUCATION - SEASON ONE

At first the tone of this confused me – set in a kind of Americanised version of a UK "secondary (high) school", with hallways full of lockers, homecoming balls, theatre-style assemblies, jocks and geeks, and all the things I recognise from US media and never saw in any actual British schools. The Welsh landscape even makes it look like it was filmed in America at times. But the language and the attitudes are very British, and completely won me over – in the end it comes across as a sex-positive and down-to-earth European dynamic that is surprisingly refreshing. It's impossible to imagine a comparable American show doing some of the things in Sex Education – like the fantastic third episode, which focuses undramatically on a teenage girl's abortion and finds humour, emotion, and unexpected togetherness in the entire process. Everyone seems like they are having a lot of fun, and for once there are actually several people in the ensemble cast that I am interested in. I could watch this kind of thing all day long.

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