TV

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For the greater part of my young adult life, I carried around a horrid little secret.

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While the first season was focused more on the lifestyles of New York City potheads, the second season explores the role of weed as a coping mechanism in the Trump era.

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“Black Lightning” is not just your typical superhero story highlighting a young, suave renegade, fictionally fighting to save the girl, defeating the evil villain or starring in crossovers with other superheroes.

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The show is less of a criminal investigation and more of a deep, powerful drama.

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Originally, I had no opposition to “Game of Thrones.” If anything, it just didn’t seem like my type of show. It didn’t bother me at first. It was just irrelevant.

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What these shows should remind us is the fact that it is our duty to take a step back and reflect on ourselves.

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I think you have to be a social media fiend and sometimes a self-doubting millennial yourself to truly understand and appreciate the comedy.

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The music used in these dark comedies illuminates the humanity of the ostensibly irredeemable protagonists, each of whom are, coincidentally, guilty.

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Yet unsurprisingly, the idyllic image of this young man is shattered by two gunshots — not in himself, but through the body of the young man he finds lying in the middle of the sidewalk. It’s this moment that distinguishes the life of kids on the Southside from nearly anywhere else in the world.

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I think that there is something in these angsty teens that most, if not all, young people today can identify with.