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Monday, April 30, 2012

'Girls' and 'Veep' Both Renewed by HBO for Second Seasons

I'm worried about the white people. It happens every so often. They're attacked for that which they cannot help—their whiteness—and that which they can help—their whiteness. Since Lena Dunham's new project, “Girls,” premièred on HBO a few weeks back, more
New Yorker (blog) ( 4/30/2012 9:46:39 AM -08:00 )

'Girls' on HBO: Vagina Panic takes a look at abortion
Entertainment Newsday > Entertainment Pet Rock Thoughts, ideas and videos from the world of movies, music, TV and everything else pop culture. PrintAa « Previous post'Girls' on HBO: Lacks diversity, still worth watching View all posts Next post »'Think more
Newsday ( 4/30/2012 8:54:18 AM -08:00 )

Girls Watch: Ready for Their Close Up
Girls Watch: Ready for Their Close UpBy James Poniewozik | @poniewozik | April 30, 2012 | + With “All Adventurous Women Do,” you've now seen as many episodes of Girls as I'd seen before I reviewed it. Rather than recap the episode line by line, let me unpack two scenes from it that helped more
TIME ( 4/30/2012 7:07:32 AM -08:00 )

A Perfect Twitter Moment on “Girls”
A Perfect Twitter Moment on “Girls”So I'm only going to say one brief word about “Girls,” given that I've already said six thousand. (And après that, the deluge.) This week's episode ends with a scene that startled me the first time I saw the episode, and the second time, more
New Yorker (blog) ( 4/30/2012 6:52:58 AM -08:00 )

Why it is wrong to call HBO's 'Girls' racist
If this is the world creator Lena Dunham knows, why should she skew it for sake of diversity? By David Zurawik The Baltimore Sun I have been watching the backlash against HBO's groundbreaking comedy "Girls" the last couple of weeks, and much of it more
Baltimore Sun (blog) ( 4/30/2012 3:12:43 AM -08:00 )

'Girls' Recap: What Would Robyn Do?
By Halle Kiefer Let's just get it out of the way up top: something definitely got up around the sides of that condom. Or, more accurately, not even condoms can stop the creeping dread that is HPV. "All Adventurous Women Do" opens with Hannah finding more ( 4/29/2012 7:05:40 PM -08:00 )

'Girls' Recap: All Adventurous Women Dance To Robyn
Note: Do not read on if you have not seen Season 1, Episode 3 of HBO's "Girls," entitled, "All Adventurous Women Do." There's a scene at the end of this week's episode of "Girls" (Sundays at 10:30 pm ET on HBO) where Hannah and Marnie dance around to more
Huffington Post (blog) ( 4/29/2012 7:01:25 PM -08:00 )

'Girls' Star Allison Williams On Her Masturbation Scene, Lena Dunham And More
"It's incredibly great," the face of "Nightly News" told Vulture about Allison's starring role on the polarizing HBO series (Sundays at 10:30 pm ET). Yes, even the bracing sex scenes, which included a moment in this past Sunday night's episode that saw more
Huffington Post ( 4/29/2012 7:01:25 PM -08:00 )

What a Bunch of Guys Think of the Third Episode of
Slate Magazine (blog) more
Girls ( 4/29/2012 6:58:32 PM -08:00 )

Girls on Girls: We've Decided the Adam/Hannah Sex is Hot
Girls on Girls: WeMySlate is a new tool that you track your favorite parts Slate. You can follow authors and sections, track comment threads you're interested in, and more. Hanna Rosin: As the boys of Slate pointed out, this episode was about metamorphoses, more
Slate Magazine (blog) ( 4/29/2012 6:53:34 PM -08:00 )

'Girls' Episode 3 Fashion Recap: Snuggies, Fishnets and Drawstring Yoga Pants
by Lauren Caruso Now that we're three weeks in, every white girl this side of the Pacific has weighted in on HBO's Lena Dunham's Girls, and though some have brought up valid points, they're the same three points - it's too white, it's too nepotist or more
Ology ( 4/30/2012 12:02:17 PM -08:00 )

'Girls' and 'Veep' Both Renewed by HBO for Second Seasons
Hannah, Marnie, Jessa and Shoshanna are trying to figure life out. They've been living in New York for a couple of years, but they're still not sure what they want – from boys, from each other, from themselves. And things aren't getting any clearer. more
TVbytheNumbers ( 4/30/2012 11:32:02 AM -08:00 )

Girls: We Play “Never Have I Ever” With “All Adventurous Girls Do”
by Sabrina Rojas Weiss It's 5 o'clock somewhere, so it must be OK to play this new drinking game I just came up with: “Never Have I Ever, The Girls Edition.” Because seriously, last night's episode, “All Adventurous Girls Do,” was uncanny with scenes more
VH1 ( 4/30/2012 11:17:31 AM -08:00 )

Girls Episode 4: “Hannah's Diary” Promo: The Least Virgin-y Virgin Ever (VIDEO)
As we pointed out in our recap of Girls Episode 3: “All Adventurous Women Do,” we like the show much better when each of the four leads gets their own storyline. And based on this preview for Episode 4: “Hannah's Diary,” we're in for story-centric more
Wetpaint ( 4/30/2012 11:13:36 AM -08:00 )

Girls Episode 1.3 Review: 'All Adventurous Women Do'
Girls Episode 1.3 Review: By Kelly Sater : April 30, 2012 The Girls are still trying to figure it all out in last night's episode. Hannah (Lena Dunham) learned she has an STD, Marnie's (Allison Williams) storyline finally got interesting and Adam (Adam Driver) is as terrible as more ( 4/30/2012 10:35:34 AM -08:00 )

'Girls' 2.03 Recap: 'All Adventurous Women Do'
The title of this week's episode of "Girls" refers to HPV. Not something you hear every day in TV land. As far as STDs go, HPV is less glamorous than HIV. Less shocking than the clap. It's a "chick problem," a disease passed among men, but for which no more (blog) ( 4/30/2012 9:04:48 AM -08:00 )

'Girls' Recap: "All Adventurous Women Do"
by Emily Cheever Let's talk about the baggage that all these girls have. Last night's episode of Girls "All Adventurous Women Do" dealt with all things personal and not so personal. You know, the usual. We followed Hannah through her HPV diagnosis, more
Ology ( 4/30/2012 8:04:08 AM -08:00 )

Girls: Season 1 Episode 3: All Adventurous Women Do – TV Review
By Laura Aguirre Last night, Girls ended on the perfect note, with Hannah and Marnie rocking out to Robyn's “Dancing On My Own.” It was their way of admitting they don't have it all figured out, and there was something very humbling about that. more ( 4/30/2012 7:15:43 AM -08:00 )

Girls Recap: Robyn Heals All Wounds
By Emma Straub This episode was the funniest and most true installment of Girls yet. Dunham & Co. spent the first two episodes laying groundwork, and now that we know the ladies (yes, Jessa, you too are one of “the Ladies”), we can really get down to more
Vulture ( 4/30/2012 5:16:36 AM -08:00 )

Sh*t Girls say about 'Girls'
Girls! It's on HBO! Lena Dunham created it! There aren't any Black people in it! Viral video! Go! A few episodes in, I have to say I'ma fan of Girls. Sure, it's a bit of a weird comedown after Game of Thrones, but what wouldn't be? more
Guyism ( 4/30/2012 4:41:49 AM -08:00 )