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Monday, January 21, 2013

Hannah's 'Sad Little Glow Worm' Outfit on Girls, Explained

'Girls' Recap: I'm 100% Not Getting Weird. Hannah and Sandy disagree about politics; Marnie and Elijah disagree about whether Hannah should know they slept together. Tweet. Comment. Lena Dunham and Donald Glover as Hannah and Sandy on 'Girls' more
RollingStone.com ( 1/21/2013 6:22:34 AM -08:00 )

Girls Watch: White People Problems
Girls Watch: White People ProblemsSPOILER ALERT: Before you read this post, stop cashing in on your sexuality and watch last night's episode of Girls. “Oh, I've got a fixed-gear bike and I'm gonna date a black guy!” After the first episode of Girls season 2 aired, I saw some comments about the more
TIME ( 1/21/2013 6:20:41 AM -08:00 )

Girls Recap: "I Get Ideas" Gets Mildly Murdery
Girls Recap: "I Get Ideas" Gets Mildly MurderyThree pumps. This is the first source of drama in this episode of Girls. The three pumps refer to the short-lived sexual encounter that Marnie (Allison Williams) and Elijah (Andrew Rannells) had in the last episode. The other source of drama is, of course, more
E! Online ( 1/21/2013 12:07:55 AM -08:00 )

'Girls' recap: She Just Likes to Fight
One of the most interesting threads of last week's comments had to do with whether Hannah was actually happy and changed, or if it was just a performance of selflessness. I'm not sure that this episode really addresses that, but we do get to see Hannah more
Entertainment Weekly ( 1/20/2013 9:31:03 PM -08:00 )

Girls Season 2, Episode 2 Chat: Sad Little Glowworm
Margaret Wheeler Johnson: I just want to say that I love Hannah exercising by herself with her laptop while Elijah and George are fighting and how we overhear the instructor saying, "Don't worry about messing up." Also that Hannah is wearing approximately more
Huffington Post (blog) ( 1/20/2013 7:37:22 PM -08:00 )

'Girls' Season 2, Episode 2 Recap: 'I Get Ideas'
Note: Do not read on if you have not yet seen Season 2, Episode 2 of HBO's "Girls" titled "I Get Ideas." Here's the thing about relationships: They usually end. The newly-single are then left pondering their flaws and possibly morphing into psychopaths, more
Huffington Post (blog) ( 1/20/2013 6:37:09 PM -08:00 )

'Girls': A Conversation (Season 2, Episode 2, 'I Get Ideas')
In the second episode of the season, called “I Get Ideas,” George breaks up with Elijah, Elijah wants to keep his three-pump indiscretion with Marnie secret from Hannah, Hannah breaks up with Sandy, and Shoshanna and Ray encourage Marnie to get a more
Wall Street Journal (blog) ( 1/20/2013 6:36:11 PM -08:00 )

The 'Girls' Gut Check: Racial Tension, Artistic Differences, and YouTube
Four Atlantic staffers sound off on whether the portrayals of their generation's quirks in the second episode of Season Two of Lena Dunham's HBO show ring true. banner_hannah hbo girls.jpg. HBO. All is not right with the world of Girls—as per usual. more
The Atlantic ( 1/20/2013 6:30:18 PM -08:00 )

'Girls' Season 2, Episode 2 Recap: How Real Was 'Girls' This Week?
Accused by some of whitewashing Brooklyn and beloved by others for depicting the harsh truth of post-college New York life for over-educated women in their 20s, Girls may well be TV's most talked-about comedy. Considering that most of those more
Flavorwire ( 1/21/2013 7:14:22 AM -08:00 )

'Girls': What You Do With What You've Got
As I remember season one of Girls, I (along with some others) started the show out with a feeling of pretty strong dislike. Mostly, it just made me uncomfortable. There were funny one-liners, yes, and the writing was better than a lot of other stuff on TV — it's more
The Atlantic Wire ( 1/21/2013 7:02:35 AM -08:00 )

Recap: Minor Key 'Girls' Finds Hannah & Marnie Getting Some New Ideas
If the season premiere was a bit of shake up to reorient the gang in "Girls" for wherever the new season will take them, the second episode almost seems like an addendum. It's as if Lena Dunham and company suddenly decided they need to do another shift more
Indie Wire (blog) ( 1/21/2013 7:01:31 AM -08:00 )

Hannah's 'Sad Little Glow Worm' Outfit on Girls, Explained
HannahLast night's episode of Girls, the second of season two, commenced with what very well may be the best garment that's ever appeared on this show: a puffy orange thing worn by Hannah that makes her look, in Elijah's words, like a "sad little glow worm. more
New York Magazine ( 1/21/2013 6:54:23 AM -08:00 )

Girls Recap: You Destroyed My Heart. Thanks.
Here's something about being involved with someone much older than you. You might think that they are very open and understanding, and maybe they are in many ways, but also, they tend to be extremely sensitive and need a level of faithfulness that more
The L Magazine ( 1/21/2013 6:43:50 AM -08:00 )

Girls Watch: Season 2 , Episode 2 - I Get Ideas
Girls Watch: Season 2 , Episode 2 - I Get IdeasGirls not only returned last Sunday with an excellent second season premiere but also bagged two major awards at the Golden Globes. The newly minted recipient of the Best Actress and Best Comedy statuettes already had a lot to live up to since it was one more
Cinema Blend ( 1/21/2013 6:33:01 AM -08:00 )

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - Lena Dunham Stars In the Next Episode of HBO's GIRLS
Below, get a sneak peek at the next episode of the HBO comedy series GIRLS. Series creator and star Lena Dunham recently picked up two Golden Globe Awards for the show which airs Sunday nights 9:00-9:30 p.m. ET/PT exclusively on HBO. more
Broadway World ( 1/21/2013 5:50:54 AM -08:00 )

Girls delivers dating advice
Girls delivers dating adviceGirls goes political in Episode 2 as Hannah tries to close the door on two relationships. Hannah gets relationship and life advice from Jessa. “I Get Ideas” — the second episode of Girls, Season 2 — is laced with relationship advice for everyone. more
SheKnows.com ( 1/21/2013 5:48:16 AM -08:00 )

Girls Recap: 'I Get Ideas' (Season 2, Episode 2)
Girls Recap: Hannah's relationship with the seemingly sweet and sensible Sandy (Donald Glover) turns out to be short-lived in the second episode of the season. Photo: Jessica Miglio. Want To Be Functional? Don't 'Get Ideas' From These Characters. In this episode of more
California Literary Review ( 1/21/2013 5:26:39 AM -08:00 )

Black conservatives have long been used as props by the GOP — and now by
Black conservatives have long been used as props by the GOP — and now bySo long Sandy, Donald Glover's black Republican on “Girls,” we hardly knew ye. Then again, black Republicans have long been used as symbolic props, so why not on this show? “It is very important to me, as a minority female, that Congressman Scott more
Salon ( 1/21/2013 5:22:28 AM -08:00 )

Girls recap: 'I Get Ideas'
Girls recap: t's tempting to paint Girls as just a show about spoiled, self-absorbed, immature twenty-somethings trying to figure out who they are — and at first glance, tonight's "I Get Ideas" offers ample proof for that argument. There are surely more mature ways to handle more
The Week Magazine ( 1/21/2013 1:12:23 AM -08:00 )

"GIRLS" NIGHT The “Girls” Emotional Age Recap: “I Get Ideas”
As fans of Girls know, Hannah, Marnie, Shoshana, and Jessa are big on mouthiness but low on maturity. So each week, blogger Chris Kelly is grading the four main characters' emotional ages based on their words and actions. Chris took a semester of more
Queerty ( 1/21/2013 12:56:53 AM -08:00 )