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YMMV / Russian Doll

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  • Ensemble Dark Horse: Many viewers and reviews have praised Maxine for her comedy and Greta Lee's performance.
  • Iron Woobie: Nadia. By the time we learn what she's gone through (her mother had an undefined mental illness and then died when she was a girl), we know why she's like the way she is.
  • Memetic Mutation:
    • Nadia's line "Thursday, what a concept!" from the second episode quickly gained this thanks to a twitter account a fan set up just to post a screencap of the line every Thursday.
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    • Harry Nillsons "Gotta Get Up" due to sheer repetition.
  • The Woobie: Alan. Poor, poor Alan. His long-time girlfriend not only broke up with him before a big trip, he was also going to propose to her and she was cheating on him.

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