Inside: Russian Doll

Ken Eisner

Like the famous nesting doll of the title, stories within stories mark this ingenious series, built around its main creator, Natasha Lyonne, who plays a delightfully noxious New Yorker who -- how shall we put this? -- dies every day, only to find herself back in the bathroom at her own 36th birthday party. The show manages to combine existential horror with a Nora Ephron touch, getting slightly bogged down in answering its own questions before hitting an uplifting finish.

Meta Snowglobe Nightmare

Natasha Lyonne’s East Village meta snowglobe nightmare

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Russian Doll explained

Russian Doll explained – quite well. But heavy spoilers so don’t watch this if you plan to watch the show.

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Sweet Birthday Baby

Every single sweet birthday baby and its consequences. Just for fun.

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