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Convicted of a decade old crime of transporting drug money to an ex-girlfriend, normally law abiding Piper Chapman is sentenced to a year and a half behind bars to face the reality of how life changing prison can really be.

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Convicted of a decade old crime of transporting drug money to an ex-girlfriend, normally law abiding Piper Chapman is sentenced to a year and a half behind bars to face the reality of how life changing prison can really be.

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Jason Biggs, Natasha Lyonne and Lea Delaria have all appeared as guest stars in the hit TV show Will and Grace. See more »

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The timeline of the show often changes; the first season indicates being set in 2010 (upon entering prison, Piper begs Larry to not watch the latest Mad Men without her, and Larry is shown the latest episode from season 4, which originally aired in 2010). However, season 5 references the San Bernarndino shootings, which occurred in 2015. This cannot be possible as Piper's prison sentence was for 15 months and only about a year has passed in those five seasons. See more »

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Suzanne 'Crazy Eyes' Warren: [to Piper] Before I met you the sun was like a yellow grape. But now, it looks like fire in the sky. Why? Because you light a fire inside me!
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Surprisingly bad
4 January 2015 | by See all my reviews

I'm really surprised this show has been so well-reviewed. It's boring and obnoxious. I liked Kohan's show Weeds, so it's not that I can't appreciate the style or sensibility. The main problem with this show is that the characters are caricatures, like in a bad SNL skit, so they're unbelievable, unrelatable, and often insulting to the viewer's intelligence. The antagonists are particularly one-sided. I think the show is supposed to be mocking polite white bourgeois values, but I can't imagine anyone feeling like it accurately represents anything about anyone real, whatever their class, race, or gender. Also, by making the objects of its satire so absurdly unrealistic, I think the show actually obscures the social problems it pretends to be addressing.


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