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‘Dead to Me' & the Feminist Rise of Women Who Commit Crimes on TV

12 days ago   |   By Daily Makeover

If we had the crime-fighting trio of Charlie's Angels before, we have the crime-committing Jen and Judy of Dead to Me now -and they aren't alone. Their felonies place them among the ranks of Orange Is the New Black, Why Women Kill and Good Girls. There's a slew of women committing crimes on the small screen-and it may be the most feminist thing on TV right now.
After decades of drowning under the pile-on of Mary Sues, Manic Pixie Dream Girls and femme fatales, women have broken free under the trusted hands of our fellow women and unveiled our most basic forms: murderous sociopaths and...
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