TV review by Jenny Nixon, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 16+

A fat woman embarks on a path of self-acceptance.

Hulu Comedy 2019

Parents say

age 18+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 18+

Based on 1 review

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age 18+


I was looking for a light comedy to relax to. In the first 15 mins the protagonist is sent a text at the office that read..." F*ck? " a proposition I presume. I didn't stick around to find out. Too bad this is standard fair in comedy these days. Just not for me, or for kids.

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing
age 18+

amazing show, but not for kids

This is an amazing, empowering show chock full of body positive and female positive moments and realizations. I am thinking how I can omit certain portions to share this with my eldest daughter. The reason I have hesitated to do so is that sex scenes are WAY too graphic for anyone to see. As long as those are not shown to kids/teens, then there are so many positive messages for discussion in this show that it is a very worthwhile watch for anyone raising older teens to discuss with their daughters.

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