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No, Chidi, That’s Not Nihilism

by Evan Hrobak

NBC’s THE GOOD PLACE INITIALLY SETS ITSELF APART from the network sitcom lineup with a conceptually adventurous premise. Though it maintains the signature heart of Michael Schur’s other shows (The Office, Parks and Recreation), The Good Place moves the situations that spark comedy from the workplace to the afterlife and our lead characters are either dead or other worldly beings.

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