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Broad City is a web series starring UCB alum, Abbi Jacobson, and Ilana Glazer. It is currently in development with FX. (Abbi, and Ilana will share the Executive Producer credit with none other than Amy Poehler.) A few weeks ago, we caught up with them to talk about everything from Jewnicorn to blog-to-book deals.
On a quiet night at home with my parents, flicking through the channels, I landed on the 2009 film gem: Zombieland. Putting aside my weird obsession with Woody Harrelson, as I watched the film for the sixth or seventh time, I was struck by the picture it painted of our nation’s post-zombie apocalypse identity: a landscape bereft of life, ravaged by the undead, survived only by four lucky humans.
An email pops into my inbox. A stale alert informs me a particularly active friend has, yet again, posted to a group we both belong to. I quickly jump windows on the screen, sighing and eye rolling, to perform the ritualistic set of clicks simply to get that annoying little blue-boxed 1 to go away from the left column of my Facebook homepage.