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One of TV's most talked-about shows returned to HBO last night. So how did it compare to the first season? We asked four female pundits what they thought of the debut

Last night was a big night for Lena Dunham. She won two Golden Globes for her HBO series Girls (Dunham for lead actress and Girls for best TV comedy) and Girls debuted its second season. To kick off the new season of one of television's most talked-about shows, we've asked four of our favorite women from around the web to tell us their thoughts on the first episode.

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• Julieanne Smolinski, XOJane

• Amy Odell, Buzzfeed Shift editor

• Rebecca Traister, Salon

• Amanda Marcotte, The Guardian

'I wonder what anybody who has never lived in Brooklyn while 24 gets out of it.' – Julieanne Smolinski

I still wish this show were called Some Girls or These Girls, In Particular. While »

- Ruth Spencer

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