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Sex & Nudity

  • The Pilot opens with a nude Jack running into the bedroom and sitting on the bed, his butt is visible, before he covers himself with a small towel. Only his shoulders and above is visible after that.
  • Mild sex references and adult humor.

Violence & Gore

  • Overall for season 1: Infrequent mild violence is depicted in some episodes. Mature situations shown such as death. Mid way through season 1 a character contemplates suicide on the edge of a building.


  • The n-word is used in one episode.
  • Season 1, Episode 15: Bullcrap is said twice.
  • Overall for season 1: There is infrequent mild to moderate language.
  • Infrequent use of 'damn', 'hell', 'ass', and 'bitch'. 'Dick' is used four times in episode 12.

Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking

  • Overall for season 1: There are occasional drug references and drug usage and use of alcohol. A man's past as an alcoholic is part of an ongoing storyline and is portrayed in a negative fashion. There are storylines that center around addiction and alcoholism.

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • This series may be intense for viewers that have lost a parent or a close relative.


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Alcohol, Drugs & Smoking

  • Season 2 a main character struggles with acholol abuse

Frightening & Intense Scenes

  • A man has a heart attack, he does survive but it isn't revealed until much later.

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