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Sex & Nudity

  • No female nudity.
  • Some innuendo and implied sex between couples. Undressing is visible but no on-screen sexual activity. Nudity is limited to a few instances of exposed male backsides and upper female back, but no graphic detail and it's brief.
  • This program is mainly oriented to adults in their 20s to 30s. It does contain some mature things, No violence, And some language. Some crude humor.
  • Mild sex references and adult humor.

Violence & Gore

  • Scenes of violence are very infrequent and have little to no graphic detail. It does however, deals a lot with death, illness, and other similar themes. A suicide attempt is shown (unsuccesful) and a kid is killed by a bomb in a disturbing scene. Some perilous situations.


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

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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