Social Download: Internet Reacts to ‘Atlanta,’ ‘Better Things’ and ‘One Mississippi’

'Atlanta,' 'Better Things' and 'One Mississippi' made for a great week for creator-and-star comedies.

Donald Glover as Earnest Marks in Atlanta.
Donald Glover as Earnest Marks in Atlanta.

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It was a great week for creator-and-star comedies. This week brought us three terrific new shows that people of the internet have already begun to lose their minds over. First up, Donald Glover’s Atlanta debuted on FX with two funny and potent episodes.

https://www.instagram.com/p/BKL-mv0j12a/

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https://twitter.com/CassiLenor/status/773345074319126528

Folks are praising the political consciousness of the show, which has an all-black writing staff.

https://twitter.com/katrinaraem/status/773403646629449728

https://twitter.com/natrodriguez3/status/773358119153917952

https://twitter.com/SlickVick_23/status/773355855739838464

https://twitter.com/nicksaysgo/status/773355707466915840

Is it even possible to not be in love with Donald Glover?

https://www.instagram.com/p/BKN-5DAhcJ3

Also making its FX debut: Better Things from the super funny Pamela Adlon, who was overdue for her own show.

https://twitter.com/juliesayres1/status/774644682051596289

https://www.instagram.com/p/BKKcygcgZx5

Ah, words of wisdom…

Lastly, One Mississippi is Tig Notaro’s new Amazon show. All six episodes are available to stream, which is a good thing, because folks are already saying it’s the best thing on TV.

https://twitter.com/heathersullyvan/status/774680721759805448

https://twitter.com/TVMcGee/status/774435439902089216

https://twitter.com/rickit/status/774744324894523392

https://twitter.com/MichiganMSW/status/774738791865147392

There’s no denying it, Tig is a total badass.

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Social Download: Internet Reacts to ‘Atlanta,’ ‘Better Things’ and ‘One Mississippi’