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OVERRATED: Lena Dunham's 'Girls'

She's the twentysomething auteur of the moment (every decade needs one), and her new HBO series could rack up tidy profits if the network had a dollar for every time the words "revolutionary" or "Sex and the City" were invoked in its wake. But this alleged comedy seems a familiar depiction of privileged, post-collegiate angst in New York City that's served with such awkward self-obsession that it's too unpleasant to be funny. HBO