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In 'Odd Squad,' math gets nice and weird
In 'Odd Squad,' math gets nice and weird

When it comes to that added element that can refresh even the most time-worn TV trope, there's nothing quite like a pint-sized cast. If a bunch of chimpanzees could make a cult hit out of "Lancelot Link, Secret Chimp," then imagine the possibilities of real human kids. "Odd Squad," which premieres Wednesday as the latest addition to the PBS Kids lineup, swipes a premise instantly familiar with anyone who's ever heard of "The X-Files," "Men in Black," "Warehouse 13" or any number of shows about clandestine organizations tasked with investigating the unexplained. Then it replaces the adults with kids. Did I mention the Odd Squad...

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