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TV review: Cheery Chicago millennials lift 'Underemployed'

TV review: Cheery Chicago millennials lift 'Underemployed'

I'm not quite sure why the 20-something characters of MTV's new series "Underemployed" are surprised they're having a hard time finding success as a model, a rocker or an author. After all, everyone knows the path to success in entertainment travels only through such reality shows as "American Idol," "America's Next Top Model" or MTV's own "The Real World." I mean, right? Speaking of "Real World," the Chicago-filmed "Underemployed" (9 p.m. Oct. 16, MTV; 2.5 stars out of 4) plays like a slightly more scripted version of that creaky old trailblazer, except there are just five friends, they don't all...

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