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TV Review: PEN15 Looks Back at Millennial Teendom With a Wickedly Funny Eye

The Pitch: It’s the year 2000, a time filled not with the jetpacks and flying cars promised in decades past, but instead gel pens, dial-up Internet, and the crushing anxiety of 21st-century adolescence. For 13-year-old best friends Anna (Anna Konkle) and Maya (Maya Erskine), two awkward outcasts entering the pubescent gauntlet of seventh grade, it’s one