Is ‘True Detective’ Misogynist? Probably Not, But We Won’t Know Until It’s Over

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If you’ve ever read The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo, you may know that its original title in Swedish was Men Who Hate Women. It’s perhaps just as well the title never got reused in English, because really, it would apply perfectly to HBO’s True Detective. This morning, in the wake of the show’s sixth episode, there’s been plenty of debate about the way the show depicts women — particularly via The New Yorker‘s Emily Nussbaum, who wrote about how the show “reeks of [macho nonsense].” Is this true?

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