Netflix Life Lessons Part 2

Life Lessons From ‘Derry Girls’

The Irish Troubles were a time of violence, political unrest, and conflict that lasted from the 60s to late 90s and took approximately 3,500 lives — an unlikely time to set a teenage comedy.

But it is exactly this juxtaposition that makes Derry Girls work so well. This Irish comedy follows a group of teenage girls: Erin, Michelle, Clare…