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Set in 2074, the show's conceit is that the world has been taken over by multinational corporations, amid a climate crisis that has starkly separated the haves from have-nots and brought governments to their knees.

The best moments, in fact, are essentially small ones that chronicle this unsettling turn of events, such as a Chinese TV commercial soliciting donations to help that starving Third World country populated by climate refugees, the United States.

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