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The One With all the Religious Tyranny


It's not a big spoiler to say that episode 2.2 of The Handmaid's Tale ends with a character alone in a blood stained sanctuary watching a DVD of Friends. There's definitely worse ways to spend a dystopian apocalypse. Also, you have to hand it to the Handmaid's writers - the Friends clip they selected is thematically on point for the show. (It's the bit where Monica explains to Chandler where a woman's various erogenous zones are... "Seven! Seven! Seven!")

One downside of the Friends clip in question is that it's from series 4 - that's a disappointing DVD of Friends to be stuck with, even in an apocalypse. You'd really want a disc from the first three seasons. The One Where No One's Ready. The One Where R