The inaugural season was practically drowned in its commitment to a mumblecore-hued comic universe defined by limp execution, clumsy timing, and deafening familiarity.
It was inertia disguised as quirkiness, stock narrative masquerading as bold art, and peskiness paraded as high comedy.
JPG Feb 23, 2013; Anaheim, CA, USA; Ronda Rousey inside the octagon before her fight with Liz Carmouche (not pictured) in their UFC women's world bantamweight championship bout at the Honda Center.
Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports ORG XMIT: USATSI-125248 ORIG FILE ID: 20130223_jel_aj4_538Feb 20, 2013; Torrance, CA, USA; Ronda Rousey during today's public workout at the UFC gym for her bout with Liz Carmouche on Feb 23. Feb 20, 2013; Torrance, CA, USA; UFC fighter Ronda Rousey poses before her Women's World Bantamweight Championship bout on Feb.23 against Liz Carmouche.
Season 2 premieres on Sunday, ushering in another 10-episode, two-month reign of season 1.
But the modest boost in quality is nothing to write home about.
(Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images) ORG XMIT: 81973256 GTY ID: 73256WJ080_Olympics_Day_ ORG XMIT: USPW-75666 March 3, 2012; Columbus, OH, USA; New champion Ronda Rousey is escorted out of the arena by trainer Edmond Tarverdyan after defeating Miesha Tate during the Strikeforce Grand Prix final at Nationwide Arena.
And that's all I'm going to say about it." Browne summed up the relationship thusly: "Dating is for children. Over the summer, through all the s--t that I had to shuffle through, that I had to sift through, Ronda and I started talking throughout the summer and I'll say now that we are together,” he told Criminal charges were never brought against Browne.In the first four episodes, we find that some things have changed, but most have stayed exactly the same—preserved by the emotional permafrost of twentysomething New Yorkers.Aspiring writer Hannah (played by series creator Dunham) is still struggling to sell her work, but at least she has a steady day job now. UFC superstar Ronda Rousey confirmed Monday that she is in a relationship with heavyweight Travis Browne. That's why it's called 'personal life,'" Rousey said in a statement issued to ESPN Monday."It's true that Travis and I are in a relationship. We're together." FOLLOW THE DAILY NEWS SPORTS ON FACEBOOK. The “s--t” Browne was referring to were allegations of domestic violence levied by his estranged wife, whom Browne has two children with.Heavyweight fighter Travis Browne was temporarily suspended by UFC earlier this year after his former partner Jenna Renee Webb posted photos of her bruised body on Instagram and claimed she was the victim of domestic violence. The fact that she’s up there winning ESPYs, the star that she is on the movie screens and all that kind of stuff — that’s all great, but that’s not who I know her as, if that makes sense.