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People Can't Stop Tweeting About How Relevant "The Handmaid's Tale" Feels

"You can binge watch it all around you at every second oh god."

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The show, which has already been renewed for a second season, stars Elisabeth Moss as Offred, a handmaid in the dystopian republic of Gilead.

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Handmaids are responsible for bearing children for the wives of commanders who cannot have kids of their own.

And a lot of people have been tweeting about how relevant The Handmaid's Tale feels right now. Here are 21 tweets from fans:

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ugh they just need to release the rest of the handmaid's tale episodes now so we can see what's going to happen in real life next week

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New episodes of The Handmaid's Tale are released every Wednesday but in between you can binge watch it all around you at every second oh god

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So thrilled to announce that we've all just been cast in Season 2 of The Handmaid's Tale

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Nope, The Handmaid's Tale totally isn't relevant in 2017.

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Oh good Episode 4 of the Handmaid's Tale is out https://t.co/XBaFWBLl21

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The Resistance is edging closer to The Handmaid's Tale.

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Now available: #IvankaTrump’s new book – The Handmaid’s Tale 2: You'll Get Used to It

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Hulu has announced a second season of "Handmaid's Tale." It will just be a camera crew following Mike Pence around.

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The Handmaid's Tale is becoming a documentary.

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The Handmaid’s Tale isn’t even a dystopia anymore. It’s the policy platform of the dominant American political party.

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Watching The Handmaid's Tale, now on CSPAN.

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*Mike Pence watching #TheHandmaidsTale* "I don't get it. This seems nice."

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is this roughly the spot in the handmaid's tale where the atm cards stop working

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This looks like an episode of The Handmaid's Tale -- scores of white men deciding whether to give women pregnancy h… https://t.co/uPHfHI10iX

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I binge-watched The Handmaid's Tale and now I can't stop having nightmares about Mike Pence.

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The G.O.P. read The Handmaid's Tale as a policy brief. https://t.co/2SfYrk12x3

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@baratunde I watched one hour of CNN. So dark. Got so depressed I had to watch The Handmaid's Tale to restore my faith in humanity.

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THE POINT OF THE HANDMAID'S TALE IS THAT WE ARE ALREADY THE HANDMAID'S TALE AND HAVE ALWAYS BEEN THE HANDMAID'S TALE FOR THOUSANDS OF YEARS