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The Tomatometer is 60% or higher.
The Tomatometer is 59% or lower.
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limited-release movies, 20 for TV shows), including 5 reviews from Top Critics.
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Examining the economic and emotional difficulties many U.S. troops face upon returning home. Included: Maria Hinojosa reports on joblessness and homelessness among veterans who fought in Iraq or Afghanistan; Sebastian Junger discusses the need to help veterans scarred by their battle experiences. Also: essayist Marcos Villatoro on the similarities between an L.A. maid and her son, who's serving in Afghanistan: they both clean up messes left by others.