Emily in Paris: Harmless fun or a post-capitalist nightmare?

Let me make one thing clear, there’s not a menstrual cycle goes by in which I don’t watch at least one of my favourite rom-com coming of age ‘girl finds herself/her career/Matthew McConaughey in the big city’ films. Crumpled around a hot water bottle in a ball on the sofa, with a family sharing bar of Galaxy within reach at all times, I spend the worst day of my cramps indulging in the joy of mid-00’s optimism. Brought to life by Natasha Bedingfield soundtracks, Anne Hathaway in those Channel boots and Kate Hudson being, Kate Hudson. My Period Playlist…