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Why Elaine Benes Was Actually The Worst Role Model Ever

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus may be unimpeachable, but what about her most famous role, Elaine Benes? Below, 11 reasons why following your favorite female malcontent may actually lead you ... well, into a jail cell with three of your platonic male friends.

1. She has complicated, antagonistic relationships with her friends.
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2. She's not honest about her feelings, and she's terrible at hiding them.
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3. Really terrible at hiding them.
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4. She blatantly hates her bosses.
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5. And her co-workers.
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6. Just pretty much everyone.
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7. She has trouble at parties.
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8. And with sentimentality.
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9. She is brutally honest.
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10. She is blinded by her own vanity.
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11. She'll break up with anyone, for any reason.
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... But we love her, just as she is.
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