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'Gotham' recap: Meet the likely Joker, the villain this show needs

'Gotham' recap: Meet the likely Joker, the villain this show needs

It’s a new day in Gotham.

There’s a new commissioner and a new band of psychopaths hellbent on destroying the city.

The recently formed Suicide Squad-esque group has its own name: Maniax. Sporting unfastened straight jackets and sawed-off shotguns, this group of bloodthirsty lunatics (seriously, one of them is a cannibal) is just the break “Gotham” needs from the one-and-done villain storylines.

Leading the pack is Joker-in-training Jerome. Before, it was just a wink. Now it’s a nudge in the gut: Jerome is the Joker. Or at least an

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