The latest comic take on “dysfunctional family” troubles stars Kaitlin Olson in a new role as guardian of her sister’s children.

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This new comedy is yet another spin on a “dysfunctional family,” with Kaitlin Olson (“It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia”) as a “two-bit hustler” who must assume the guardianship of her sister’s children. 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10, on Fox.

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