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The Best Episodes of Claws 

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Updated February 14, 2018 26 votes 16 voters 10 items

There are so many good episodes of Claws, but which ones really stand out? Do you like "Self Portrait" the best, or is "Quicksand" your favorite episode of Claws? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of Claws are, let's rank every Claws episode from best to worst.

Claws is a drama TV series airing on TNT, though it was originally slated for an HBO run. Claws stars Niecy Nash, Carrie Preston, and Judy Reyes. In the series, a group of manicurists in Palmetto, Florida, enter the crime world after they begin laundering money for their next-door business neighbor. Season one of Claws won an NAACP Image Award for outstanding writing (Janine Sherman Barrois), and has received generally positive reviews overall.

Vote up your favorite episodes of Claws, and downvote any bad episodes that you really didn't enjoy, despite how much you love the series as a whole. It can be painful to put one Claws episode over the other when there are so many good ones, which is why you can vote on however many episodes you like.

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Bats**t is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes of Claws
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Season 1 Episode 5: Desna and Jennifer may be Dr. Ken's only hope, as Bryce wrongly accuses him of a heinous crime. Virginia and Desna go to Polly for help and Dean sees a disturbing billboard.
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La Tirana is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes of Claws
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Season 1 Episode 1: Desna is entangled in a money laundering scheme, and her plan to go clean is complicated when things go south with Roller, leading her and newcomer Virginia to take action.
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Funerary is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes of Claws
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Season 1 Episode 2: Following their entanglement with Roller, Desna and Virginia prepare a cover story. Virginia goes MIA and returns with a concocted story that sends Desna on an unexpected journey.
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Quicksand is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes of Claws
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Season 1 Episode 3: As Virginia's lies deepen, Desna covers their tracks. Desna is determined to get her salon. Something goes awry at the clinic, putting Desna and Bryce in danger of Uncle Daddy.
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