The Best Moments from the 'The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story' Premiere, as Told in GIFs

The series premiered Tuesday with plenty of quotable moments

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The people have finally gotten their first dose of The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story, and there were Kardashians, accusations and plenty of quotable moments packed into the 80-minute broadcast.

Both viewers and critics have responded with rave reviews so far for the show, which chronicles the O.J. Simpson murder trial. For those who can’t wait a week for the next episode, here are the premiere’s top moments to help tide you over.

Who would have thought a dog would be the first sign of trouble.

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And it gets worse from there.

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In case you didn’t realize O.J. was a larger-than-life character – he keeps a statue of himself outside his home.

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O.J. is miles away in Chicago the night of his wife’s murder – but it’s very suspicious that he doesn’t ask the police how she died.

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Marcia Clark (Sarah Paulson) may not know who O.J. is (or that rushing 2,000 yards in as season is a big deal), but she knows his posh neighborhood isn’t known for murder.

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O.J. is surprised with by handcuffs, which prove to be a key event in the battle for public opinion.

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Before teaming up with Simpson, Johnny Cochran (Courtney B. Vance) is fighting the good fight for a victim of police brutality – and he doesn’t have time for people who won’t join him.

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O.J. surprises Nicole Brown’s friends by showing up at her funeral.

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We already know her ex Robert Kardashian (David Schwimmer) doesn’t want to believe his friend Juice is guilty … but Kris Jenner (Selma Blair) isn’t so sure…

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Faye Resnick, on the other hand, is sure.

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And in end, O.J. slips out before the cops arrive … and we know where this is going.

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The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story airs Tuesdays (10 p.m. ET) on FX.

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