The Mary Tyler Moore Show.

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  1. Mem

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    I wonder why they never show it on TV anymore, and haven't for a long time.

    I hate watching repeats of shows that I already watched, even shows that I liked such as Seinfeld, but I never get tired of watching the MTM shows.

    Was it the greatest sitcom ever, if not, what was?
     
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    The Bob Newhart Show was pretty comical too especially after a little toke...but that was 20 years ago....:redface:.....but Mary did it better...
     
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    Yes the MTM show NEVER gets boring.
     
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    Actually, for going on 30 yrs old now, The MTM show still seems relevant in it's text.
     
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    That's because they had smart, funny comedy writers. Also the characters were all portrayed by good actors and each had their own persona.
     
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    Also as a tv show you CARED about the characters.
     
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    They also had so many stars on before they were famous such as Henry Winkler, John Ritter and Helen Hunt.
     
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    Don't forget Lisa Gerritson.......heeee
     
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    They aslo had before he became famous for his now signature role in M*A*S*H, David Odgen Stiers
     
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    I like my modern tv, I can barely stand to watch even my favorite tv show from the past. I used to love Green Achers, Petty Coat Junction, Beverly Hillbillies, but not anymore. I can still sit through the Beaver though, don't get that.
     
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    I certainly do :naughty:!

    I didn't care for any of those shows. I used to really like Gilligan's Island but now I just find it asinine like the rest of the shows you mention.
     
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