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Fired Up
Oct 26, 2012
News Briefs: NBC Wants More Chicago Fire Scripts Yes Really
Plus: USA orders a lawyer reality show, Fox orders a celebrity diving show, and Veep adds one annoying boss.
Name That Tune
Jan 05, 2012
UPDATE: We Now Have All The Answers To This Trivia-Infused TV Medley (VIDEO)
Last week we wrote about a group of NYC musicians and their TV theme song trivia video. We now have their official set list. Were your guesses on the mark?
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One Camera, Two Camera...
Dec 02, 2011
TV.com Throwdown: Single-Camera Comedies vs. Multi-Camera Comedies
One format is classic, the other is relatively new. One features manufactured laughs, the other does not. But does the way comedy is presented really matter in the end?
We're Taking the Day Off, You Guys
Nov 24, 2011
Happy Thanksgiving 2011! Please Enjoy These Appropriately Themed TV Clips!
The TV.com overlords have given us the day off to hang out with our families and stuff our faces, but here are three Thanksgiving-themed TV clips to get you in the feasting mood.
Q&A
Oct 13, 2011
Ted Danson on Joining CSI and Fielding "Old-Person Jokes" from Zach Galifianakis on the Set of Bored to Death
We caught up with the beloved Cheers actor for a chat about his well-deserved career renaissance.
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News Briefs
Oct 08, 2011
News Briefs: Fox Resolves Its Simpsons Standoff, Renews the Show for Two More Years
Plus: Charlie's Angels is in big trouble, Lando's going to Man Up, and ABC is hosting a Cheers reunion.
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Pointless Speculation
Jul 13, 2011
Cheers Scene Investigation: How Would the Former Cheers Cast Stack Up on CSI?
The new star of CSI is... Ted Danson? We use the opportunity to grade former Cheers cast members on their potential as crime scene investigators.
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News Briefs
Mar 25, 2011
Next Up For AMC: Aliens!
Plus: ABC's summer will be just as crappy as everyone else's, FX is close to renewing two favorites, and Wonder Woman picks up a hunky piece of meat.
SIMPLY THE BEST
Oct 22, 2009
The Top 15 TV Theme Songs
From Gilligan's Island to Friends to -- these are the TV tunes that keep your toes tappin'!
The originals were good, but their replacements were great. A look at 10 TV characters who successfully filled the shoes of their popular predecessors.
Jun 24, 2009
TV.com Top 10: TV's Best Replacement Characters
It happens. Contracts end, actors move on, people die, or maybe it's just time for a change. No matter what cause, in the course of producing popular TV shows, it sometimes becomes necessary to replace beloved characters with new talent. Executing a character transfusion is a delicate procedure, but when it works, replacement characters can give old shows new vitality. It's not that the originals were bad; it's just that the replacements are sometimes even better.
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Episode 28 Season 11
One for the Road, Part 3
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Episode 27 Season 11
One for the Road
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5.20.1993
Episode 27 Season 11
One for the Road, Part 2
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Episode 26 Season 11
Last Call! A Cheers Celebration
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5.20.1993
Episode 25 Season 11
The Guy Can't Help It
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5.13.1993
Woodrow Tiberius "Woody" Boyd (1985-1993)
Hilary Norman "Norm" Peterson
Dr Frasier W Crane (1984-1993)
Sam "Mayday" Malone
Clifford C "Cliff" Clavin, Jr
Sam (Ted Danson), a former pitcher for the Boston Red Sox, owns and runs Cheers, a cozy bar in Boston. Somewhat snobby, beautiful and intelligent Diane (Shelley Long) -- forced to become a waitress when her fiance jilts her -- constantly bickers with Sam. Eventually, they fall in love. Several wacky characters make the bar their home-away-from-home, including sarcastic waitress Carla (Rhea Perlman), beer-loving Norm (George Wendt) and Boston letter carrier Cliff (John Ratzenberger) A few seasons later, Sam sells the bar to buy a boat and sail around the world. But his boat sinks and he returns to bartending. Rebecca (Kirstie Alley), the new (more ambitious) manager, hires him back. They love to hate each other and eventually get together as well. Intro Theme: Making your way in the world today takes everything you got. Taking a break from all your worries sure would help a lot. Wouldn't you like to get away? Sometimes you wanna go where everybody knows your name, And they're always glad you came. You wanna be where you can see our troubles are all the same. You wanna be where everybody knows your name. You wanna go where people know people are all the same. You wanna go where everybody knows your name. Nielsen Ratings: #75 in the 1982-1983 season #13 in the 1984-1985 season #5 in the 1985-1986 season #3 in the 1986-1987 season #3 in the 1987-1988 season #4 in the 1988-1989 season #3 in the 1989-1990 season #1 in the 1990-1991 season #4 in the 1991-1992 season #9 in the 1992-1993 seasonmoreless