Not Necessarily the News

HBO (ended 1986)


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Episode Guide

  • Season 1
    • Pilot {1}
      Pilot {1}
      Episode 1
      The Newsroom is shut down and our newscasters must go elsewhere. However they do not do well and they become homeless. They are saved by a friendly man named Chester, who brings them into his home.
    • Pilot {2}
      Pilot {2}
      Episode 2
      Living in the house of Chester, our team discovers he is an infamous murderer and call the police, but realizes that they themselves are being arrested for being accomplices. They get a lawyer, and after 3 mistrials, they are set free, but are still homeless, and unemployed.
    • Pilot {3}
      Pilot {3}
      Episode 3
      Our team, desperate for money, start a chalk selling business, after it fails, they try several other things before getting hired at a new station, WBBCC.
    • The Regan of Doom
      A Ronald Regan impersonator visits the newsroom, he begins to wreak havoc and begin turning the staff against each other. They proceed to throw the fake Regan out, but they discover this fake Regan is the real thing.
    • Theo
      Episode 5
      Annabelle has a new love interest, a quirky fellow named Theo. Meanwhile, A mystery guest has been called to the show, who is he? What will he do? The answer is: It’s the Regan impersonator, and he has come to wreak havoc and break up Theo and Annabelle.
    • Road Trip
      Road Trip
      Episode 6
      Rich and Michael go on a road trip to Mexico where Rich is kidnapped and traded for beer. Meanwhile a gay man visits the crew. Also, Annabelle devises a plot to humiliate the fake Regan because of the loss of her boyfriend, Theo.
    • Machine
      Episode 7
      Stuart gets a new car, and so does Rich. They decide to have a death race. After Stuart wins, Rich gets depressed and checks himself into mental institution, leaving Stuart to get him out.
    • Halloween {unedited version}
      In this uncut original episode that HBO refused to air because of male nudity and slams at the U.N. {The ONLY time HBO has ever pulled an episode} Rich picks up a hooker that turns out to be his long lost daughter.
    • Halloween {Edited Version}
      In this newly edited version, the comments {or slurs} against the United Nations and the male nudity scene are cut out. HBO also wanted the scene where a woman is penetrated by a mans fingers {I could be more specific, but this is a G-Rated site} edited down so you see only a bit of nudity.moreless
    • Audrie in Love
      Audrie in Love
      Episode 10
      Audrey gets two love interests, Rob and Bob, who turn out to be brothers. Meanwhile, Rich has a try at boxing, and of course, fails miserably.
    • The Funeral
      The Funeral
      Episode 11
      After Rich's father dies, he makes an ass of himself at the funeral eating candles and making love to a dog.
    • Action Star
      Action Star
      Episode 12
      The studio is visited by an Arnold Schwarzenegger type character. Audrey and Annabelle both fall in love with him, so does Rich, who questions his sexuality.
    • KKK and Rich
      KKK and Rich
      Episode 13
      Rich joins a group club. Little does he know this club is the dreaded Klu Klux Klan. Meanwhile Michael tries to call a bet made by Stuart that he can make love to 3 women at once.
    • Human Face
      Human Face
      Episode 14
      Rich gets plastic surgery, but his doctors fear he has gotten cancer from the plastic. Meanwhile, Stuart and Melanie have a flashback of there mystery past.
  • Season 2
  • Season 3
  • Season 4