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Murphy Brown R.I.P--11 years ago?

murphySome people measure time by the school year. Or the job. Or the house they lived in. Archeologists are big on measuring time on a grand scale, with eras ending in "zoic."  I've just realized that I measure time with the passing of television seasons. "Oh, that's back in the day when The Cosby Show was hot."  Or "remember when Friends was a brand new show and we call got hooked on that song from the Rembrandts?" That's why I'm freaking out a bit that it was ELEVEN YEARS AGO today that the TV show Murphy Brown went off the air. Why it seems like just yesterday that Dan Quayle ridiculed the character played by Candice Bergen for being an unwed mother!  Here's a flashback for you..from the last episode. Just keep in mind that there was a running joke throughout the show that Murphy could never keep a secretary....they were usually incompetent or downright crazy.  Enjoy!

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05/18/2009 8:28AM
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