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Garry Shandling pokes fun at sitcom conventions.

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Это шоу Гарри Шэндлинга  »

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Where are the reruns??
24 April 2000 | by (Burbank, CA) – See all my reviews

Talk about an undiscovered treasure from sitcoms past!

This show's lifespan was entirely too brief. Only Showtime was smart enough to give it the initial start. And only FOX was adventurous enough to bring it to a larger audience.

A smartly written show that perhaps TV Land or Comedy Central would know what to do with (Nevermind Nick @ Nite, they're too busy shoving "The Jeffersons" down everyone's throat). ...And what about home video? Personally, I wouldn't mind having the uncut versions in my library. Columbia House, take note!


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