This FOX comedy show starred Herman, a young fact checker. Whenever Herman had a thought, various conflicting aspects of his psyche were personified and interacted in a cluttered, ... See full summary »
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 Herman Brooks (72 episodes, 1991-1994)
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 Jay Nichols (72 episodes, 1991-1994)
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 Heddy Newman (72 episodes, 1991-1994)
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 Louise Fitzer (72 episodes, 1991-1994)
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 Angel (Sensitivity) (72 episodes, 1991-1994)
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 Animal (Lust) / ... (72 episodes, 1991-1994)
Rick Lawless ...
 Wimp (Anxiety) (72 episodes, 1991-1994)
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 Genius (Intellect) (72 episodes, 1991-1994)
Jason Bernard ...
 Mr. Paul Bracken (72 episodes, 1991-1994)
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This FOX comedy show starred Herman, a young fact checker. Whenever Herman had a thought, various conflicting aspects of his psyche were personified and interacted in a cluttered, attic-like room, meant to represent his mind. Predictably, the sophomoric humor was not subtle. Written by Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>

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A new comedy with an open mind. See more »

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8 September 1991 (USA)  »

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4x Herman  »

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The first ever condom commercial for the FOX TV station aired during this show in 1991. It was the first condom commercial to air at the national level and is often mistakenly thought to be the first condom commercial ever shown. (The first commercial was actually aired in 1975 by California station KNTV.) See more »

Quotes

Herman Brooks: Jay, there are certain occasions when its better not to think about having sex with someone.
Jay Nichols: Sure there are. Family reunions.
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Referenced in Raising Hope: The Cultish Personality (2011) See more »

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the good ones always get cancelled
6 October 2002 | by (usa) – See all my reviews

When friends and I sit around discussing the fall of TV I always bring this show up. Some remember it, and others are clueless. Fox has let some good shows slip away and I never understand why. This show was funny. I'm glad that I'm not the only one that wished that it hadn't been canceled so soon or hoped that at some time or other it would have been picked up in syndiciation. Is there anything that people without the "anonymous voting tv monitors" can do to stop these kind of atrocities?


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