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 Lydia DeLucca (36 episodes, 2000-2002)
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 Dolly DeLucca (36 episodes, 2000-2002)
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 Paul DeLucca / ... (36 episodes, 2000-2002)
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 Frank DeLucca (36 episodes, 2000-2002)
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 Jackie O'Grady (36 episodes, 2000-2002)
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 Plum Wilkinson / ... (29 episodes, 2000-2002)
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 Victor Leski (20 episodes, 2000-2001)
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 Dr. Eric Hackett (17 episodes, 2001-2002)
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Lydia DeLucca is a New Jersey bartender who wants more out of her life than just marriage and kids. So she breaks off her engagement, and heads to college. This doesn't make her ex-boyfriend Lou happy, who thinks she is wasting her time getting an education. Her family is none too supportive either. Her mother, Dolly, thinks marriage would be better since she thinks Lydia can't take care of herself. Her dad, Frank, cares more about the New York Giants than Lydia's psych term paper. But that's life... Written by Pat McCurry <ccgrad97@aol.com>

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Lydia Denise DeLucca: I want to be self-actualised!! . . . And I want to know what that means!
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Referenced in The Sopranos: In Camelot (2004) See more »

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Learnin' As I Go
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by Spencer Proffer & Steve Plunkett
Performed by Heather Paige Kent
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Shame it had to end!
17 July 2002 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

It was a really good show and I miss it. It's really too bad that good shows like this end up on the short end of the stick while crap remains on the air. I guess reality show will take over every channel and we will have to watch cable reruns to see good old sitcoms and dramas.


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