A therapist named Ben Barnes lives his life in the shadows of his brother, sister, mother and father, all of whom are doctors, while at the same time trying to keep his family together after the addition of his father's new and much younger girlfriend.
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 Benjamin Barnes (21 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Dr. Regina Barnes (21 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Dr. Oliver Barnes (21 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Dr. Stewart Barnes (21 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Dr. Lydia Barnes (21 episodes, 2005-2006)
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 Crystal (14 episodes, 2005-2006)
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A therapist named Ben Barnes lives his life in the shadows of his brother, sister, mother and father, all of whom are doctors, while at the same time trying to keep his family together after the addition of his father's new and much younger girlfriend.

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CBS gave the show a full-season order before the show was canceled. See more »

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Dr. Lydia Barnes: I see Ben's not the only one having lunch with a cupcake.
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Getting better every week.
19 October 2005 | by See all my reviews

I've seen this show four times now, I missed episode two, and I LOL every week! I really think that by the end of season two this could be the best comedy on TV. The writing is sharp, the cast is first rate, and the show is just funny. It gets better every week. Actually, it gets better by the minute because, unlike most sitcoms, the jokes are actually part of the story and build on themselves as the show goes on. So it's definitely worth it to stick around for the full half hour. I'm hooked! Henry Winker plays the dad, Stockard Channing plays the mom and they are great together. The kids are played by Christopher Gorham, Paula Marshall (what happened to Cupid?) and Ty Burrell and they're all hilarious.


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