The new Six Oclock News critic starts attacking the residents of Minneapolis.

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Karl Heller, the pompous new Six O'Clock News critic, criticises various aspects of life in Minneapolis. He takes Mary out to dinner to a fancy French restaurant where he gets into a fight with the waiter and the sommelier. The final straw is when he then criticises Ted and the entire Six O'Clock news team. Written by Canadaphile

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8 January 1977 (USA)  »

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The (establishing) shot used as the 'best French restaurant in Minneapolis', as professor Karl has been told, is actually New York City's iconic Four Seasons restaurant, located at 99 East 52nd St., which had been in existence since the late 1950's, and is only closing in mid-2016 (26 July, to be exact). See more »

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Ted Baxter: [Murray's just introduced Ted to the professor] Professor, I understand your aces in the 'brain-game.'
Karl Heller: [Looks confused] Of who is this person doing a parody?
[Sue Ann laughs]
Ted Baxter: [Arms folded in 'seriousness'] We had a couple of egg-heads in my family. But, I'm the one that became rich and famous, funny, isn't it?
Karl Heller: No, not really. One never goes broke underestimating the public's taste.
Ted Baxter: [Acting like he understands - but doesn't, he smiles] A-ha.Ha, ha
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