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@catwoman500 wrote:

Archie and Edith for sure!

Also, the Jefferson's maid, Florence, played by Marla Gibbs. What a hoot! N.


Yes. Actually the whole cast of All in the Family were really good in their characters.  Meathead.  Hahahahaha 

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Archie and Edith for sure!

Also, the Jefferson's maid, Florence, played by Marla Gibbs. What a hoot! N.

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Do you think any of these shows could come back in today’s world?

 


That's a very interesting question to ponder! They are still popular in reruns.

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Boy Norman Lear truly was the king of sitcom. 

 

So many great ones.  Maude.  George Jefferson.  Edith Bunker.  But I gotta go with Archie. 😂

 

Do you think any of these shows could come back in today’s world?

 

 

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Norman Lear, producer of such iconic hits as All in the Family, was recently celebrated as AARP’s first TV for Grownups honoree and toasted by friends and stars of his many shows on the occasion of his 96th birthday. (Read more...)

 

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Great question!!   Thanks for posting it!  

 

 

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Archie  Bunker,  hands down  the  best!

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I would have to vote for George Jefferson (played by the late Sherman Hemsley). Sometimes I'd laugh myself to tears, he was so good! 

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Norman Lear, producer of such iconic hits as All in the Family, was recently celebrated as AARP’s first TV for Grownups honoree and toasted by friends and stars of his many shows on the occasion of his 96th birthday. (Read more...)

 

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