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Posted: 12 May 2013 07:48 AM   [ Ignore ]
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That is the name of a new show that is going to be on CBS sometime this year.  It has been, at least, decades since I have enjoyed any situation comedies, other than cartoon versions.  But I will check this one out based on the star power alone.  It stars Robin Williams and Sarah Michelle Gellar as a father/daughter workplace team.

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Posted: 12 May 2013 08:24 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 1 ]
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TimB - 12 May 2013 07:48 AM

That is the name of a new show that is going to be on CBS sometime this year.  It has been, at least, decades since I have enjoyed any situation comedies, other than cartoon versions.  But I will check this one out based on the star power alone.  It stars Robin Williams and Sarah Michelle Gellar as a father/daughter workplace team.

What are they working at?  They could be father/daughter evangelical preachers.  Well, maybe that could be funny, now that I think about it.

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Posted: 12 May 2013 08:48 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 2 ]
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I guess we’ll see.  I just don’t recall ever seeing Robin Williams not be entertaining.

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Posted: 12 May 2013 08:55 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 3 ]
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Wellllll, Patch Adams was pretty bad. But, maybe that was the horrible writing overshadowing his typical over-the-top performance.

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Posted: 12 May 2013 09:14 AM   [ Ignore ]   [ # 4 ]
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TromboneAndrew - 12 May 2013 08:55 AM

Wellllll, Patch Adams was pretty bad. But, maybe that was the horrible writing overshadowing his typical over-the-top performance.

I think “Patch Adams” tried to be a cross between dramatic and comedic.  Robin Williams is primarily a comedian, but despite that, he has most often done pretty well in movies that are purely dramatic, e.g., “Good Will Hunting” and “What Dreams May Come”.

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