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Season 2, Episode 19 The Bearer of Bad Tidings

First Aired: March 20, 2000

John agrees to take on a vacationing doctor's patients and one of them dies. Meanwhile, Linda tries to comfort a friend (M. Darlene Hunt) who won't leave the office, and Reggie and Jake trade barbs during a slow time in the diner. Orvis: Dom Irrera. Mrs. Vale: Annie Abbott. Mrs. Gruber: Joyce Greenleaf. Elaine: Andrea Walters. Billy: Logan O'Brien. John: Ted Danson. Linda: Shawnee Smith.

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  • Premiered: November 2, 1998
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • User Rating:4.8 out of 5 (90 ratings)
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  • Premise: The rants of a grumpy Bronx physician mask a softer side, which he---only occasionally---displays to his patients. Not so lucky are his office staff and the folks he meets regularly at a local diner. This was Ted Danson's second sitcom in two years on the… (more)

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