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Oscar Nominee Juanita Moore Dies at 99

Juanita Moore, who was nominated for an Oscar for her role in the 1959 Douglas Sirk film Imitation of Life, died Wednesday at her home in Los Angeles, Varietyreports. She was 99.

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Season 4, Episode 26
Sgt. Friday (Jack Webb) and Officer Gannon (Harry Morgan) investigate a series of crimes, including two homicides, an armed robbery and a purse snatching.

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Season 4, Episode 25
Burglary - Baseball: Sgt. Friday (Jack Webb) and Officer Gannon (Harry Morgan) track a safe burglar who commits his crime for 'sport.'

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Season 4, Episode 24
An angry wife blames several robberies on her ex-convict husband.

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Season 4, Episode 23
I.A.D. - The Receipt: Sgt. Friday (Jack Webb) and Officer Gannon (Harry Morgan) investigate two fellow detectives accused of stealing $800 from a dead man. Virginia Gregg is featured.

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Oscar Nominee Juanita Moore Dies at 99

Juanita Moore, who was nominated for an Oscar for her role in the 1959 Douglas Sirk film Imitation of Life, died Wednesday at her home in Los Angeles, Varietyreports. She was 99.

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The Waltons' Joe Conley Dead at 85

Joe Conley, who is best remembered for his role on The Waltons, died Sunday, the Los Angeles Times reports. He was 85.

Conley died at a care facility in Newbury Park, Calif., after suffering from... read more

Harry Morgan of M*A*S*H Dies at 96

Harry Morgan, best known for his role as Col. Potter in M*A*S*H, died Wednesday at his home in Los Angeles, The New York Times reports. read more

Here's an argument you can ...

Question: Here's an argument you can settle. I know that for a while hick sitcoms were huge on TV, but I had an argument with a friend about the trend. Wouldn't you say it was The Andy Griffith Show that started them all? Thank you for your help. I know you won't let me down.


Answer: The Andy Griffith Show is the show that's remembered for breaking the rural-comedy trend wide open after it debuted in 1960, Randall, but the comedy that defied the experts who thought folks in the big markets didn't want to watch their country-folk cousins came along three years earlier: The Real McCoys, which was a runaway hit for ABC before jumping to CBS for a final season in 1962.

Funny thing was, the champions of hayseed humor weren't from anywhere near the territory. Irving Pi read more

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Premiered: January 12, 1967, on NBC
Rating: TV-PG
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Premise: The classic cop drama follows the cases of laconic Sgt. Joe Friday and his various sidekicks in storylines drawn from actual case files. Originally a radio vehicle for star Jack Webb, the Emmy-winning series was a pioneer in its realistic depiction of police work, though its staccato, just-the-facts dialogue and voice-over narration became the stuff of parody. The show proved enduringly popular, inspiring a 1954 feature, a 1987 spoof (with Dan Aykroyd and Tom Hanks) and a 2003 ABC revival.

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