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Family Ties Episode: "The Job Not Taken"

Season 7, Episode 12
Episode Synopsis: Alex's instinct impresses a top investment broker, but that instinct is tested when the friend who got him the interview is fired. Paul: Billy Morrissette. Foster: Christine Jansen. Neil: David Bowe. Daniels: Ethel Ayler.
Original Air Date: Feb 5, 1989
Guest Cast Christine Jansen: Foster David Bowe: Neil Billy Morrissette: Paul Ethel Ayler: Daniels
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Season 7, Episode 12
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Length: 19:39:13
Aired: 2/5/1989
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Premiered: September 22, 1982, on NBC
Rating: TV-PG
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Premise: Former 1960s flower children raise their kids during the conservative Reagan era in one of the best written and acted family sitcoms of the 1980s, a show that occasionally tackled serious issues such as racism and a parent's heart attack. Michael J. Fox won three consecutive Emmys for his portrayal of Alex, the suit-and-tie Republican student who adores William F. Buckley Jr. and devours the Wall Street Journal. Fox later married costar Tracy Pollan, who appeared as his college girlfriend.



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