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Season 2, Episode 21 Lighter than Air

First Aired: April 28, 1991

Libby (Patti LuPone) cooks up a great ad for a line of diet frozen foods; Corky and Zoe play Sherlock Holmes and snoop into Tyler's furtive behavior. Shanna: Ana-Alicia. Ron: Tom O'Rourke. Miller: Alfred Dennis. Corky: Chris Burke. Zoe: Leigh Ann Orsi.

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  • Premiered: September 12, 1989
  • Rating: None
  • Premise: The trials and joys of the suburban Thachers, whose teen son Corky has Down syndrome. This alone made the well-received family drama unusual; what made it more so was that Chris Burke, who played the role, has the condition in real life. Corky wanted to be… (more)

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