That's Life

A thirtyish New Jersey bartender enrolls in college after canceling her engagement to a long-time boyfriend. Her friends and family are divided in their support.

Season 1, Episode 6 Bad-Hair Week

First Aired: October 28, 2000

The typically unflappable Jackie falls to pieces when her irresponsible mother (Mary McDonnell) makes an unexpected house call. Elsewhere, Lydia is invited to a brunch in honor of her newest literary hero and Lou inadvertently hurts Paulie's feelings. Candy: Kristin Bauer. Plum: Danielle Harris. Dolly: Ellen Burstyn.

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