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Old 10-20-2001, 03:50 PM   #1
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What would you say was the most boring spin-off in TV History?

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Old 10-20-2001, 08:18 PM   #2
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I didn't care for Maude.

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Old 10-21-2001, 10:11 PM   #3
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I can't really sit through more then one episode of "Good Times"- "Maude" was ALOT Better then this show, AKA "The JJ Show"
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Old 10-22-2001, 04:02 PM   #4
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I didn't really like Mayberry R.F.D. I love The Andy Griffith Show and Gomer Pyle U.S.M.C., but I just hated Mayberry R.F.D.

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My apologies to All in the Family people, but I thought "Gloria" was boring. I like it and am able to watch it, but it was lacking a lot of things from the show. I didn't care for the character Clark.
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Old 11-06-2001, 07:11 PM   #6
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I didn't really like Mayberry R.F.D. I love The Andy Griffith Show and Gomer Pyle U.S.M.C., but I just hated Mayberry R.F.D.


Mayberry R.F.D didn't do much for me either.
I didn't mind Andy Griffith too much. The theme song was kinda cool.

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The most boring spin-off I have seen was "Maude". I just could not stand anything about her (i.e. her show, her voice, her face, her hair, ect).

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Old 11-12-2001, 07:25 PM   #9
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My vote goes to "Checking In", a spinoff from "The Jeffersons" with Marla Gibbs' character, Florence, taking a job as the "Executive Housekeeper" at a New York Hotel. Larry Linville (best known as "Frank Burns" on M*A*S*H) played her chief adversary, Lyle Block, another executive at the hotel.
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Old 11-15-2001, 05:53 PM   #10
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Can I change my previous vote? I just remembered the show "After M*A*S*H". A better title would have been "Beating a Dead Horse".
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Old 11-17-2001, 05:18 AM   #11
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maude was a great show.!!!!
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Old 11-20-2001, 12:11 PM   #12
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It was "The Tortelli's"
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Old 11-21-2001, 02:15 AM   #13
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I could never get into Frasier. I loved Kelsey Grammer on Cheers, but I don't see why they had to give the character his own show.
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Old 11-26-2001, 10:36 PM   #14
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"The Art of Being Nick" was terrible.... a spinoff of Family Ties
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The Ropers
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Frasier (I never once saw Cheers but I never understood why Frasier lasted so long)
Joey (don't know how the most idiot character of Friends could get a spin-off)
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