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WKRP alert!

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by TwoGloves, Jun 6, 2008.

  1. TwoGloves

    TwoGloves Active Member

    Pilot episode is on WGN right now. First of four straight episodes.
     
  2. HoopsMcCann

    HoopsMcCann Active Member

    turkeys away is the 8:30 (eastern) episode
     
  3. TwoGloves

    TwoGloves Active Member

    "I almost forgot, fellow babies ... Booooo-grrrrrr!"
     
  4. TwoGloves

    TwoGloves Active Member

    "Oh, the humanity! The turkeys are hitting the ground like sacks of wet cement! The crowd is running for their lives. Not since the Hindenberg tragedy has there been something like this."
     
  5. Bud_Bundy

    Bud_Bundy Member

    22 first-season episodes, probably the whole season, are available on-demand at www.hulu.com
     
  6. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    Cop got a hat. I want a hat too!
     
  7. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

    But it's only worth it if the original music is included
     
  8. Sxysprtswrtr

    Sxysprtswrtr Active Member

    Watched this tonight. haha. Great stuff!

    "As God is my witness, I thought turkeys could fly!"
     
  9. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    It was never really explained why they did an episode where they re-did the goings-on of the first show in season two or three with the "new" Mother Carlson. I still think Venus Rising is a better name for Gordon Sims. But I learned more about the atom from that guy than any teacher I had in high school.
     
  10. playthrough

    playthrough Moderator Staff Member

    The original Mama Carlson, Sylvia Sidney, had theatre commitments and Carol Bruce took over late in the first season and kept the job. So when they did those retro episodes in future seasons, they had to redo the parts of the pilot with Sidney.

    I know my WKRP :) (see sig)
     
  11. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

    Probably one of the most underrated lines in the whole series... never fails to make me smile.
     
  12. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    "Les, Pete Rose played third base"
    "Les, Pete Rose played first base"
    "Les, Pete Rose played right field"
     
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