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  •  loved it (2+ / 0-)
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    worst ending of a series though

    fantasy of autistic child looking at a snowglobe

    fact does not require fiction for balance (proudly a DFH)

    by mollyd on Wed Oct 02, 2013 at 06:06:39 PM PDT

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    •  It struck a chord with me. But I know (0+ / 0-)

      many others thought it was weaker than they'd hoped.  

      I actually held a torch that NBC would renew that show.  

      One of many times I was dead wrong.  

      •  there was also Mark Harmon (1+ / 0-)
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        before he was Gibbs.
        Playing a DiNozzo-style character who contracted HIV and died of it.

        LBJ, Van Cliburn, Ike, Wendy Davis, Lady Bird, Ann Richards, Barbara Jordan, Molly Ivins, Sully Sullenburger, Drew Brees: Texas is NO Bush League!

        by BlackSheep1 on Wed Oct 02, 2013 at 10:23:17 PM PDT

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        •  Yes. The program put things on the (1+ / 0-)
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          agenda for discussion that mostly weren't there at all before.  

          It never grew the large viewership, but it was a very big deal at our house.  

          I think (not sure, though), that around that time, Harmon also did a film called Stealing Home with Jody Foster.  It seemed to me to be the best performance of his I'd ever seen.  

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