In several episodes, characters drink "Safeway Select" colas.
Join us for a live Facebook Q&A with Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets director Luc Besson Thursday, Nov. He hates his job, his wife is lazy, his son is dysfunctional (especially with women), and his daughter is dim-witted and promiscuous.
There was a lot of speculation about merely replacing the star with another actor.
The people at the show chose instead to go out on a limb and let the show mirror reality.
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Rory's taunt changed in every opening sequence (although they were often repeated between non-consecutive episodes).
See more » The writers of "8 Simple Rules" should be commended for the manner in which they handled John Ritter's death.
They showed the pain of a family goes through when losing a loved one. Most sit-coms now-a-days shy too much away from reality and give us a syrupy-sweet, trite twenty minutes of simulated laugh tracks and simulated humor.
"8 Simple Rules" is showing the family adapting to the hole that has been torn in their lives that can never be filled. The writers go for the easy sells and go cash their sponsor checks.
"8 Simple Rules" has gone beyond such shallow ends to bring us a show we can all appreciate.
It's a time for healing and learning to deal with life without family patriarch Paul (the late John Ritter), as the Hennessys discover the frailties of life and the strength of the family unit, on 8 Simple Rules.