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KamaAina Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:25 PM
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Poll question: So, when did "Friends" jump the shark?
Those of you back East should be wallowing in it right now.

So tell me, just when did it cease to be "Must-See TV"?

Sorry, polls are turned off at Level 3.

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Emboldened Chimp Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:28 PM
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1. According to JumpTheShark.com....
they never did....

http://www.jumptheshark.com/
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moof Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:38 PM
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2. The Triplets story Arc
Wrong and hard to watch on so many levels.

How old was the Half brother's love interest.

How much more stupid could the half brother act.

Yikes and to make it a whole series of shows,
who decided that was a good idea ?
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terrya Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:44 PM
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3. "Friends" just lost something after Marcel. Nothing beats a chimpanzee...
Edited on Thu May-06-04 07:55 PM by terrya
when you want to bring that special kind of magic to a television show.
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KamaAina Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 08:12 PM
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5. Huh? Marcel is a monkey. The only show that has a chimp...
...is the White House press conference! :evilgrin:
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slksln Donating Member (49 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 07:51 PM
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4. never was a fan
I never understood the whole thing, I watched a few shows and thought it was pretty stupid and kind of a ripoff of other good shows with somewhat less attractive stars. (Some were ever *gasp* British!)

It was really obnoxious today when everyone was making a big deal out of the last show and sports bars were having Friend's night and everything. It wasn't even that funny.
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solinvictus Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 08:31 PM
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6. Ross & f*cking Rachel over until infinity!!!!!
God, that killed the show for me. I can't stand David Schwimmer's annoying whining anyway. Second would be the plot line where Phoebe has a gaggle of kids for her retarded brother.
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Archae Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-04 08:33 PM
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7. On day one.
That show started as a pile of shit, and ended as a pile of shit.
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tonyraytx Donating Member (221 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri May-07-04 10:15 AM
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8. Amen to that
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