Leave It To Beaver
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'Leave It to Beaver' Is Probably Closer to Real Life for People Today Than Many Would Admit | 9 Aug 2010 // 5:00 PM

Leave It to Beaver's problem is not that it no longer fits modern social concerns, but that it does so too blatantly. God forbid a modern hipster should let loose a chuckle and thus irrefutably acknowledge dull suburban ambitions!

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R.I.P. Barbara Billingsley, Sit-Com Mom Emeritus | 19 Oct 2010 // 2:59 AM

If Americans needed a manufactured (but, according to colleagues, family and friends, more than half-genuine) mother figure to enshrine in sit-com heaven, they got it in Barbara Billingsley.

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