“All television is educational television. The question is: what is it teaching?” ~Nicholas Johnson, former head of the Federal Communications Commission
“Television an invention that permits you to be entertained in your living room by people you wouldn’t have in your home. ” ~David Frost
“Television! Teacher, mother, secret lover.” ~Homer Simpson
1989: LA Law is the Best Drama. Cheers wins Best Comedy.
1978: It all All in the Family: Best Comedy, Best Comedy Actor, Best Comedy Actress, Best Supporting Comedy Actor, and a nomination but not win for Best Supporting Comedy Actress.
1972: M*A*S*H begins operating on ABC television.
1967: Mission Impossible premieres.
1964: Bewitched spins its debut magic.
1963: The Fugitive premieres.