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Subject: Re: TP - Northern Exposure
From: rjohnson@vela.acs.oakland.edu (R o d Johnson)
Date: 1991-04-16, 13:18
Newsgroups: alt.tv.twin-peaks

In article <1991Apr16.181021.16922@news.iastate.edu> sharpie%netmon@isuvax.iastate.edu writes:
> >I was wondering how many TP fans also watch Northern Exposure.
> >I've only watched the show twice myself but is seems to have some
> >of the some basic elements (quirkieness and supernaturalism) as TP
> >but different. (Since nothing could be like TP)

I like it a lot.  I'm not sure what supernaturalism you're finding,
though.  One of my favorite moments on the last show was when Ed,
who's never left Alaska except by VCR, laid out Joel's New York dream
date in a totally garbled New York ("up Fifth Avenue to Times Square",
etc.).  In case you don't watch it, you should.




-- Rod Johnson * rjohnson@vela.acs.oakland.edu * (313) 650 2315 "Poetry ends like a rope" --Jack Spicer


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