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All-American TV

These classic shows could tell alien visitors a lot about America. From the traditional nuclear family of Leave It to Beaver to the beer-guzzling antics of Homer Simpson -- these are cultural capsules that shed light on our society and can prompt some interesting discussions with kids.

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5
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One collie, 20 years of old-fashioned family adventures.
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Network: Hulu
(2012)
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6
QUALITY
 
Cheery classic has positive, kid-friendly lessons.
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Network: TV Land
(2005)
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6
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Classic clowning from comic genius; for all ages.
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Network: Syndicated, TV Land
(2005)
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6
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Classic '50s sitcom is dated but still appealing.
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Network: TV Land
(2004)
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8
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Classic cowboy series still great, but lots of stereotypes.
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Network: Hulu
(2012)
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8
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Classic Western offers adventure, positive themes, fighting.
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Network: Hulu
(2012)
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7
QUALITY
 
Classic family sitcom offers fun with its lessons.
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Network: Nickelodeon, Syndicated, TBS
(2005)
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7
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Aaaaay! Classic feel-good sitcom is hokey but fun.
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Network: Syndicated, Discovery Family Channel
(2005)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
Landmark '70s sitcom lightens bias with humor.
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Network: Syndicated, TV Land
(2004)
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12
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Clever, fast-paced cartoon with edgy humor.
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Network: Fox
(2004)
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12
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Classic cop series is milder than modern shows.
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Network: Hulu
(2012)
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15
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Intelligent political drama for mature viewers.
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Network: NBC
(2005)

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