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WGA lauds 'Sopranos,' 'Seinfeld,' but no love for film comedies?
WGA lauds 'Sopranos,' 'Seinfeld,' but no love for film comedies?

If you’ve been on the Web or social media the past 24 hours, you no doubt have caught some of the arguments about the Writers Guild list of the 101 best TV shows of all time. “The Wire” should be higher! “Seinfeld” over “Sopranos"! And many such unresolvable issues. One point was unambiguous, though: the number of comedies on the list. Half of the WGA’s top 10 are comedies. Sixteen of the top 25. And many more below it. Which is as it should be. The writing on "The Simpsons," "Family Ties" and "Saturday Night Live" rivals that of "The West Wing," "Boardwalk Empire” and "The X-Files,"...

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