The plot: John Larroquette starred as a recovering alcoholic who manages a St. Louis bus station. His struggle to stay sober was the subject of this dark comedy. In this episode, Hemingway shares a hotel room with snack-bar operator Dexter, played by Daryl "Chill" Mitchell. / How many watched: 17.7 million / Touchdown or fumble: Fumble. NBC's dark comedy garnered some of the lowest ratings for post- Super Bowl viewing.