Cliche No. 1: Classic story retreads

If we never see another redux of "A Christmas Carol," "The Gift of the Magi," "It's a Wonderful Life" or "Miracle on 34th St," it will be too soon. Two of the weirder ones were "Cybernetic Ghost of Christmas Past from the Future" (<b> <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ENTTV0000368" title="Aqua Teen Hunger Force (tv program) " href="/topic/entertainment/television/aqua-teen-hunger-force-%28tv-program%29--ENTTV0000368.topic">"Aqua Teen Hunger Force"</a></b>) and "It's a Bundyful Life" (<b>"Married... with Children"</b>).<br>
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<b>Other offenders:</b> "Alice," "Ally McBeal," "Amen," "Beverly Hills, 90210," "Blossom," "The Facts of Life," "Family Matters," "Family Ties," <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ENTTV0000000302" title="iCarly (tv program)" href="/topic/entertainment/television/icarly-%28tv-program%29-ENTTV0000000302.topic">"iCarly,"</a> "Just the Ten of Us," "Martin," "Mr. Belvedere," "Moonlighting," "Night Court," "The O.C.," "The Odd Couple," "Party of Five," "Perfect Strangers," "Quantum Leap," "Sanford & Son," "Who's the Boss?," <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ENTTV0000625" title="WKRP in Cincinnati (tv program)" href="/topic/entertainment/television/wkrp-in-cincinnati-%28tv-program%29-ENTTV0000625.topic">"WKRP in Cincinnati"</a> and "Xena: Warrior Princess."<br>
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To name a <i>few.</i>
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If we never see another redux of "A Christmas Carol," "The Gift of the Magi," "It's a Wonderful Life" or "Miracle on 34th St," it will be too soon. Two of the weirder ones were "Cybernetic Ghost of Christmas Past from the Future" ( "Aqua Teen Hunger Force") and "It's a Bundyful Life" ("Married... with Children").

Other offenders: "Alice," "Ally McBeal," "Amen," "Beverly Hills, 90210," "Blossom," "The Facts of Life," "Family Matters," "Family Ties," "iCarly," "Just the Ten of Us," "Martin," "Mr. Belvedere," "Moonlighting," "Night Court," "The O.C.," "The Odd Couple," "Party of Five," "Perfect Strangers," "Quantum Leap," "Sanford & Son," "Who's the Boss?," "WKRP in Cincinnati" and "Xena: Warrior Princess."

To name a few.

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