The Critical 'I'

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Tuesday, September 23, 2003

SO LONG, BIG GUY
Sad news from last night, with the death of Gordon Jump. Only he could have played the forever befuddled Arthur Carlson on "WKRP in Cincinnati", a show I always adored.

When I was a little kid, I came up with what I thought was very clever, almost joke-like phrasing: Gordon Jump, but Norman Fell. Thus uniting two of the titans of late 70s situation comedies (tongue planted firmly in cheek).