Funny Golden Girls Comebacks

Sophia of Golden Girls

Ladies of the Evening Sophia: Arrested for prostitution! I can’t believe it! Blanche: Sophia, we’re innocent! Sophia: I know that. I can’t believe these dumb cops would think people would wanna pay money to sleep with you! Flu Attack Blanche:  I treat my body like a temple. Sophia: Yeah, open to everyone, day or night! […]

Aging Is Amazing

The Golden Girls

If a concept like the one of Golden Girls (a sitcom about older women) would be pitched nowadays to any major studio, there are little to no chances of being seen through. And that is because, basically, Golden Girls was also about coming close to an end. Basically, it was also about dying. And now […]

The Guest Stars of Golden Girls

Dick Van Dyke in Golden Girls

One of the best shows of its time and a definitive hit at any kind of awards (68 Emmy nominations and 11 wins does say something about the quality), Golden Girls was obviously meant to attract some other famous guest stars. The first one I’d like to remember is none other than Quentin Tarantino, especially […]

The Energetic Golden Girls

The Golden Girls

Thank you for being a friend was not only the line which opened the theme song for The Golden Girls, but also the premise of the show: 4 senior women came together as friends and became a real family. The series was also one of the first to feature such characters, in a setting which […]

A Fond Look at Sophia Petrillo

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Golden Girls always had its fans in tears from laughing or even from the heartwarming moments. The energies of the stars made the show, click on a deeper level than many other shows during the mid-80s. Bea Arthur, Betty White, Rue McClanahan and Estelle Getty each brought a certain level of charm and charisma to […]

Writer thoughts on Golden Girls

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Marc Cherry was one of the main writers for golden girls in the last three seasons. He worked closely with Jamie Wooten. I have some of his thoughts here. He has constantly thought that Rose was the most difficult character to write He said it was a fine line,” Sometimes the writers could fall through […]

How to Tell if You’re Like Blanche Devereaux

Blanche Devereaux, the sex Goddess

Watching The Golden Girls is a favorite pastime for many people, even it is means watching reruns. We can never quite get enough of them, especially Blanche. Blanche is a saucy older woman who not only is funny but has sex appeal at the same time. Every time you turn around, she is going out […]

A Few Crazy and Fun Facts About the ‘Golden Girls’

Love the 'Girls!'

We all loved these little old ladies! The Golden Girls truly were “The Golden Girls” weren’t they? You might have seen every episode thanks to reruns on cable and you might think you know everything there is to know about these funny little old ladies. However, there are some crazy and fun facts that you […]

Growing Old with the Girls

Dorothy and Blanche visit Rose during one of her hospital stays.

Any fan of the Golden Girls can tell you what the show is about; four single, older women living together under one roof. Together the four friends that are Blanche, Rose, Sophia and Dorothy share the house, jewelry, dates, tears, fears and cheesecakes. Though they have many things in common and a few things that […]

The Spin Off of Golden Girls

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I am not quite sure what the first ever TV series spin-off was.  One article I have read states that it was the Andy Griffith show, being spun from The Danny Thomas Show.  Another resource says that Jackie Gleeson claimed the first spin-off with his show The Honeymooners in 1955 that supposedly came from The […]