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Women’s Equality Day, August 26th 1978: Valerie Harper signs in support of extending the deadline to ratify The Equal Rights Amendment.

Women’s Equality Day, August 26th 1978: Valerie Harper signs in support of extending the deadline to ratify The Equal Rights Amendment.


"You’re gonna be living with a woman who’s either crying or mad at somebody or talking about food."
— Rhoda Morgenstern to Joe Gerard before their wedding (via santaginny)

wildjackmonroe:

The Mary Tyler Moore Show - S03E17 - “My Brother’s Keeper” - Phyllis finds out why her brother and Rhoda didn’t hit it off.


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Harper got the job thanks to Barbara Fisher, senior vice president of original programming for the uplift-focused UP and a programming veteran of the Hallmark channels.

“I had heard through the grapevine from different people that Valerie might be interested in working,” Fisher said. “And literally within 24 hours I said, ‘We’re going to get her.’ I mean, who doesn’t want to have Valerie Harper?

“Less than a day later they had booked her, and we were thrilled.”

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Harper, who play Bliss resident Charlotte, made headlines last year for her public battle against cancer. The actress, who was a long-time regular guest in American homes with her sitcom characters, hasn’t let her fight slow her down. After filming “Town,” she competed on last season’s “Dancing with the Stars.” Rich said they struck a friendship on the movie set.