Not Necessarily the News


Episode Info

Having quit her job, Maggie (Joanna Kerns) refocuses her "overachiever" ethic upon her home life, cooking huge meals that no one has room for and doling out extra chores for her husband Jason (Alan Thicke) and their kids. Unable to put up with this pressure much longer, the family conspires to get Maggie out of the house and into a new job. This is the episode in which Maggie joins the staff of local TV outlet Channel 19 as field reporter "Maggie Malone", and also the one which introduces Kenneth Tigar as her new boss Sid and Pamela Brull) as her coworker Thelma.


Joanna Kerns
as Maggie Seaver
Kenneth Tigar
as Sid Sidlevich
Ken Tigar
as Sidlevich
Pamela Brull
as Thelma