>Yes, "These Friends of Mine" is the show I was talking about.  Does
>"Grace Under Fire" star a stand-up?
>    YES. Brett Butler is a stand-up comic.  I saw her once on Showtime (when I
>was at a motel--we don't get Showtime in my town) and she was really funny. I
>like "Grace Under Fire" (which works a variation of her name sounding
>"familiar" as the character she plays is named "Grace Kelly.)  "These Friends
>of Mine," which is terrible, is returning next season under the title "Ellen."
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