10 FAVORITE TV SHOWS OF THE 1970s, RANKED

I started watching prime time TV in the second half of the decade... and some of the earlier shows were viewed in syndication after school. Opinion; your results may vary. 3/7
  1. 10.
    Laverne & Shirley
    Goofy and silly. 😀
  2. 9.
    Happy Days
    A '70s view of the 'good old days' of the '50s.
  3. 8.
    The Mary Tyler Moore Show
    TV with heart; also a very funny office-place comedy.
  4. 7.
    M*A*S*H
    A show set in Korea but really about Viet Nam. Based on the Altman movie. Sit-com. Go figure.
  5. 6.
    Welcome Back Kotter
    High school kids just like me! Sort of.
  6. 5.
    Mork & Mindy
    Goofy silliness... courtesy of Robin Williams.
  7. 4.
    The Partridge Family
    A family of kid musicians! Lots of kids! Loved it!
  8. 3.
    The Brady Bunch
    A big loving family was attractive to an 'only child' raised by cold Norwegian-raised Minnesotans.
  9. 2.
    The Carol Burnett Show
    A great cast of sketch comedians. Always funny.
  10. 1.
    The Bob Newhart Show
    Excellent characters in an office setting around the all-time great comedian Bob Newhart.