When it first aired people were somewhat shocked at the notion of a man sharing an apartment with two women who weren't relatives. And watching Jack pretend to be openly gay, well, it was racy and groundbreaking. This was edgy and titillating stuff for 1977, and it sure was funny.

Here is part of a the show "Best laid Plans"

I don't know about you but I teared up when we lost John Ritter.