Picks and Pans Review: The Facts of Life
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Charlotte Rae, the housekeeper on Diff'rent Strokes, becomes housemother at a girls' school—but there's no zip in this spin-off, which tried out as a "limited series" last summer. The girls are stereotyped, the plot is thin and the final bell is as welcome to the audience as to the students.
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