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When TV Goes on Holiday: The Hottest Small-Screen Vacation Spots, by the Numbers

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When TV Goes on Holiday: The Hottest Small-Screen Vacation Spots, by the Numbers

Originally posted 08/12/2015 05:00PM

It seems like every time our favorite TV characters take a vacation, they end up in one of three main destinations: Hawaii, Paris or Disney World.

It makes sense that these would be such popular destinations – after all; they're familiar, easy to film in and ripe for sitcom hijinks. And really, who doesn't want to hang with Mickey and Minnie or sunbathe in the tropics or even take a romantic stroll along the Seine?

Since all three of these locations seemed to entice our favorite shows over and over again, we couldn't help but wonder which other exotic destinations are statistically more likely to attract our favorite TV shows. Since we never pass up an excuse to binge watch Friends and Saved by the Bell, we dug through some classic shows from the TV archives and did a little math. You'll notice that some shows managed to rack up some serious frequent flier miles during their runs!

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Watch: Estelle Getty Channels Alicia Silverstone in a Golden Girls Parody of Clueless

Originally posted 07/20/2015 05:00PM

[YOUTUBE "EJE9tr7GR3g"] It's been fun looking back on the 20th anniversary of the teen classic Clueless, which first hit theaters on July 21, 1995. But one of the more surprising bits of Clueless nostalgia to surface actually comes from 1996, from the first MTV Movie Awards to air after the film's release.

Even die-hard Golden Girls fans may have forgotten that the awards show featured a Clueless parody featuring Estelle Getty as Cher, Betty White as Dionne and Rue McClanahan as a fusion of Tai and Amber.

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Ted, Pooh and Paddington, Too: The Top Teddy Bear Stars in Pop Culture

Ted, Pooh and Paddington, Too: The Top Teddy Bear Stars in Pop Culture

Originally posted 06/29/2015 12:45PM

Ted 2 opened in theaters on Friday, making its fuzzy star a rarity in Hollywood. (Err, we mean the talking bear, not Mark Wahlberg.)

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Jenny Lewis' New Video References Everything from Troop Beverly Hills to Golden Girls

Originally posted 05/28/2015 07:20AM

Jenny Lewis successfully transitioned from child star of Jell-O commercials and Troop Beverly Hills to indie musician, and she's pretty at ease with her past, telling PEOPLE in 2014 that she's "thrilled that I was a part of something that has endured the test of time." (She was talking about the movie, not the Jell-O commercial.)

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Terry Crews Lip-Syncs Golden Girls Theme to Betty White at TV Land Awards

Originally posted 04/16/2015 02:35AM

[YOUTUBE "g7-4UVmke5E"] There are a few truths in life. 1. That there's no such thing as too much Betty White. 2. That most people know the lyrics to the Golden Girls theme song. 3. That watching Terry Crews lip sync that song to Betty White is must-see TV.

Crews, who hosts the TV Land Awards on Saturday, gives a spirited performance as he mouths the lyrics to a medley of TV theme songs in the clip above. The number – taped earlier this month – includes nods to The Addams Family, Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Friends and, of course, The Golden Girls.

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The Lego Golden Girls Set Could Become a Reality

The Lego Golden Girls Set Could Become a Reality

Originally posted 04/09/2015 01:10AM

Attention, Golden Girls fans. You might just get to play with Lego versions of Dorothy, Sophia, Rose and Blanche.

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Golden Girls Theme Song Turns Orange Is the New Black into an Adorable Comedy

Originally posted 09/15/2014 01:20PM

There is nothing warm and fuzzy about doing hard time, unless you add the right music.

Genius YouTube user Robert Jones created a new intro for Netflix hit Orange Is the New Black by replacing Regina Spektor's tune with the Golden Girls theme. The new ditty transforms the cavity searches and cold showers of Litchfield into '80s comedy fun.

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Betty White Remembers Her First Emmys – in 1951! | Betty White

Betty White Remembers Her First Emmys – in 1951!

Originally posted 08/23/2014 05:40PM

Betty White can't remember what she wore to her first Emmys, but she has a good excuse – it was 63 years ago!

"I haven't a clue," White tells PEOPLE of her first time at the ceremony in 1951. "I'm sorry. I should, but I don't have a clue."

But the Hot in Cleveland star – who is nominated this year for hosting Betty White's Off Their Rockers on Lifetime – has no trouble recalling her win for most outstanding female personality, a Los Angeles regional award she won in 1952.

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Delight in National Cheesecake Day with The Golden Girls

Delight in National Cheesecake Day with The Golden Girls

Originally posted 07/30/2014 10:15AM

July 30 is National Cheesecake Day, a holiday so decadent you may need to call in reinforcements.

Yes, it's the special day dedicated to the dessert that everyone seems to adore, including Britney Spears. And yet, perhaps the biggest cheesecake connoisseurs were our beloved '80s TV matriarchs, The Golden Girls. Dorothy, Rose, Blanche and Sophia forked through more creamy ricotta creations than almost any other group on television, ever. Plain, fruit, chocolate – there was no type of cheesecake that went overlooked by these roomies.

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Betty White Explains the Time She Did a Live Golden Girls Taping for Royals | Animals & Pets, Valentine's Day, Betty White

UpdatePosted 04/29/2014 01:00PM

Betty White Explains the Time She Did a Live Golden Girls Taping for the Royals in Reddit AMA

Originally posted 04/29/2014 12:00PM

Who knew that some of the wealthiest women in the world were so enthralled with the adventures of four Florida retirees?

That's one of the amazing stories from Betty White's recent Reddit AMA, in which the 92-year-old television legend recalled the time the Golden Girls cast flew to London for a live performance of a Golden Girls script for the British Royal Family – all at the behest of the late Queen Mother, who was a huge fan of the show.

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