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“Mary Tyler Moore” Meets “Sex and the City” Meets “Girls”

TV's Evolving Career Women sex and TylARY city GIRLS MOORE SHOW Opening Sequence Family Mary's sweet disposition is immediately apparent in the opening sequence shot at the corner of 7th Street and Nicollet Mall in downtown Minneapolis. Carrie's muddied tutu is equally telling of her misfortunes and subsequent outlook on the show. Dottie and Walter Richards made an appearance in the second season to check up on their daughter, Mary, but only return sporadically throughout Loreen and Tad Horvath, who futilely encourage Hannah to up. the season. Real-life Digs Girlfriends Mary Richards: Rent for a studio apartment in Minneapolis, MN circa 1970 = $130 Sold in 2013 for $2.89 million Carrie Bradshaw: Rent-controlled studio apartment in Manhattan's Upper East Side circa 1998 = $700 Sold in 2012 for $9.85 million Phyllis Lindstrom (Cloris Leachman), Mary Richards (Mary Tyler Moore), Rhoda Morgenstern (Valerie Harper) Fashion Charlotte York (Kristin Davis), Carrie Bradshaw (Sarah Jessica Parker), Miranda Hobbes (Cynthia Nixon), 5Samantha Jones (Kim Cattrall) Marnie Michaels (Allison Williams), Jessa Johansson (Jemima Kirke), Hannah Horvath (Lena Dunham), Shoshanna Shapiro (Zosia Mamet) Mary Richards was known for her classic, American Carrie Bradshaw's style was a mishmash of New York Dating History street and haute couture-a look that she almost sportswear. always finished off with a pair of stilettos. 2,000 Style Motifs Mary estimates going on approximately 2,000 dates- about 20 years of dating, 2 dates a week, 2,000 dates. 25 Over the course of the show, Carrie dates 25 men, 18 of whom she sleeps with-approximately three men per season, one man every fourth episode. Hannah is more of a dangerous liaison kinda gal, sleeping with approximately four men since the show began..most of whom never make it past one episode. Fashion became increasingly personal, beginning with Mary's understated scarves, a staple of her trendy '70s wardrobe Carrie took style up a notch with high-fashion footwear so expensive that it almost cost her Hannah truly defines personal style, as seen in the collection of tattoos she displays unabashedly. The Girls on Sex... home. Mary: I'm an experienced woman. Ive been around. Well, all right, I might not've been around, but rve been. nearby. Anthems Charlotte: How can you forget a guy you've slept with? Carrie: Toto, I don't think we're in single digits anymore. Hannah: It's my greatest dream to have sex with myself. Mary's sweet rendition of Frank Sinatra's "One For My Baby" was hilarious, honest and showed Mary's self-deprecating side. Hannah and Marni's apartment dance party to Robyn's "Dancing On My Own" became the unofficial anthem of season one. DO YOU REMEMBER Copyright 2013.

“Mary Tyler Moore” Meets “Sex and the City” Meets “Girls”

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DYR celebrates the 43rd anniversary of “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” with a look at TV land’s original career woman and the single ladies who followed in her footsteps.


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