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  • Gary David Goldberg, in memoriam

    June 24, 2013 | 2:06 pm

    There is popular culture that is explicitly Jewish, and there is popular culture that is implicitly so.

    “Family Ties,” the iconic 1980s show about onetime hippies grappling with their Republican preppie kid, was of the latter variety. I don’t remember explicit references...

  • Gary David Goldberg, creator of ‘Family Ties,’ dies at 68

    June 24, 2013 | 11:13 am

    [New York Times] Gary David Goldberg, a writer and producer who created warmhearted television shows, most notably “Family Ties,” a leading comedy of the 1980s that propelled Michael J. Fox to stardom, died Saturday at his home in Montecito, Calif. He was 68.

    The cause was brain...