Life Imitating Art

In the sixth episode of the tenth season of Cheers, “Unplanned Pregnancy”, Bebe Neuwirth’s Lilith character refers to the normal babysitter the Doctors Crane use as “a 16-year-old bundled of breasts Frasier considers God’s gift to babysitting”. Given the affair Kelsey Grammer was found of participating in just five years later, Frasier’s expression in response—a turn of the head that leads to a leering smirk—is priceless.

[Sorry, we needed better Cheers fodder in the blogosphere today than TV Squad’s “Five biggest Cheers mysteries”. :yawn: Reference episode aired on TV Land this morning, and because I needed to decompress, I’m watching it tonight …]