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Sounds like the pilot of Seven Days, that ran on UPN in 1998-2001. The President and Vice President were killed in a terrorist attack. Now it seems that a secret branch of the government has in their possession technology from the alien landing at Roswell, and they were able to use it to create a time machine that can send someone back in time seven ...


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British sitcom Only When I Laugh which ran on ITV in 1979-1982. A rather naive, middle-class man is admitted to a hospital ward and finds that he is sharing it with a working-class layabout and an upper-class hypochondriac. All three of them cause headaches for the hospital staff. Here's the intro with that H-A-P-P-Y song: ...


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This is the American improvisational comedy game show Whose Line is it Anyway, hosted by American actor and writer Drew Carey. From the linked page: An American version of the popular British improvisational comedy show. Host Drew Carey, taking suggestions from the audience, assigns roles and scenarios to the comedian contestants, who must then ...


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Sounds like "The One Game". Here's the summary taken from its Wikipedia page: Nick Thorne (Dillane) is a businessman who has achieved success by marketing games. He finds himself drawn into a "reality game" by his former business partner Magnus (Malahide), whom Nick had forced out of their games company after its initial success. Called "The One Game", ...


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Sounds like you're looking for Profit from 1996. Jim Profit is a newly promoted junior-executive at Gracen & Gracen (G&G), a multinational conglomerate that often engages in unethical business practices while actively cultivating a positive public image. G&G’s dark side does not bother Profit, who is not above using blackmail, bribery, ...


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Was it "The Third Eye"? I watched a LOT of television in the 80's...based on your question, that's the show that comes to mind. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Third_Eye_%28TV_series%29


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I think you're after Johnny Bago, which aired for one season. From TVTropes: Johnny Bago was a short-lived TV series airing on CBS in the summer of 1993, created by Robert Zemeckis and Jeffrey Price & Peter S. Seaman (Zemeckis also executive produced the series and directed the pilot) and starring Peter Dobson. Small time hood Johnny Tenuti has ...



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