History Series / GCB

27th Dec '15 2:23:48 PM nombretomado
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** It had plenty in real life too. MoralGuardians ravaged the show the same way they did the American version of {{Skins}}

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** It had plenty in real life too. MoralGuardians ravaged the show the same way they did the American version of {{Skins}}''Series/{{Skins}}''.
31st Oct '15 2:10:48 PM Morgenthaler
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''GCB'' is a 2011-debut American TV [[{{Dramedy}} dramedy]] set in the exclusive Dallas, Texas suburb of Highland Park. It's frequently described as a Southern ''Series/DesperateHousewives'' or a grown up MeanGirls. The show was created by Darren Star (''Series/BeverlyHills90210'', ''Series/MelrosePlace'', ''Series/SexAndTheCity'') and written by Robert Harling (''Literature/SteelMagnolias''). It's somewhat based on the book ''Literature/GoodChristianBitches'' by Kim Gatlin; the show was originally going to bear that title (it still got [[TitleDrop dropped]] in the ads), and then changed to ''Good Christian Belles'' before settling on the less controversial abbreviation.

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''GCB'' is a 2011-debut American TV [[{{Dramedy}} dramedy]] set in the exclusive Dallas, Texas suburb of Highland Park. It's frequently described as a Southern ''Series/DesperateHousewives'' or a grown up MeanGirls. The show was created by Darren Star (''Series/BeverlyHills90210'', ''Series/MelrosePlace'', ''Series/SexAndTheCity'') and written by Robert Harling (''Literature/SteelMagnolias'').(''Film/SteelMagnolias''). It's somewhat based on the book ''Literature/GoodChristianBitches'' by Kim Gatlin; the show was originally going to bear that title (it still got [[TitleDrop dropped]] in the ads), and then changed to ''Good Christian Belles'' before settling on the less controversial abbreviation.
31st Oct '15 2:09:39 PM Morgenthaler
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''GCB'' is a 2011-debut American TV [[{{Dramedy}} dramedy]] set in the exclusive Dallas, Texas suburb of Highland Park. It's frequently described as a Southern ''Series/DesperateHousewives'' or a grown up MeanGirls. The show was created by Darren Star (''Series/BeverlyHills90210'', ''Series/MelrosePlace'', ''Series/SexAndTheCity'') and written by Robert Harling (''SteelMagnolias''). It's somewhat based on the book ''Literature/GoodChristianBitches'' by Kim Gatlin; the show was originally going to bear that title (it still got [[TitleDrop dropped]] in the ads), and then changed to ''Good Christian Belles'' before settling on the less controversial abbreviation.

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''GCB'' is a 2011-debut American TV [[{{Dramedy}} dramedy]] set in the exclusive Dallas, Texas suburb of Highland Park. It's frequently described as a Southern ''Series/DesperateHousewives'' or a grown up MeanGirls. The show was created by Darren Star (''Series/BeverlyHills90210'', ''Series/MelrosePlace'', ''Series/SexAndTheCity'') and written by Robert Harling (''SteelMagnolias'').(''Literature/SteelMagnolias''). It's somewhat based on the book ''Literature/GoodChristianBitches'' by Kim Gatlin; the show was originally going to bear that title (it still got [[TitleDrop dropped]] in the ads), and then changed to ''Good Christian Belles'' before settling on the less controversial abbreviation.
23rd Jul '15 9:16:16 PM nombretomado
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''GCB'' is a 2011-debut American TV [[{{Dramedy}} dramedy]] set in the exclusive Dallas, Texas suburb of Highland Park. It's frequently described as a Southern ''Series/DesperateHousewives'' or a grown up MeanGirls. The show was created by Darren Star (''BeverlyHills90210'', ''MelrosePlace'', ''SexAndTheCity'') and written by Robert Harling (''SteelMagnolias''). It's somewhat based on the book ''Literature/GoodChristianBitches'' by Kim Gatlin; the show was originally going to bear that title (it still got [[TitleDrop dropped]] in the ads), and then changed to ''Good Christian Belles'' before settling on the less controversial abbreviation.

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''GCB'' is a 2011-debut American TV [[{{Dramedy}} dramedy]] set in the exclusive Dallas, Texas suburb of Highland Park. It's frequently described as a Southern ''Series/DesperateHousewives'' or a grown up MeanGirls. The show was created by Darren Star (''BeverlyHills90210'', ''MelrosePlace'', ''SexAndTheCity'') (''Series/BeverlyHills90210'', ''Series/MelrosePlace'', ''Series/SexAndTheCity'') and written by Robert Harling (''SteelMagnolias''). It's somewhat based on the book ''Literature/GoodChristianBitches'' by Kim Gatlin; the show was originally going to bear that title (it still got [[TitleDrop dropped]] in the ads), and then changed to ''Good Christian Belles'' before settling on the less controversial abbreviation.
13th Apr '15 10:09:09 AM nombretomado
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''GCB'' is a 2011-debut American TV [[{{Dramedy}} dramedy]] set in the exclusive Dallas, Texas suburb of Highland Park. It's frequently described as a Southern ''DesperateHousewives'' or a grown up MeanGirls. The show was created by Darren Star (''BeverlyHills90210'', ''MelrosePlace'', ''SexAndTheCity'') and written by Robert Harling (''SteelMagnolias''). It's somewhat based on the book ''Literature/GoodChristianBitches'' by Kim Gatlin; the show was originally going to bear that title (it still got [[TitleDrop dropped]] in the ads), and then changed to ''Good Christian Belles'' before settling on the less controversial abbreviation.

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''GCB'' is a 2011-debut American TV [[{{Dramedy}} dramedy]] set in the exclusive Dallas, Texas suburb of Highland Park. It's frequently described as a Southern ''DesperateHousewives'' ''Series/DesperateHousewives'' or a grown up MeanGirls. The show was created by Darren Star (''BeverlyHills90210'', ''MelrosePlace'', ''SexAndTheCity'') and written by Robert Harling (''SteelMagnolias''). It's somewhat based on the book ''Literature/GoodChristianBitches'' by Kim Gatlin; the show was originally going to bear that title (it still got [[TitleDrop dropped]] in the ads), and then changed to ''Good Christian Belles'' before settling on the less controversial abbreviation.



* RecycledInSpace: DesperateHousewives IN TEXAS!

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* RecycledInSpace: DesperateHousewives ''Series/DesperateHousewives'' IN TEXAS!
27th Jul '14 8:27:22 AM ZellieCrescent
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** The Christian elements and stereotypes portrayed as anything other than good or positive DEFINITELY offended some people, it was considered so offensive that there were complaints to the network since the first episode and was the reason the series was canceled.
5th Aug '13 12:12:35 PM gallium
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* ADateWithRosiePalms: Carlene's son to a photo of Amanda's bedonk (Carlene's reaction when she walks in on him is priceless...).



* ADateWithRosiePalms: Carlene's son to a photo of Amanda's bedonk (Carlene's reaction when she walks in on him is priceless...).



* HeyItsThatGuy : [[Theatre/{{Wicked}} Carlene]] and [[HedwigAndTheAngryInch Cricket]] have sung before, Sharon [[Series/{{Glee}} schemed a plenty in Ohio]], Gigi [[Film/{{Ghostbusters}} temped for some high-profile city-slickers]], and Ripp [[Series/{{JAG}} looks fine in a uniform]] (just to name a few)...
29th Jul '13 8:18:02 PM FordPrefect
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* ADateWithRosiePalms: Carlene's son to a photo of Amanda's bedonk (Carlene's reaction when she walks in on is priceless...).

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* ADateWithRosiePalms: Carlene's son to a photo of Amanda's bedonk (Carlene's reaction when she walks in on him is priceless...).
29th Jul '13 8:17:19 PM FordPrefect
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* [[AbsurdlyYouthfulMother AbsurdlyYouthfulParents]]: Plenty of the characters fall under this category, one episode revealed Amanda to be a [[TeenPregnancy TeenMom]] which oddly is supposed to set her as a fallen woman [[EveryoneWentToSchoolTogether amongst her old classmates]].

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* [[AbsurdlyYouthfulMother AbsurdlyYouthfulParents]]: Absurdly Youthful Parents]]: Plenty of the characters fall under this category, one episode revealed Amanda to be a [[TeenPregnancy TeenMom]] Teen Mom]], which oddly is supposed to set her as a fallen woman [[EveryoneWentToSchoolTogether amongst her old classmates]].
13th Jun '13 2:40:24 PM wuggles
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The show was canceled after its first season.
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