Created By: mestizaa on April 11, 2012
When characters move to the kitchen to have an intense conversation, and everybody else doesn't hear. Frasier, Friends, Golden Girls, and other sitcoms come to mind. Averted in S 01 E 06 of New Girl, in which they go to the hallway, and everybody can still hear them through the door.
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