Single motherhood in America has soared since Murphy Brown’s feud with Dan Quayle

Murphy Brown is coming back to TV.

CBS CBS, +0.07% is reviving the sitcom about the fictional investigative TV reporter for a 13-episode run in the 2018-2019 season. Candice Bergen starred in the show for 10 years from 1988 to 1998. Bergen’s character will have to grapple with fake news, #MeToo and what it’s like to report on the White House in 2018. It joins revivals of other classic shows, including ABC’s DIS, +0.05%Roseanne” and “Will & Grace” on NBC CMCSA, -1.98%

During the 1992 presidential campaign, Dan Quayle famously criticized Murphy Brown promoting single motherhood.

>>> Original Source <<<