'Murphy Brown' 2.0 Joins TV's Crowded 'Resistance'

The latest TV reboot looks awfully familiar to anyone watching Broadcast TV in the Age of Trump.

CBS's "Murphy Brown" didn't avoid political theater during its initial run. The show, following a faux news magazine…

The series even went to quasi-fictional war with then-Vice President Dan Quayle over being a single mom in the 20th century, a story that ricocheted around Hollywood for some time. The media declared Bergen's character the winner, while the actress admitted off-screen the Vice President had a point – 10 years after the kerfuffle erupted.