“Okay readers, today we’re having a little pop quiz, it’s multiple choice, so sharpen your number 2 pencils and put your thinking caps on. Here’s a quote: "Dad, you’re an idiot.” Now, contestants, this was said to me because of which of the following transgressions? Now do you know how many times I called my father an idiot? Because I know that whenever they insult me whether it’s a “You’re an idiot,” “You’re a geek,” or an “I hate you,” an “I love you” isn’t far behind.

The first season finale and second season premiere featured Cybil Shepherd as Cate's sister Maggie.

Throughout the first series, it is suggested that Cate and Maggie has a similar sibling bond to that of Bridget and Kerry, with Cate being like Kerry.

His teenage daughters are dating, which sparks the use of the "8 simple rules for dating my teenage daughter".

The show, created by veteran comedy writer Tracy Gamble, derives its name and some of its elements from W.

Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! Katey Sagal took over the show's starring position for the rest of the series' run.

) is an American television sitcom that originally aired on ABC from September 17, 2002 to April 15, 2005. Bruce Cameron's book of the same name, the show starred John Ritter until his death on September 11, 2003.

In the two episodes in which Maggie appears, the pair play out an adult version of the Hennessey daughters.

First of all, Cate would represent Bridget and Maggie would represent Kerry. From Maggie's first appearance, Cate and Jim frequently talk about the sibling relationship as if Cate was the Bridget type.

Ratzenberger guest-starred in three episodes, again playing Fred Doyle, the Hennessys' pesky and annoying neighbor.