TV Series | TV-PG | | Comedy, Romance
Paul and Jamie Buchman are a recently-married New York City couple. They point out the gentle humor in domesticity and life's everyday situations.
Steve Buscemi appears in an episode in the first season, which was inspired by an actual incident between Paul Reiser and him. Before Buscemi began acting, he tried his hand at doing stand-up. One night, he bombed so badly, that another comic had to take his place. That comic was Reiser, and the episode pokes fun at the incident.
Just like that: bing, bang, boom?
Jamie: At this point, I'd settle for the boom.
Paul: You don't want the bing and the bang?
Jamie: I did when we started.
Paul: And now?
Jamie: I'm over it.
Paul: You're a very complex woman.
Jamie: You don't want the boom?
Paul: 'Course I want the boom. Guys ALWAYS ...
As with any long-running show there are many inconsistencies between series. Characters' life histories, their birthdays and ages are reported differently from time to time as the writers invent new stuff for them that wasn't thought of when the series began.