The Bummer of 42 is the ninth episode of the third season of Murphy Brown which was aired from CBS on November 26, 1990.

Summary Edit

Murphy had said she wished for a sibling so Frank hires an actress to portray her sister for Murphy's 42nd birthday. But Maddy does her job too well and Murphy's happiness soon turns to irritation.

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Guest Edit

  • Christine Ebersole as Maddy Brown
  • Ritch Brinkley as Carl Wishnitski

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The 390th BroadcastBrown and BlueLoco HeroStrike TwoThe Gold RushBob & Murphy & Ted & AveryThe Last LaughRootless PeopleThe Bummer of 42Trouble in Sherwood-ForrestJingle Hell, Jingle Hell, Jingle All the WayRetreatEldin Imitates LifeContractionsHoarse PlayThe NovelTerror on the 17th FloorOn Another Plane (Part 1)On Another Plane (Part 2)Driving Miss CrazyEverytime it Rains... You Get WetCorky's PlaceSmallThe Usual SuspectsQ&A on FYIUh-Oh (Part 1)