A coming-of-age comedy set in the "go-go" 80s about a college student enjoying a last hurrah before summer comes to an end--and the future begins.
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Co-creators Gregory Jacobs and Joe Gangemi concede there are several parallels between reality and the show. Both of their fathers suffered heart attacks in their 50s, as Sam does in the show's pilot episode; Jacobs worked his way up as a P.A. at a production company and found romance along the way, as does David. Plus, "we both had Wheelers in our lives and dated Karens," Jacobs says, referring to David's Season 1 girlfriend. "But we quickly diverged from autobiography," Gangemi says, "because we realized our real lives haven't been nearly as interesting or funny." See more
The refrigerator in Wheeler's kitchen was manufactured in the mid- to late-1990's. See more
Everybody Wants To Rule the World
Written by Roland Orzabal
, Ian Stanley
, and Chris Hughes
Performed by Tears for Fears See more