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The May Sweeps: Goodbye, Old Friends [This Time, for Sure!]

Well, it looks like it’s the end of the road for six very good “”Friends.”” I know I’ll be watching the finale – if only to make sure that the series, which has long since slipped into self-parody, is really over. Besides, it should be fun watching the pre-game show [at near-Super Bowl ad rates, this is not a mistake] to see clips from when “”Friends”” rocked.

The May, 2004 Sweeps are not a hothouse of exciting television. Maybe that