> > Greg, how do *real* lawyers relate to [the Ally McBeal]show?
> [dont know] . . . I do know that
> almost all depictions of the legal process and the life and work of lawyers
> in the popular media tend to be misleading caricatures (don't even say "John
> Grisham" in my presence).
Yes. All (with the possible exception of the Apollo 11 movie) Hollywood depictions of aerospace engineers are laughable. But the Ally McBeal show is a comedy, so it is *supposed* to be a misleading caricature. Anyway, the show is totally hilarious. Try it, youll liiiiike it... spike