Coinkydink Or Coinkydonk? Does The (Lady’s) Name Make The (TV) Show?

Once upon a time in a nearby place, I had an epiphany.  Okay, it wasn’t so much of an epiphany as it was a drunk idea.  I thought:

Hey!  Dijoo ever notes how girls shows names flow pattern?

What that means is exactly what it says.  Television shows named after their female leads always give an indication as to what type of show that will be… without ever seeing the show.  Whether this is a Coinkydink (coincidence) or a Coinkydonk (on purpose) will be up to you.  Presenting the types:

1) The “Blank & Blank” Style

Cagney & Lacey & Hope & Faith & Kath & Kim & Hope & Gloria & Kate & Allie & Laverne & Shirley & (gasp) breathe

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