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'The Jim Gaffigan Show' a humane, human comedy, fun and funny

'The Jim Gaffigan Show' a humane, human comedy, fun and funny

Comedian Jim Gaffigan has a new sitcom, reasonably titled "The Jim Gaffigan Show." Premiering Wednesday on TV Land alongside the identity-theft comedy "Impastor," it cements that network's transition from a producer of old-fashioned three-camera comedies built around actors who have aged out of network comedies to newer-fashioned single-camera comedies aimed at viewers for whom the name Valerie Bertinelli holds no nostalgic charge. "Impastor," starring Michael Rosenbaum as a ne'er-do-well masquerading as a small-town cleric, is one of those stories in which someone becomes a better person by impersonating one; its breath is somewhat labored, its...

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