TV Flashback! Top 20 Hits of the '78-'79 Season
The Love Boat (1977-1987)
This frothy romp defined Saturday-night TV: lots of guest stars, family-friendly romance, and countless trips to Puerto Vallarta aboard the Pacific Princess.
Charlie's Angels (1976-1981)
Three pretty private investigators once again star in a Spelling hit — but this time, they're all women. Its ability to both empower and objectify women (it was dubbed ''Jiggle TV,'' after all) was oddly alluring.