Why do all sitcoms have the same layout in their apartments?
Friends, Seinfeld, Frasier, Will & Grace, Dharma & Greg, That 70s Show: They all have the exact same layout for their apartments. There’s a long couch with a coffee table in front of it, and a tv in front of that and there’s an armchair at a 60 degree angle to the couch. Like this:
|————| TV —————>Rooms
======= ———->Card Table —————>Rooms
——————————————> Kitchen Area
|———| is a tv
+ is a chair
====== is a sofa
—————- is a coffee table
The kitchen area is off to the side, and there are some bedrooms behind the tv or couch. There’s also a card table adjacent to the kitchen area.
Why is this standard?
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