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8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter is an American television sitcom that originally aired on ABC from September 17, 2002 to April 15, 2005. Bruce Cameron's book of the same name, the show starred John Ritter during its first season.After Ritter's sudden death, Katey Sagal took over the show's starring position for the rest of the series' run. Bridget finds her popularity waning because of her exclusive, long distance relationship with Donny, while Kerry's social status skyrockets because of her relationship with Kyle.Seconds later, she hangs up and runs out of the house in tears, leaving the kids to wonder what is going on.It's soon revealed that Paul had collapsed and died in the grocery store. Later that evening, Cate's separated parents Jim and Laura arrive to help them through their grief.Bridget plays the role of Anne Frank in the school play, which makes Kerry jealous since all she does is background work.At first, Bridget is the same non-serious girl, which frustrates Kerry even more since she feels Bridget doesn't deserve the role.That night, Cate is finally ready to sleep in her own bed again; she is joined by the kids who want her to read Paul's article, which she does.It's an article about how no matter how much his kids may resent him from time to time, Paul knows that deep down, they love him, even when they say "I hate you;" this helps Bridget to finally overcome her guilt.
But he's happy when Cate tells him because the coach was impressed at his request to work out with the team, he's now officially on it. Cate's mother visits, and manages to get along well with Jim.After Paul's funeral, friends and neighbors gather at the Hennessys' for the wake.Nick Sharpe asks Cate to find the last article Paul wrote so the newspaper can publish it in his memory.The newspaper Paul worked at is sponsoring a scholarship dinner in his name for students majoring in journalism, and Bridget gets distracted while watching television, and accidentally wrecks a collage that Kerry had made of Paul for the dinner.When it's announced at the party that Rory made the team, Rory angrily storms out.
The Doyles are sending a video postcard to Donny, which they let Bridget have a part in.