In 1972, a comedy show debuted in which Bob Newhart played the role of a psychiatrist. It ran for 6 years before it went off the air. In 1982, Bob debuted a new comedy show in which he played the role of a Vermont innkeeper. It ran for 8 seasons before it went off the air. It’s final episode is one of the most well liked endings of any television series. The reason it is so well liked is that the conclusion of that finale showed Bob tossing and turning in his sleep. It showed him bolt up into a sitting position in obvious panic. Then it showed him reach over and turn on the light next to his bed.