'Dallas' Soap Opera Oil Baron Ditches Oil for Solar Power (Videos)
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J. R. Ewing is Back
I'm too young to have seen Dallas during its original run, but I vaguely remember that my parents sometimes watched it and talked about this "J.R." guy. Still, the show was so popular that even though I haven't had first-hand exposure, I know enough about it from references and parodies in other shows to know that Larry Hagman's character, J.R. Ewing, was a memorable oil-loving amoral businessman. That's why it's great to see him come out of retirement to sell solar panels in a series of ads. Check out the 5 videos below.
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