Originally Posted by Sweetstop
however, as a bluegrass resident, i kept thinking, jeez, it's almost impossible to get from lex. to harlan
and they keep zipping back and forth every day and night. topographically, they certainly didn't capture either the bluegrass or the mountains of eastern ky with western pa and l.a. over and over, it's off-putting to me, although i realize it shouldn't matter a hill of beans to viewers not familiar with the commonwealth.
I'm with you there. Anyone outside the area has absolutely no idea of the distance, geography, and topography of the areas. For the sake of the show, it's just best not to think about it.
I was in medical school when "ER" first came out and every friday morning all we did was criticize the mistakes and inaccuracies rather than follow the storyline.