No other TV mom has left such of an effect on viewers as Clair Huxtable. You can debate it, try and dispel it but the truth—which should be a fact—is Phylicia Rashad’s character on The Cosby Show was an exemplary example of a wife, mother, and friend.
In an era where the women on TV didn’t look like her (and if they did, they didn’t have the resume she had), Mrs. Huxtable was in a class all her own. And she held her position quite stylishly if you ask us. Today, as the mother we all wish we had turns 66, we have to acknowledge the real world values she was dishing out.
Here are 10 life lessons Clair Huxtable taught you.
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