The most beloved women -- and one dude -- who keep the pop-culture home-fires burning, from the Desperate Housewives to Carmela Soprano, Carol Brady to Marge Simpson
THE DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES
No matter what happens this season with Desperate Housewives' jump-five-years-into-the-future plot (Gaby's become a frumpy mom! Susan's with a guy who isn't Mike!), the women of Wisteria Lane have already proved that they belong in the pantheon of TV's all-time great housewives. Or have they? Check out the gallery that follows and see.
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