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‘Your Golden Girls are like soul sisters – you’ll see their heart-wrenching sobs and their belly laughs’


by Leonie Corcoran
14th Jan 2022
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Golden Girls friendship

When her daughter started First Year, Amy Lynch advised her to figure out who her tribe is and then hang on tight. Now, ahead of what would have been Golden Girls Betty White’s 100th birthday, she reflects on the Golden Girls in her life; the girls who are always there for the cocktails but also for the tougher times.

Last month, I had the TV all to myself and settled in to watch – or should I say rewatch – The Golden Girls on Disney Plus. Sure, I loved the American sitcom when it aired back in the 1980s, but like much of the TV I watched back then, most of the jokes and innuendos went over my head. This time around, it was funnier, richer and oh, so relatable. These four mature women, supporting each...

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