: 6+ Why We Love It
: Cheery classic has positive, kid-friendly lessons. What Parents Should Know
: Parents need to know that although this classic '60s comedy series features simplistic story lines and dated humor, it also offers timeless lessons about responsibility, kindness, and the consequences of your behavior. It's a cheerful, squeaky clean — and very idealized — example of strong family and community relationships in a small town. (AP Photo, file) The opinions expressed are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Comcast.