America's Love Affair with Don Knotts Commentator Chris Norris examines his -- and America's -- fascination with Don Knotts. A church has structured its teachings around Andy Griffith Show plots involving Knotts' character, Barney. And Norris thinks there may be something to the Fife aura.
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America's Love Affair with Don Knotts

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America's Love Affair with Don Knotts

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America's Love Affair with Don Knotts

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Commentator Chris Norris examines his — and America's — fascination with Don Knotts. A church has structured its teachings around Andy Griffith Show plots involving Knotts' character, Barney. And Norris thinks there may be something to the Fife aura.