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Set during the Korean War, 'M*A*S*H' is a medical drama/black comedy following the stories of U.S. military doctors and support staff stationed overseas. In addition to treating patients and encountering combat, the team of the Mobile Army Surgical Hospital endures dramatic tension often occurring between enlisted men and drafted soldiers. After an 11-season run, more than 100 million viewers tuned in for the finale, a record that held until 2010.
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On February 28, 1983, the series finale, "Goodbye, Farewell and Amen," made television history by garnering the largest average number of viewers (105.9 million) and the largest total audience (121.6 million). The finale aired from 8 PM to 11 PM. At 11:03 PM, EST, New York City public works noted the highest water usage at one given time in the City's history. This was due to the fact that in the three minutes after the finale ended, approximately 77% of New York City flushed their toilets.