Ally McBeal was a cultural phenomenon in the late 1990's. The uni-sex bathroom, the use of music and ALly's fantasy flashbacks and asides - it remade what a TV show could and should be. It blazed the trail for later offbeat hits like 30 ROCK, VEEP and CRAZY EX-GIRLFIRIEND.
And being married to an attorney I also thought it was funny.
Here are two specs I wrote. Below are links to actual episodes.