Yes, one of the things I loved about the old series is it showed people legitimately failing or having things not work out as planned
In other shows if someone was a high school drop out in the first season they would be a raging success by the third or fourth season.
I really thought, like other shows, the bike shop was going to be an amazing success. I love the fact that they incorporated the recession of the early 90's, which seemed to come out of nowhere for me (I was a kid so I was not exactly aware of economic forecasts).
Now, they have people fail just to give them an ex