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There's no business like family business

Working together sure can be hard when you're related

By Robert Isenberg
Special to MSN TV

Everybody hates office politics -- especially when you're related to all your co-workers. But even today, couples start companies, children take over and grandchildren inherit the keys. For family businesses, a job isn't just a job; it's also an extension of home, and all the love and chaos that home life entails.

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To mark the premiere of "Family Tools," we decided to round up some of our favorite family businesses from prime-time TV. What would they be known for? What would their classified ads look like? Whether it's a restaurant, a corner store, or dealing contraband, mom-and-pop operations put family first -- and money a very close second.

"Family Tools" premieres Wednesday, May 1 at 8:30 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.

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