This week’s topic had me ready to go, as I always seem to get invested in a television show that subsequently gets yanked off the air. It cracks me up when people say that a show was cancelled too soon if it was pulled after ten years (Friends, Frasier). Honestly, at that point, the story has been told. It might be funny to tell it again, but the story was told. I always think of Cheers though, which was the dead last ranked show at #77 according to Nielsen the week it made its debut. Thanks to Brandon Tartikoff it stayed on the air, but all too often shows don’t get the chance to stick around.
So here is my list of 10. Oddly enough, many people appear in more than one of these shows before finding the show that kept them on the air . . . . Continue reading