Do you ever find yourself watching a TV show so bad, it's amazing that it ever made it to air in the first place? The truth of the matter, though, is that it’s amazing that any show manages to make it to your TV set, let alone any of them managing to be any good. In fact, many shows are so troubled, problematic or so ill-advised that they never end up making it to air in the first place. Did you know, for example, that there was a game show based on the party game app Heads Up? A season’s worth of episodes of that show were filmed, and not a single one of them made it to air.
So the next time you find yourself in front of the “worst show you’ve ever seen,” remember it’s probably better than any number of terrible shows that never saw the light of day.
This one is just yikes all around.
Good Grief! How did this even happen?
They may as well have called it: "Raven and her friends The Cheetah Girls"
This was a bad idea from the start.
2003 was a very different time.
How bad could this have been for three networks to drop it?
Protip: Get permission when you need permission.
There's a way to rip yourself off, and this isn't it.
Dolly Parton is allowed to do whatever she wants. Have we not realized that?
Simpler times, simpler times...
Community was better anyway.
How did this get so far in the first place?
You know your show is bad when this happens.
Imagine shooting 65 episodes of something and never releasing it.
Roseanne just wasn't destined for a smooth return to TV.
Christopher Mintz-Plasse's sitcom was cancelled for a tragic reason.
3 years of the internet yelling: "Nobody wants this."
We could list the reasons this sounds like a bad idea... But you get it.
What was with the era of "We Have Lots of Kids" TV?
If something is truly "the worst" there is a responsibility to let us see it.
Reality TV producers should probably stick to reality TV.
Captain America would figure itself out just over a decade later.
To ABC's credit... this sounds boring.
What a way for a show to end.
It would take awhile for Star Trek spin-offs to fully take flight.
Klasky Csupo for adults? No thanks.
John Cho in a hangout sitcom? We actually want this!
Dane Cook and Jeffery Tambor never got this off the ground.
Garbage Pail Kids got left in the garbage.
Heathers was made at a very inconvenient time.
What random reality show generator spit this idea out?
Tucker Carlson could have stunk up our screens even earlier.
We could have told you this was a bad idea.
When your show gets cancelled, just throw it on DVD!
...and 2014 wasn't much better.
The 70s might have been... bad?
You can't replicate Game of Thrones by just... replicating Game of Thrones.
This is just the perfect storm of cancellable.
We'd love to see Bateman and Gas together some day!
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