28 Pop Culture Masterpieces That Nearly Didn’t Happen

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We're surrounded by pop culture franchises that everyone takes for granted. What you might not realize is that a lot of those zeitgeist staples almost didn't happen. Tons and tons of iconic, well-known books, movies, shows, songs, and even entire franchises almost landed on the scrap heap. Or did land on the scrap heap, and somehow got resurrected.

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