The W
Views: 128522766
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Color chart | Log in for more!
16.10.10 1950
The 7 - Random - Fox sucks.
This thread has 3 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
(3796 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (11 total)
J. Kyle
Banger
Level: 99

Posts: 135/2538
EXP: 9666966
For next: 333069

Since: 21.2.02
From: The Land of Aloha

Since last post: 19 days
Last activity: 1 day
AIM:  
Y!:
#1 Posted on 12.5.02 0506.15
Reposted on: 12.5.09 0514.48
I heard they've cancelled Undeclared and Family Guy. They've already axed the Tick, the Lone Gunmen, and any other new shows with promise other than 24. And no, I haven't forgiven them for the Critic's early demise. I really hope Richter and Greg make it... I can't stand them playing more than half their shows three times a week.
Promote this thread!
odessasteps
Scrapple
Level: 133

Posts: 503/5065
EXP: 27372220
For next: 480520

Since: 2.1.02
From: MD, USA

Since last post: 1217 days
Last activity: 1184 days
#2 Posted on 12.5.02 1455.45
Reposted on: 12.5.09 1459.04

Their greatest sin is cancelling Futurama, which has surpassed the Simpsons in terms of overall quality.
CajunMan
Boudin blanc
No longer registered
Level: 98

Posts: 440/2483
EXP: 9395092
For next: 259295

Since: 2.1.02
From: Give me a Title shot!

Since last post: 2188 days
Last activity: 1326 days
#3 Posted on 12.5.02 1619.14
Reposted on: 12.5.09 1625.23
Their Coverage of NASCAR is Good.
"crank it up!"
Ryan1420
Linguica
Level: 21

Posts: 49/73
EXP: 47102
For next: 2842

Since: 6.3.02
From: IL

Since last post: 4980 days
Last activity: 4903 days
#4 Posted on 12.5.02 1745.44
Reposted on: 12.5.09 1748.36
Personally, I don't see Andy Richter's show or Greg The Bunny lasting very long. It's a shame though.. they seem like decent shows. I hope they prove me wrong.
evilwaldo
Lap cheong
Level: 81

Posts: 193/1597
EXP: 4831179
For next: 161691

Since: 7.2.02
From: New York, NY

Since last post: 4497 days
Last activity: 4277 days
AIM:  
#5 Posted on 12.5.02 1927.50
Reposted on: 12.5.09 1929.01
Every time I watch NASCAR I feel like my teeth are going to fall out and I should go to Wal-Mart to buy myself some wifebeaters.

CajunMan
Boudin blanc
No longer registered
Level: 98

Posts: 442/2483
EXP: 9395092
For next: 259295

Since: 2.1.02
From: Give me a Title shot!

Since last post: 2188 days
Last activity: 1326 days
#6 Posted on 12.5.02 2001.52
Reposted on: 12.5.09 2006.40

    Originally posted by evilwaldo
    Every time I watch NASCAR I feel like my teeth are going to fall out and I should go to Wal-Mart to buy myself some wifebeaters.





That must be NBC's Nascar coverage you are talking about, all they do is wear out that Metallica song.
MoeGates
Boudin blanc
Level: 94

Posts: 478/2259
EXP: 8150041
For next: 206647

Since: 6.1.02
From: Brooklyn, NY

Since last post: 11 days
Last activity: 1 day
#7 Posted on 12.5.02 2027.22
Reposted on: 12.5.09 2029.02
I thought the Andy Richter show sucked, which is a shame since I loved him on Conan. I have the feeling it's going to be one of those shows where Andy is doing an interview when he's famous for something else in 10 years and the host asks "what was up with your first sitcom?" and Andy says something like "well, the producers made me do stuff I didn't think was me, but I was so exited just to have a show I'd do anything."

Moe
Y2Disco
Mettwurst
Level: 30

Posts: 81/162
EXP: 156570
For next: 9301

Since: 2.1.02
From: Pennsburg, PA

Since last post: 4900 days
Last activity: 4654 days
AIM:  
#8 Posted on 12.5.02 2038.02
Reposted on: 12.5.09 2043.15
They axed Undeclared? That was one of my favorite new shows on TV, along with Bernie Mac and Greg the Bunny. What a shame.
Didn't they try to cut Family Guy once before?
quagmire
Mettwurst
Level: 30

Posts: 113/158
EXP: 150429
For next: 15442

Since: 31.1.02
From: Springfield, MA

Since last post: 4889 days
Last activity: 1994 days
#9 Posted on 13.5.02 0033.03
Reposted on: 13.5.09 0055.39

    I thought the Andy Richter show sucked, which is a shame since I loved him on Conan.


i completely agree, but given that he isn't such a big name (i love how they referred to him as conan o'brien's sidekick in the previews) this may have been his only chance to get his own tv show. so if it fails, at least he can say he gave it a try.


    Didn't they try to cut Family Guy once before?

many times, i think. it was great how they would move it into such great time slots (thursday at 8:30) and show the ratings as evidence of how well liked it was. that and the fact they rarely had commercials/previews of new episodes other than right after the show ended.
if malcolm in the middle is as popular as they claim it is, why not move it out of the sunday 8:30 slot, switch it to thursdays at 8:30, and see how well it really does? switch it with family guy and i'm sure the ratings would tell a different story. but i'm just bitter and it's a moot point now.
i would have liked to seen comedy central pick up family guy, but i saw they were seeing if upn was interested.

(edited by quagmire on 13.5.02 0134)

(edited by quagmire on 13.5.02 0134)
Net Hack Slasher
Banger
Level: 103

Posts: 155/2805
EXP: 11276893
For next: 194552

Since: 6.1.02
From: Outer reaches of your mind

Since last post: 4679 days
Last activity: 3099 days
#10 Posted on 13.5.02 0224.32
Reposted on: 13.5.09 0225.21
I'm guessing quagmire is a fan of the show...LOL

It is absolutly insane ending up putting family guy on Thursday at 8ish. I bunch of there demographic (teenagers and idiotic college kids *us*) is making a little men in tights program on UPN the number 4 spot over Family Guy's Fox.

That show always seems to be on life support every summer, hopefully they don't pull the plug.
OlFuzzyBastard
Knackwurst




Since: 28.4.02
From: Pittsburgh, PA

Since last post: 154 days
Last activity: 130 days
AIM:  
#11 Posted on 14.5.09 0816.20
Don't worry, seven years ago people - through the magic of DVD and adult swim, Family Guy will eventually become a headless lifeless corpse that will refuse to die, eventually consuming all of humanity in a barrage of increasingly poor knockoffs and Stewie t-shirts.
ALL ORIGINAL POSTS IN THIS THREAD ARE NOW AVAILABLE
Thread ahead: 24 (a brand new thread)
Next thread: Episode II - NY Timesw Review
Previous thread: CNNSI is shutting Down Tuesday!!
(3796 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
Related threads: Anybody watch the Playboy Playmate Special on FOX? - X-Files Really Does Jump the Shark - The Rock on MadTV? - More...
The 7 - Random - Fox sucks.Register and log in to post!

The W™ message board - 7 year recycle

ZimBoard
©2001-2015 Brothers Zim
This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.267 seconds.