Originally Posted by InnocentBystander
that's why the best tv often gets the lowest viewership numbers. most people like to watch mind numbing garbage. shows like the wire hang on by their fingernails on subscription based networks, and they lose money because very few people watch them.
It's true. Look at critically adored comedies like Arrested Development and Community. Brilliant shows that few people find a way to enjoy but somehow Two Broke Girls kills it every week. That's a fail by North America in general.