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What Fans of Abruptly Canceled Shows Talk About

I “Like” a lot of shows on Facebook. Why? I could say it’s because I like having my Feed updated with news reports and interesting links about who’s going to be on this week’s Simpsons episode or about a wood carving of Ron Swanson that I can’t [...]

By Joshua Kurp

ABC Mercy Kills Work It

After two episodes — one more than we thought it would last — ABC has pulled the plug on the maybe-offensive, definitely-terrible Work It. Despite its second episode getting better ratings than most of NBC's Thursday night lineup, [...]

By Adam Frucci

Unbelievably, People Are Still Watching Work It

Really? 5.1 million people watched ABC's Work It last night? At least it's fewer than last week; maybe next week it'll be a little less. Slow and steady wins the cancellation.

By Hallie Cantor

The Best, Most Brutal Quotes From Reviews of Work It

ABC premieres Work It tonight, a show about two dudes dressing up as women in order to get jobs during a "mancession," and it's gotten some of the absolutely worst reviews of any new show this season. The premise is offensive! The fact that [...]

By Adam Frucci

Work It Is Already Offending Tons of People Before Its First Episode

LGBT advocacy groups have mounted a full-scale campaign against ABC's Work It, the drag comedy airing Jan. 3. GLAAD has asked ABC not to air the show, noting that “transphobia is still all too prevalent in our society and this show will only [...]

By Hallie Cantor

So That’s Why Work It Went to Series

The latest hip Hollywood thing to know about is the Friends mafia. Yes, there is a secret cabal of writers for Friends who, seven years after the finale, still get all their show ideas developed instantly without any problems because, well, [...]

By Hallie Cantor