Year in Review
Worst Tv Decisions 2016

2016 in Review: 10 Dumb Things TV Did

What were they thinking?

TVLine readers have wondered (or ALL-CAPS SHOUTED) that more than a few times over the past year, as the well-paid people who fit TV shows into the boxes in our den occasionally make decisions that are, to put it politely, dubious.

We are not talking here about cancellations; that’s low-hanging fruit, well-discussed in dozens of other places on this site. Rather, TVLine has rounded up other kinds of missteps, from highly questionable cast cuts to head-scratching pilot orders to moves that could be described as morally misguided.

Check out the gallery at right (or click here for direct access) and then hit the Comments with your own picks for 2016’s dumbest decisions.