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TV's 10 most maligned comedies

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Next month in New York City, the broadcast networks will unveil a whole new batch of comedies that could either follow in the footsteps of The Big Bang Theory — or fall flat like I Hate My Teenage Daughter.

So that got us thinking: Just how many half-hours over the years, failed or otherwise, have become go-to synonyms for bad TV sitcoms? We know what you’re thinking — by golly, I’ve lost count! But here are 10 that have (and always will) serve as convenient punchlines.

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Michael Ansell/ABC

Baby Bob (CBS, 2002-03)

An unspeakable crime — and not just because fan faves like Adam Arkin, Elliott Gould, and Holland Taylor opted to star in a comedy about a six-month-old talking baby.