By Ken Tucker
Updated December 24, 1999 at 05:00 AM EST

Best Bad Idea That Didn’t Make It To The TV Screen Fox’s Manchester Prep

Worst Bad Idea That Did Make It To The TV Screen UPN’s Shasta McNasty

Best ’60S Homage Jim Carrey’s free-love acceptance speech at the MTV Movie Awards

Worst ’60S Homage NBC’s The ’60s

Finest of New York’s Finest NYPD Blue‘s Rick Schroder, Law & Order‘s Jesse L. Martin

Most Ineffectual Title Changes Fox’s Ryan Caufield to The Badland to Ryan Caufield: Year One

Best Performance by a Former Happy Days Star Henry Winkler as a dentist on The Practice

Worst Performance by a Former Happy Days Star Don Most as a doctor on The Crow: Stairway to Heaven

Best Game-Show Guest Eddie Timanus, blind sportswriter and five-time winner on Jeopardy!

Worst Game-Show Guest Anyone who makes the peace sign upon being introduced on Who Wants to Be a Millionaire

Most Welcome Exits Home Improvement, The Nanny, Mad About You

Least Welcome Exits George Clooney from ER; Homicide: Life on the Street; Mystery Science Theater 3000