8 Sitcoms We Could Have Done Without

"Joey" (2004)

"Joey," a spin-off of "Friends," aired from 2004 to 2006 with 46 episodes. Despite Joey being a beloved character, the show couldn't capture the magic of the original and was canceled after two seasons due to declining popularity.

"Cavemen" (2007)

In 2007, ABC aired "Cavemen," a sitcom based on GEICO's popular cavemen commercials. The show received poor reviews and was listed by the Chicago Tribune as one of the "Top 25 Worst TV Shows Ever," lasting only 13 episodes.

"Fred: The Show" (2012)

"Fred: The Show," featuring the YouTube character Fred Figglehorn, aired on Nickelodeon in 2012. Despite Fred's online success, the show was poorly received, earning just 2 out of 10 stars on IMDb and was canceled after one season.

"Homeboys in Outer Space" (1996)

"Homeboys in Outer Space," a 1996 sci-fi comedy, followed two astronauts traveling in a winged car. Despite the actors' efforts, the show was panned for its writing and humor, and it was included in TV Guide's list of the 50 Worst TV Shows of All Time.

"Mad About Alice" (2004)

The BBC's "Mad About Alice" aired in 2004 and depicted the contentious relationship between a divorced couple. The show lasted only six episodes due to its unappealing portrayal of the couple's constant fighting.

"Marvin Marvin" (2012)

"Marvin Marvin," another Nickelodeon series starring Lucas Cruikshank, aired from 2012 to 2013. The show, about a teenage alien trying to fit in on Earth, was criticized for its unoriginal premise and received poor reviews, leading to its cancellation after 19 episodes.

"My Mother the Car" (1965)

"My Mother the Car," a 1965 sitcom, featured an attorney who discovers his car is the reincarnation of his mother. Despite its unique premise, the show was often confusing and inconsistent, lasting only 30 episodes.

"That 80s Show" (2002)

"That '80s Show," which aired in 2002, was not a spin-off of "That '70s Show" despite the similar names. Without any original characters from the '70s show and lacking originality, it was canceled after 13 episodes.