Petition Worthy

Petition Worthy is a recurring series that revisits canceled TV shows that we wish had a longer lifespan. In some cases, we’ll also make a plea for them to be given another chance.

Explore the Petition Worthy archive below

Swamp Thing

The Tragic Case of ‘Swamp Thing’


DC’s environmentally friendly monster can’t catch a break on the screen. We look at the tragic history of their contemporary Swamp Thing show.

Reaper Tv Show

‘Reaper’ Gave the Devil His Due


The short-lived series was like ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’ for millennial slackers.

Karen Sisco

Before ‘Justified,’ There Was ‘Karen Sisco’


This rare female-fronted police procedural series played a small part in the creation of the more successful Elmore Leonard-inspired show.

Harpers Island

‘Harper’s Island’ Was Just a Little Ahead of Its Time


The anthology horror series just missed out on a trend which resulted in likeminded shows finding success on the small screen.

The Adventures Of Brisco Country, Jr

‘The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr.’ Brought Weirdness to the Old West


Saddle up and let’s revisit the one of television’s forgotten gems.


The Curious Case of ‘Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip’


’30 Rock’ did it better, but Aaron Sorkin’s short-lived series deserved more time.

Life As We Know It

‘Life As We Know It’ Was the Best Teen Drama No One Watched


Maybe they were too busy watching ‘The OC’ and ‘One Tree Hill.’

Pushing Daisies

‘Pushing Daisies’ Deserves to Come Back from the Dead


Bryan Fuller’s show was a little ahead of its time.