The guys and I got to talking this morning about the best television shows that have gone away this decade.¬† You know, our favorite programs that ended between 2000-09.¬† Immediately, five shows sprang to mind for me.
1.¬† Six Feet Under (HBO, 2001-2005¬†)¬† About the Fisher family, who run their funeral home in Los Angeles.¬† Hour long drama.
2.¬† Arrested Developement (FOX, 2003-2006)¬† About the Bluths, a formerly wealthy and habitually dysfunctional family.¬† Half hour sitcom.
3.¬† Freaks and Geeks (NBC, 1999-2000)¬† About a teenage girl and her little brother as they navigated the 1980-81 school year in a Detroit suburb.¬† Hour long drama.
4.¬† Lonely Planet (now known as Globe Trekker--check local listings)¬† Adventure tourism, inspired by the Lonely Planet travel guide books.¬† Hour long¬†reality.
5.¬† The Sopranos (HBO,1999-2007)¬† About Tony Soprano and the balancing of his home life and his work life.¬† Hour long drama.