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Raising Hope (Fox)
There are lots of family comedies on TV these days, but few feature a goofy, overwhelmed twentysomething who unexpectedly becomes a dad thanks to his now-deceased serial killer ex-girlfriend. But therein lies the charm of the offbeat, but always funny Raising Hope. From My Name Is Earl's Greg Garcia, the perennial bubble show not only exhibited a very special brand of humor but also featured longtime acting vets Martha Plimpton, Garret Dillahunt and Cloris Leachman (keep in touch, Maw Maw) in roles far from what they're best known for. Although the show won't get a full season to say goodbye a la The Office or How I Met Your Mother, fans can sleep well knowing that Jimmy and Sabrina did get together and that Hope has zero chance of being as screwed up as her murdering mother. If that's not reason to celebrate, what is?