Question: I must say I am very pleased to finally know Fox's mid-season plans. However, could it be any more different from the mid-season schedule from way back in May? While the team-up of Prison Break and 24 gets me very excited about Monday nights, I am sorely disappointed in the placement of Bones. Such a great show deserves to get that American Idol boost on Tuesdays. Instead, the network does the complete opposite and pits it against a juggernaut like Lost. I realize that it still has the American Idol results show as its lead-in, but that certainly didn't make the mediocre Life on a Stick a hit last season. Also, though I never cared for the show, is Killer Instinct officially canceled now that Trading Spouses resides in its time slot? I hope you can clear these things up for me, Matt.
Answer: I'll do my best. First off, I can't for the life of me figure out why Fox even bothers to announce a mid-season schedule in May, because there are so many variables as a new season gets