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Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 12:54 pm
by Jaymann
I saw this on Mr. Fed's Twitter feed. The examples they gave were:

Dawson's Creep
Pig Bang Theory

I came up with:

The Wonder Rears

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 1:06 pm
by McNutt
Wombstone

Oops, that's a movie.

Magnum PP

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 1:19 pm
by Blackhawk
Monster Shits

Welcome to Poop Corner

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 2:04 pm
by Unagi
R.A.S.H.

Family Pies

Miami Rice

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 2:12 pm
by hentzau
B.J. And The Rear

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 2:24 pm
by Alefroth
Glop

The X-Piles

Flee

Stranger Thongs

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 2:47 pm
by Hrdina
Unagi wrote: Sat Nov 21, 2020 2:04 pm R.A.S.H.

Family Pies

Miami Rice
Not Miami Lice?

Happy Lays (might already have been done; I don't plan to google this)

Fight Court

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 3:09 pm
by Rumpy
S.H.I.P.S
Hex Education
The Grown
House of Lards
Lost in Spice
Cons of Anarchy

And for some older shows:
ill in the Family
Nappy Days
Some Improvement
Saved by the Bill

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 3:18 pm
by Jaymann
Two and a Half Meh

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 4:07 pm
by Isgrimnur
The Big Bank Theory

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 4:24 pm
by dbt1949
Gays of our Lives
(not sure that would ruin it tho)

My Mother the Cat
Twilight Bone
Undercover Loss
One Gay at a Time
The Amazing Face
Mow
Criminal Mints

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 5:11 pm
by Kraken
The Walking Deaf
Faygo
Better Ball Saul

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 5:20 pm
by Holman
The best I've ever seen:

Muppet Rabies

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 5:39 pm
by Max Peck
As the World Burns
CHaPs
American Lickers (alternatively American Dickers)
Hogan's Zeroes
Chundercats
Little Louse on the Prairie
Homo Improvement
Wangs
My Three Sins
The Pukes of Hazzard
Snots Landing
Loogie Howser, MD

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 5:51 pm
by McNutt
The Love Goat

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 5:57 pm
by Jaymann
Breaking Dad

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 6:05 pm
by Jeff V
A life in the time of COVID show - Pod Squad.

How about omitting a letter entirely? Friends >> Fiends

The life and times of stoners in the 70's - H*A*S*H

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 6:06 pm
by LawBeefaroni
Barney Killer


X-Piles - proctologist investigates mysterious hemorrhoids.

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 6:08 pm
by LawBeefaroni
Jeff V wrote: Sat Nov 21, 2020 6:05 pm

How about omitting a letter entirely? Friends >> Fiends
Or "Friend". A guy and his one friend do stuff.




The Facts of Lift. Aircraft engineers live in a boarding house. Hijinks ensue.

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Sat Nov 21, 2020 6:18 pm
by Jeff V
LawBeefaroni wrote: Sat Nov 21, 2020 6:08 pm
Jeff V wrote: Sat Nov 21, 2020 6:05 pm

How about omitting a letter entirely? Friends >> Fiends
Or "Friend". A guy and his one friend do stuff.
That friend could be a fiend though, a toxic relationship (and much hilarity ensues).

The Hickey Mouse Club
The Price is Fight
Stat Trek (a sitcom set inside the 538 offices).

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2020 3:59 pm
by coopasonic
dbt1949 wrote: Sat Nov 21, 2020 4:24 pm Gays of our Lives
(not sure that would ruin it tho)
Days of Our Wives?

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2020 4:27 pm
by Jeff V
coopasonic wrote: Mon Nov 23, 2020 3:59 pm
dbt1949 wrote: Sat Nov 21, 2020 4:24 pm Gays of our Lives
(not sure that would ruin it tho)
Days of Our Wives?
Days of Our Hives. A sit-com about a lovely young woman who is allergic to everything in nature. When she unexpectedly bumps into a hive of murder hornets, the breakouts begin and hilarity ensues.

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2020 4:54 pm
by Rumpy
Deep, or alternatively Peep, as derivatives of Veep. Both sound like porn titles :D

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2020 5:08 pm
by stimpy
dbt1949 wrote: Sat Nov 21, 2020 4:24 pm My Mother the Cat
What is the original title?
My Mother the Bat?

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2020 5:10 pm
by Isgrimnur
:auto-car:

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2020 5:11 pm
by Jaymann
My Mother the Car

From the same era:

I'm Dicking, he's Fenster

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2020 5:14 pm
by stimpy
Wtf?
Lol....I'm going to have to try and dig that one up.
A quick search shows it was rated the 2nd worst tv series ever, right behind Jerry Springer!!!

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2020 5:22 pm
by Jeff V
Hat Patrol - a drama taking place in a town that has a local ordinance requiring residents wear silly hats at all times. The story follows a squad of law enforcement charged with brutal enforcement of this ordinance.

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2020 6:36 pm
by Max Peck
Get Shart
Green Acnes
Lust in Space
The Perv Griffin Show

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2020 6:38 pm
by coopasonic
Max Peck wrote: Mon Nov 23, 2020 6:36 pm Get Shart
Green Acnes
Lust in Space
The Perv Griffin Show
I dunno, I think I have seen Lust in Space on Cinemax late night and it wasn't bad. Now, List in Space would probably suck... Last in Space might be interesting. Lest in Space is a bit highbrow for my tastes.

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2020 6:46 pm
by Jeff V
Sod Squad - a reality show following a band of immigrant lawncare workers as they struggle to keep a suburban subdivision green in the midst of a persistent drought. I know exactly where they can film the first season.

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2020 9:25 pm
by dbt1949
Knight Wider
6 Million Dollar Fan

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2020 10:16 pm
by YellowKing
Time for some reality shows:

America's Top Modem

The Amazing Rape

The Masked Ginger

American Lickers

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2020 11:04 pm
by Zaxxon
The Big Bong Theory
The Clown
Stab Trek
Altered Carton
The Walking Head

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2020 11:15 pm
by Max Peck
Death Valley Gays
Sister Ed
Sassie
F*ck Rogers in the 25th Century
Saturday Wight Live (Technically it should be Saturday Wight Unlive, but rules is rules.)

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2020 11:16 pm
by Isgrimnur
Zaxxon wrote: Mon Nov 23, 2020 11:04 pm Stab Trek
You beat me to this one by minutes.

Re: Ruin a TV Show by Changing One Letter

Posted: Mon Nov 23, 2020 11:17 pm
by Isgrimnur
Max Peck wrote: Mon Nov 23, 2020 11:15 pm Saturday Wight Live (Technically it should be Saturday Wight Unlive, but rules is rules.)
All the college football fans are watching Saturday Night Dive.