Live Poll: Most Obsessive Fans TV Series Edition

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Which TV franchise inspires the most loyalty and obsession? https://www.imdb.com/list/ls042163914/
Poll: https://www.imdb.com/poll/Fk1VaMF9AhE/
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Posted 3 months ago

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FYC
Firefly
Grey's Anatomy
The Simpsons
Battlestar Galactica (The New One)
NCIS
CSI Miami
Miami Vice or Nash Bridges
Hawaii 5-O
ER
Downton Abbey
Doc Martin
Poirot



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Alias Smith and Jones
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Interesting to see "Poirot" (1989-2013) in that list. It has a dedicated fanbase (me included), but compared to some other examples I haven't fans of the series being that much obsessive... 
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Is it for those who name their dogs as Gandalf and cats as Tauriel?
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riverotter,

Please change the title of your list from:
Most obsessive fans TV series edition

To:
Most Obsessive Fans TV Series Edition

For future reference:
When in doubt about capitalization, use this online tool:
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NarniaisAwesome

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Cool Dan, I will probably use that tool!
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TheMovieSmith

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Star Trek
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FYC:
Dallas
Mystery Science Theater 3000 (narrow fan base but you either hate it or love it)
I Love Lucy
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Only live action show or also cartoon?
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live action
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In my experience, it's the fans of whatever the latest megapopular show is.They switch from Lost to Game of Thrones to whatever.
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I agree to an extent. It seems like some show is always the new "must see" show that gets media attention 
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list updated
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FYC: Lost
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Even though I belong to that fanbase and it's mostly friendly, I guess "Twin Peaks" (1990-1991) and "Twin Peaks" (2017) very much qualify. Same goes with some of the Arrowverse shows, perhaps, particularly "Supergirl" (2015-).
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No pressure, but I honestly think you should add Dallas &I Love Lucy.  Both shows are old but have stood the test of time; they were probably biggest in their decades but they weren't only a passing fad.  Fans still gather at the Southfork Ranch (not to mention the craze of 'Who Shot J.R.?') and people still dress as Lucy when she fell in the grape vat.  Now there's even Lucy lotto tickets!  It's your list so it's up to you, but I think they deserve to be added.  Thank you.  :)
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FYC:
Doctor Who

Also remember the link back to this thread.
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FYC:

Dexter:  they're not nearly as bad as a few on the list but they're at least as vigilant as fans of "The Wire" and a few other series on the list; I love both shows, by the way : )

'Great idea for a poll. 
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Congratulations otter68 on your 8th live poll! As of 17-Apr-2019 7:42 PM Pacific your polls have 10,365 or more votes, for an average of 1,296 votes per poll.

Most Obsessive Fans TV Series Edition
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