23 January 2013 10:33 PM, PST | Scott Feinberg | See recent Scott Feinberg news »

By Rachel Bennett

Television Editor & Columnist


It may be only January, but it’s time to think about the next TV season.

As the networks begin to order pilots, it’s just another reminder that some of our favorite programs may not make it another year — new shows have to go somewhere, right?

As a result, during the pilot acquisition process, it’s also necessary to look at what series can get cut. Some already have (goodbye, ABC’s Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23), whereas others we won’t know the fates of until later this year.

There are always shows that are “on the bubble,” meaning they could either stay or go based on ratings, and somehow NBC’s Parks and Recreation has consistently been one of them. I’ve been worried lately that the beloved comedy won’t make it to six seasons, especially »

- Rachel Bennett

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