17 TV Shows That Lasted Too Long

Walking away from a hit is hard. But seeing it pass its peak is worse
Ryan Kwanten and Anna Paquin as Jason and Sookie Stackhouse on True Blood
John P. Johnson

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HBO's Eastbound and Down ended its four-season run last night, with critics arguing that the once-great show's final season was more "down" than anything. Sadly, Kenny Powers has a ton of company. Walking away from an established series may be hard, but watching it go on past its peak is tougher. Here are 17 shows that should have ended much (and in some cases much, much) sooner. Rob LeDonne

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