The 25 Worst TV Shows of 2012

19. Guys with Kids (NBC)

Stars: Anthony Anderson, Jesse Bradford, Zach Cregger, Tempestt Bledsoe, Erinn Hayes, Jamie-Lynn Sigler

Every year, there's at least one new sitcom centered around the idea that male slackers really aren't all that bad. In 2011, it was the CBS trainwreck How to be a Gentleman, starring a post-Entourage Kevin Dillon. This year, the obligatory show was NBC's Guys with Kids, a mostly laugh-free look at three dudes whose usual daily routines of talking sports and complaining about their significant others get upended by newborn children.

The humor was embarrassingly lazy: See, they're "bros" walking around with Baby Björns and looking overwhelmed by parenthood! That's so crazy, right? Who can't relate to that? The saddest thing about Guys with Kids: Two of its executive producers are Jimmy Fallon (who's also a co-creator) and SNL honcho Lorne Michaels, two funny guys who should know better.

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