Creators: Simon Fuller
Networks (Years): FOX (2002-Present)

Yeah, black people have won three out of nine American Idol seasons, but the obnoxious karaoke-fest isn't exempt from covert 'cism. For one, William Hung is the show's most famous Asian participant. When your viewers are the type of people who damn near riot when Ruben Studdard beat out Clay Aiken, such a limited scope of other cultures is a little dangerous. Not cool, dawg. Word to Randy Jackson.