Creators: Charles Correll, Freeman Fisher Gosden
Networks (Years): CBS (1951)

ANA started as a vilely racist (and-surprise!-exceedingly popular) radio show in the 1920s starring two white guys voicing buffoonish black characters. So when CBS decided to make it a TV show in 1951, they cast two black dudes and made a vilely racist TV show. Despite the attempted cover of using black actors, the show's original run got shut down two years later by a formal NAACP protest. Of course, episodes ran in syndication for 13 more years...