8 TV Show Titles That Barely Made It Past the Censors

Kellie Freeze

In Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet, Juliet ponders,
"What's in a name?
That which we call a rose
By any other name would smell as sweet."

When network programmers are coming up with the names of TV programs, they try to pick something memorable, as the title can have a major effect on a series and help create a bit of buzz in an otherwise crowded media landscape. And, on occasion, TV producers have introduced a series with a title that is an eyebrow-raising gem.

In honor of Amazon’s new series, I Love Dick, we rounded up a few more TV titles that turn our ears red.

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