We’ve all dealt with the trauma that follows having your favorite television show cancelled. Some endings are more peaceful, anticipated: for fans of ER, they were gifted a whopping 15 seasons (despite all of the original main cast moving on after the 11th season) and a one hour retrospective episode preceding a two hour series finale. Others are quick and cutting and demand a public outcry.

In our new world of social media and streaming services, sometimes the backlash works wonders – for example, when The Mindy Project was cancelled by Fox after its third season, fans took to their keyboards and the series was quickly picked up by Hulu. Family Guy is a more mainstream back-by-popular demand success ...

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