Poll: 25 Shows of the 90's That Paved the Way for the New Golden Age of TV
A poll by rubyfruit76
Results of 5,246 votes:
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997)
The X-Files (1993)
Twin Peaks (1990)
The Simpsons (1989)
Babylon 5 (1993)
Law & Order (1990)
Tales of the City (1993)
NYPD Blue (1993)
Homicide: Life on the Street (1993)
Chicago Hope (1994)
The Daily Show (1996)
Northern Exposure (1990)
My So-Called Life (1994)
Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)
The Practice (1997)
Late Show with David Letterman (1993)
The Larry Sanders Show (1992)
Picket Fences (1992)
Politically Incorrect (1993)
I'll Fly Away (1991)
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