Remember when Jimmy Fallon asked Twitter to ruin a movie title by adding one word to it? Well, it's not just the feature films he's after. A few days ago, the host of The Tonight Show challenged people to do the same with TV shows.

"It's Hashtags time! Add a word to the title of a TV show to change the meaning, and tag it with #AddAWordRuinATVShow," Fallon tweeted.

It didn't take long before Twitter accepted his call to arms. From Breaking Wind Bad to How I Met Your Grandmother, the responses people are coming up with are certainly... Intriguing. And while Fallon is choosing which ones to include in his next show, let's have a look at some of the best ones!

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Subrata Pradhan
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7 months ago

Actually this one should be the at the first.

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Looking at these tweets, one thing is crystal clear. There are loads, and loads, and loads of TV shows. But how do you know if the one you're watching is any good?

According to critic Kathryn VanArendonk, it has to feel like a novel. "This is maybe the oldest, most reliable way to tell us that your show is actually far more important than regular, dumb, mass-market TV," she wrote for Vulture. "It’s not TV — it’s literature, but with title credits and a ten-episode season order. It’s a trope that dates back all the way to 1995, if you can believe it! The Wire and The Sopranos are probably the shows that really ground this idea in our collective conversation and in spite of regular pushback from critics, it just will not go away."

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Iván Galarraga
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7 months ago

Trully going out with a Big Bang

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Next. Is it like a movie? The same logic from the last paragraph still applies, except such a show includes even more pointed implications of cinematographic sophistication, narrative complexity, and high production values. "It probably also implies the ability to swear and depict (usually female) nudity. The most egregious current example is Game of Thrones, which its creators recently described as “like a 73-hour movie.” More broadly, though, the impulse to tie prestige together with “cinematic” covers everything from Mr. Robot to Transparent to Big Little Lies to Fargo, and is regularly used without much precision about what, precisely, it means."

However, a dead giveaway that you’re watching something meaningless is you’re laughing. "At most, prestige TV should induce a wry chuckle or possibly a single, derisive snort. If you find yourself openly giggling, or — heaven forbid — actually full-out belly laughing, what you’re looking at is unquestionably not meant to stand the test of serious TV time. Is there a laugh track? Send it straight to the ephemera pile," VanArendonk said. But keep in mind that these criteria don't apply to nonfiction TV commentary.

If you're looking for a new show, consider scrolling through IMDB's Top Rated TV Shows or Rotten Tomatoes' Best TV Shows. There are many fish in the sea and catching the right one can be tricky. But it's definitely out there somewhere! Good luck.

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glowworm2
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7 months ago

The funny part is that a lot of the contestants on that show are actually from other countries.

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athornedrose
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7 months ago

isn't this just house?

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N G
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7 months ago

I'll not be there for you...

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ZoeIsHahaha
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7 months ago

Okay then

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Ruth Mayfly
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7 months ago

It's a crappy game show. Literally.

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glowworm2
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7 months ago

Oh no! That's hilarious!

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Madalena Isabel
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7 months ago

I would love to watch that

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Madalena Isabel
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7 months ago

Depends, will karma pay me back..?

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Iván Galarraga
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7 months ago

Don't miss the sequel "The Wonder Bread Years"

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Why?
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7 months ago

He should be in the same place on the left.

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Joanna Dumont
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7 months ago

thats so true

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Ruth Mayfly
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7 months ago

It's a mashup of 'Dora' and 'Cars'

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Iván Galarraga
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7 months ago

More times than you know

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Why?
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7 months ago

I don't want any sequels!

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Andres Tejeda
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7 months ago

Nudist parks and rec

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Iván Galarraga
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7 months ago (edited)

The not so known sequel to the little cabin in the woods

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MagicalUnicorn
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7 months ago

i'd watch that, sounds like improvement :)

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glowworm2
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7 months ago

"Now where did the angel touch you, son?"

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glowworm2
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7 months ago

I would watch that show!

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Teresa Thomas
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7 months ago

Shark tank for kids? Could be cute!

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Colin L
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7 months ago

With benefits.

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Colin L
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7 months ago

It was always thus.

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Elizabeth Schuyler
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7 months ago

Chris Pratt intensifies.

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Iván Galarraga
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7 months ago

Not the same city than The Big Gang Bang Theory city

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lorrie rothstein
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7 months ago

rick. rolling

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Iván Galarraga
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7 months ago

Mr President, I'mma let you finish

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Elizabeth Schuyler
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7 months ago

mood

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Gretchen Jones
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7 months ago

Omg is that Weird Al Yankovic?!?!?!?

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