NBC eighty-sixes 'The Chopping Block'...

NBC eighty-sixes 'The Chopping Block' - Cooking show served up ...

There are 14 comments on the Zap2it.com story from Mar 27, 2009, titled NBC eighty-sixes 'The Chopping Block' - Cooking show served up .... In it, Zap2it.com reports that:

Marco Pierre White of 'The Chopping Block' Marco Pierre White may be among the world's greatest chefs, but his TV show wasn't right for the American palate.

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Dan

Canada

#1 Mar 27, 2009
I won't miss it
I prefer Hell's Kitchen / Kitchen Nightmares
and a BIG yay !!! for the return
of L&O : CI that one is my fave of the 5
Dan

Canada

#2 Mar 27, 2009
I won't miss it
I prefer Hell's Kitchen / Kitchen Nightmares
and a BIG yay !!! for the return
of L&O : CI that one is my fave of the 5
Andrew

Franklin, WI

#3 Mar 27, 2009
They might burnoff the remaining shows on Saturday nights if it comes back.
Yep

South Portland, ME

#4 Mar 27, 2009
I watched about 15 minutes of the first episode and it was absolutely dreadful.
Amazed Gracie

Murray, KY

#5 Mar 27, 2009
Silverman gets another lesson on programming. We're sick of his reality crap! Too bad he's a failure as a student and programmer. He never learns. I wonder what his next reality gem will be.

L&O reruns of any year or show are better than most of the Silverman has ordered and promoted. He can't tell junk from quality and treats it all the same. What little good he has scheduled has been killed off because people are avoiding reality central NBC in favor of entertaining drama and comedy elsewhere.
smitty

Hayden, ID

#6 Mar 27, 2009
i watched the first episode well because nothin else was on and i fell asleep halfway through. It just wasnt good at all. And yay for Law and Order CI coming back.
Too bad

Durham, NC

#7 Mar 29, 2009
Sure, the show can be a bit slow at times, but it's a rather good show and should be kept going.

Oh well, there's always Hulu!
charlestonsurf

Huntersville, NC

#8 Apr 1, 2009
Big fan of top chef and hells kitchen. The chopping block was terrible.
Debbie

Washington, NC

#9 Apr 8, 2009
This really tees me off. You start watching a show and it gets axed. There are so many other mindless shows that are not worthy of even being on. I know it is just my opinion but don't ask the question if you don't want the answer! DAMN!
Sandi

Lebanon, PA

#10 Apr 8, 2009
This is CRAZY!! I would like to see the 5 final episodes, instead of repeats of law & order.
Fifi

Pittsburgh, PA

#11 Apr 10, 2009
I hate it when the networks decide to axe a show in the middle of a season. I have watched all of the Chopping Block episodes and would have liked to see who won, why oh why could they have not just aired the remanining episodes....its better than re-runs of a previous show...crazy!!!!
Michael

Huntington Beach, CA

#12 Apr 25, 2009
Marco is an amazing individual. The show wasn't well advertised, and in a horrible time slot. Against American Idol? Planned failure. The show itself could have been better conceptualized.
Andree

Avondale, AZ

#13 May 3, 2009
I wanted to watch that show. I never watch law and order, never.
Michael

United States

#14 May 18, 2009
Not surprising... I really enjoyed the show and Marco, but the contestants were unbelievably annoying.

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