Visit TV Fan Excuse Bingo and print one copy of this game card for each player, refreshing the page before each print, or have the players print their own bingo cards. These instructions will not be printed. You can also select an embeddable card only version of the game or a multiple card version of the game when playing on line, or with a smart phone.
Click/Mark each block when you see or hear these words and phrases. When you get five blocks horizontally, vertically, or diagonally, stand up and shout "TvByTheNumbers.com". Or play as a drinking game and for every block you mark off, take a sip, and finish your drink each time you get five blocks in a row.
|It did better than [previous timeslot failure]||Nobody knew when it was on||Network XYZ is run by morons||TVbytheNumbers.com killed it||It does great internationally|
|Actor X is a showkiller||The network loves the showrunner/producer||TBS will save it||The CEO/producer's wife/son/gardener is on the show||It won its timeslot Its lead in is dragging it down|
|They released it digitally first before it premiered||They didn't promote it||TV FAN EXCUSE BINGO|
|Reality TV ruins everything||It does great in total viewership|
|The Parents Television Council boycotted it||It has great Internet buzz||Its night is too competitive||It deserves another season||It premiered too early|
|It's a niche show||The network doesn't listen to its fans||Who cares what they think?||Critics love it||It was a question on Jeopardy|