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For many of us, shows on the WB were responsible for informing our early years, teaching us that love is complicated, your favorite actors had to start somewhere, good writing doesn’t always guarantee a second season, and that sometimes experiments in the TV lab go horribly awry. A quick scan of the list of the top WB television network shows reveals just how far showrunners, producers, and writers were willing to go to entertain us and grab those ratings. The result is a stellar and iconic list of shows that The WB should be proud of. And then there are the WB television series that will probably never be revived on Netflix, and are probably best to forget altogether.  

The best TV shows on the WB network did more than entertain us - they affected our everyday lives. Did you name your pet Lorelai or Rory? Or your daughter? Did you have a special stake you carved yourself and kept it in your bedroom just in case Buffy and Giles were right about the Hellmouth? How many family weddings and dance recitals did you tape over to keep up with the latest episodes of Supernatural, One Tree Hill, Dawson’s Creek, and Roswell?  

Sure, those are some of the superstars of The WB network shows line-up, but how about the unsung Everwood, starring a floppy haired yet adorable Chris Pratt before he guarded the galaxy? Or Jack & Bobby with a young Bradley Cooper and John Slattery pre-day cocktails on Mad Men? Young power struggled with puberty before power.  

The WB television network allowed Sex and the City’s Darren Star to go deliciously meta with Grosse Pointe, a good WB television TV series about the behind the scenes of a WB television network TV series. What’s better than making fun of big Hollywood insider stuff? Nothing.  

What was your favorite WB series? Young Americans where Ian Somerhalder first showed us a glimpse of those spellbinding eyebrows? The Wayans Brothers Show giving us Dupree? Blue Collar TV and the comedy sketch stylings of Jeff Foxworthy? A young Penn Badgely in Do Over before his days of heart robbery on Gossip Girl. Or are you forever loyal about your Gilmore Girls and squealed like it's 2000 when Netflix announced it was giving the show some new streaming time? Or does your heart lie with Felicity and that's why you're watching The Americans? Both? 

Upvote your favorite show from The WB television network and let the nostalgia in. 

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Sarah Michelle Gellar, Nicholas Brendon, Alyson Hannigan

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Gilmore Girls is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Gilmore Girls Lauren Graham, Alexis Bledel, Scott Patterson

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Charmed is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Charmed Holly Marie Combs, Alyssa Milano, Brian Krause

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Angel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Angel David Boreanaz, Charisma Carpenter, Alexis Denisof

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One Tree Hill is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
One Tree Hill Chad Michael Murray, James Lafferty, Hilarie Burton

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Sabrina, the Teenage Witch is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch Melissa Joan Hart, Caroline Rhea, Beth Broderick

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Scooby-Doo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Scooby-Doo Casey Kasem, Don Messick, Heather North

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Dawson's Creek is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Dawson's Creek James Van Der Beek, Katie Holmes, Michelle Williams

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Smallville is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Smallville Tom Welling, Michael Rosenbaum, Allison Mack

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Supernatural is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Supernatural Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Jim Beave

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Sister, Sister is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Sister, Sister Tia Mowry-Hardrict, Tamera Mowry-Housley, Jackée Harry

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Roswell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Roswell Shiri Appleby, Jason Behr, Katherine Heigl

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What I Like About You is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
What I Like About You Amanda Bynes, Jennie Garth, Wesley Jonathan

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The Wayans Bros. is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
The Wayans Bros. Shawn Wayans, Marlon Wayans, John Witherspoon

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Pinky and the Brain is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Pinky and the Brain Maurice LaMarche, Rob Paulsen, Tress MacNeille

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7th Heaven is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
7th Heaven Stephen Collins, Catherine Hicks, Jessica Biel

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Birds of Prey is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Birds of Prey Ashley Scott, Dina Meyer, Rachel Skarsten

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Smart Guy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Smart Guy Tahj Mowry, John Marshall Jones, Jason Weaver

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Brotherly Love is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Brotherly Love Joey Lawrence, Matthew Lawrence, Liz Vassey

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Felicity is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Felicity Keri Russell, Scott Speedman, Scott Foley

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Freakazoid! is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Freakazoid! Paul Rugg, David Kaufman, Joe Leahy

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Everwood is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Everwood Treat Williams, Gregory Smith, Emily VanCamp

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Reba is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Reba Reba McEntire, JoAnna Garcia Swisher, Steve Howey

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Channel Umptee-3 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Channel Umptee-3 Tara Strong, Rob Paulsen, David Paymer

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Summerland is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Summerland Zac Efron, Taylor Lautner, Lori Loughlin

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The Steve Harvey Show is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
The Steve Harvey Show Steve Harvey^! Cedric the Entertainer^! Merlin Santana

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Jack & Jill is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Jack & Jill Ivan Sergei, Amanda Peet, Jaime Pressly

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The Surreal Life is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
The Surreal Life Dave Coulier^! Jordan Knight^! Brigitte Nielsen

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Dragon Ball Z is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Dragon Ball Z Sean Schemmel, Christopher Sabat, Doc Harris

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The Oblongs is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
The Oblongs Will Ferrell, Pamela Adlon, Jean Smart

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Beauty and the Geek is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Beauty and the Geek Mike Richards, Sam Horrigan, Nicole Morgan

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Grounded for Life is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Grounded for Life Donal Logue, Megyn Price, Kevin Corrigan

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Grosse Pointe is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Grosse Pointe Lindsay Sloane, Bonnie Somerville, Kyle Howard

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Pinky, Elmyra & the Brain is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Pinky, Elmyra & the Brain Ben Stein, Nancy Cartwright, Rob Paulsen

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Jack & Bobby is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Jack & Bobby Christine Lahti, Matt Long, Logan Lerman

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Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The L... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Lost World Jennifer O'Dell, Lara Cox, Rachel Blakely

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The PJs is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
The PJs Loretta Devine, Ja'net DuBois, Pepe Serna

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Mission Hill is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Mission Hill Brian Posehn, Nick Jameson, Wallace Langham

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Aquaman is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Aquaman Pat Harrington Jr., Bud Collyer, Tommy Cook

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Blue Collar TV is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Blue Collar TV Larry the Cable Guy, Jeff Foxworthy, Bill Engvall

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Dead Last is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Dead Last Grace Park, Tyler Labine, Sara Downing

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Young Americans is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Young Americans Amanda Seyfried^! Daniel Radcliffe^! Dane DeHaan

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Kirk is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Kirk Danielle Fishel, Kirk Cameron, Chelsea Noble

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Twins is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Twins Melanie Griffith, Sara Gilbert, Mark Linn-Baker

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Nikki is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Nikki Nikki Cox, Christine Estabrook, Toby Huss

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Unhappily Ever After is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Unhappily Ever After Geoff Pierson, Kevin Connolly, Nikki Cox

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Hyperion Bay is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Hyperion Bay Carmen Electra, Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Christina Moore

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Generation O! is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Generation O! Tabitha St. Germain, Kathleen Barr, Jay Brazeau

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Rescue 77 is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Rescue 77 Christian Kane, Richard Roundtree, Robia LaMorte

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Glory Days is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best WB Television Network TV Shows/Programs
Glory Days Emily VanCamp, Julie Benz, Poppy Montgomery