If you've never seen "Jericho," the show whose cancellation drove fans to send more than 20 tons of peanuts to CBS headquarters earlier this summer, tonight's your chance. In an effort to drum up more support for the show, CBS will begin showing repeats from the drama's first season, starting with the first episode.
After the nut debacle, CBS ordered seven more episodes of the show — but executives cautioned that if the show doesn't get more viewers, it'll be pulled again (and, presumably, no quantity of food could save it a second time around). The network has even gone so far as to say that the more fans "Jericho" gets, the longer the show will live. I didn't watch "Jericho" in its first run, but frankly, I'm curious to see what all the fuss is about. To watch a couple of videos from CBS explaining the situation,
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