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Fox's Saturday Night ADHD Lineup to End in June

Fox's attempt at an Adult Swim-esque block of weird cartoon programming has met an unfortunate end. EW reports that the Saturday animation lineup ADHD (Animation Domination High-Def) is getting dumped by the network after drawing less-than-stellar ratings and a bunch of viewer complaints by Fox affiliates due to the lineup's "risque content." ADHD — which includes series Axe Cop, High School USA!, and Lucas Bros. Moving Co. — will continue to exist online and will be used to develop potential shows to air on Fox, but it will no longer air every Saturday night after its final broadcast on June 28.

Fox Dumps Its New Animated Show 'Murder Police'; Will Shop to Other Networks

Fox has pre-canceled its new animated series Murder Police, scrapping the show before it even airs, TV Guide reports. Executives at the network were apparently unhappy with early cuts of the show, which is why they left it off the 2013-14 schedule. The studio behind Murder Police is planning on shopping it around to cable once more episodes are finished. While there's no indication of what networks the studio is going to first, Adult Swim and TBS seem like likely contenders to grab the show.

Fox ordered 13 episodes of Murder Police last year. The show, from former Family Guy showrunner/Futurama writer David A. Goodman and newcomer Jason Ruiz, follows an inept [...]