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Does TLC's 'C' Stand for Crazy?

Rejected ideas for more of the network's circus-freaky-sounding docs

With The Woman With Giant Legs (Nov. 9, 8 p.m.), TLC continues its season of circus-freaky-sounding docs (Half Ton Mom, Purity Balls, I Didn't Know I Was Pregnant). If you think those are odd, we stumbled upon the network's brainstorm notepad, full of rejected ideas.

The Man Who Ate Cats
Racist Babies
I Didn't Know I Was Pregnant With a Half-Ton Fetus
The Girl Who Never Shaved Her Legs
Teens Who Drive Fast
Babies With Body Odor
Little People, Big Feet
Promiscuity Balls
The Man With Really Small Ankles
Agoraphobic Dwarves

Originally posted Oct 31, 2008 Published in issue #1019 Nov 07, 2008 Order article reprints

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