Newswire: NBC renews Superstore for a second season

In a classic example of life imitating A.V. Club headlines, NBC has decided to renew its freshman comedy Superstore for a second season just a day after this very site’s review of the first season finale said that it “demands a renewal.” Did we make this renewal happen? If so, what other TV shows should we make sure get picked up? The Big Bang Theory? NCIS? Modern Family? Consider it done.

Anyway, news of Superstore‘s renewal comes from Deadline, which reports that the show has been pulling in pretty good ratings for a comedy on NBC, averaging 6.9 million viewers in “Live+7” (which is industry talk for people who watched it within a week of the initial airing). Interestingly, Deadline says that the show does especially well with households that make more than $100,000, possibly because it gives them a chance to see how …

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